Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee, who threw eight scoreless innings, struck out eight and gave up only two hits, was Thursday's Player of the Day. Lee led the Phillies in a 2-0 win over the Braves. Lee earns 2 Box-Toppers points.
Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, who struck out nine over six innings in a 3-1 win over the White Sox, was American League Player of the Game and earns 1.7 Box-Toppers points.
Oakland's Josh Reddick was American League Batter of the Day. He went 2-for-3, homered and drove in four runs in the A's 8-2 win over the Mariners. Reddick earns 1.5 Box-Toppers points.
Washington's Jason Werth was National League Batter of the Day. He hit a three-run homer and went 2-for-4, leading the Nationals in a 6-1 win over the Marlins. Werth earns 1.5 Box-Toppers points.
All other Players of the Game (listed in the chart below) receive one Box-Toppers point:
|MLB||14.0||Phillies||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Cliff Lee (W, 1-0)||8.0||2||0||0||0||8|
|AL||7.0||Royals||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Jeremy Guthrie (W, 1-0)||6.0||5||1||1||1||9|
|7.0||Cubs||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Travis Wood (W, 1-0)||6.0||1||0||0||2||4|
|7.0||Padres||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Eric Stults (W, 1-0)||5.0||3||0||0||2||7|
|BAT||5.0||Athletics||Josh Reddick RF||3||2||2||4||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|4.0||Orioles||Chris Davis 1B||3||1||2||4||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|3.0||Blue Jays||J.P. Arencibia C||4||2||3||2||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|BAT||3.0||Nationals||Jayson Werth RF||4||2||2||3||0||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2.0||Reds||Todd Frazier 3B||3||2||2||1||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1.0||Yankees||Brett Gardner CF||3||1||2||1||1||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1.0||Twins||Josh Willingham LF||3||1||1||2||1||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|