Reds' Bronson Arroyo (8IP 0R) is top player for Monday, June 3

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Reds pitcher Bronson Arroyo is Monday's Player of the Day. Arroyo allowed no runs over eight innings in the 3-0 win over the Rockies.

Mariners pitcher Joe Saunders is American League Player of the Day. Saunders allowed only one run over 6 1/3 innings in the 4-2 win over the White Sox. 

Mark Teixeira of the Yankees is AL Batter of the Day. Teixeira hit a grand slam in the 7-4 win over the Indians. 

Standings update: Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn rises to eighth place in player standings (see updated standings on the home page) for the 2013 season. Lynn (7IP 1R) was Player of the Game in the 7-1 win over the Diamondbacks. Lynn earns 1.0 Box-Toppers point Monday, giving him 8.4 for the season. 

Arroyo receives 2.0 Box-Toppers points for being Player of the Day. Saunders receives 1.7 for AL Player of the Day. Teixeira receives 1.5 for being AL  Batter of the Day. No National League batter was Player of the Game Monday, so no NL batters earn bonus points for NL Batter of the Day.

All of Monday's other Players of the Game (listed in the chart below) receive 1.0 Box-Toppers point:


MLB7.0Reds 0000000  Bronson Arroyo (W, 6-5)8.040003
 5.0Braves 0000000  Kris Medlen (W, 2-6)7.071006
 5.0Cardinals 0000000  Lance Lynn (W, 8-1)7.051116
AL3.1Mariners 0000000  Joe Saunders (W, 4-5)6.151115
BAT3.0Yankees Mark Teixeira 1B311411  00.000000
 3.0Phillies 0000000  Kyle Kendrick (W, 6-3)9.062215
 2.0Athletics Coco Crisp CF524111  00.000000
 1.1Dodgers 0000000  Stephen Fife (W, 1-0)5.151125
 1.0Astros 0000000  Erik Bedard (W, 1-2)7.051112