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:
|MLB||7.0||Reds||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Bronson Arroyo (W, 6-5)||8.0||4||0||0||0||3|
|5.0||Braves||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Kris Medlen (W, 2-6)||7.0||7||1||0||0||6|
|5.0||Cardinals||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Lance Lynn (W, 8-1)||7.0||5||1||1||1||6|
|AL||3.1||Mariners||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Joe Saunders (W, 4-5)||6.1||5||1||1||1||5|
|BAT||3.0||Yankees||Mark Teixeira 1B||3||1||1||4||1||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|3.0||Phillies||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Kyle Kendrick (W, 6-3)||9.0||6||2||2||1||5|
|2.0||Athletics||Coco Crisp CF||5||2||4||1||1||1||0||0.0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1.1||Dodgers||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Stephen Fife (W, 1-0)||5.1||5||1||1||2||5|
|1.0||Astros||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||Erik Bedard (W, 1-2)||7.0||5||1||1||1||2|