Orioles' Tillman, D-Backs' Delgado top players for Friday, July 26

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Note: Box-Toppers is playing catch-up after time away. These are Box-Toppers results for Friday, July 26:

Orioles pitcher Chris Tillman is Friday's Player of the Day. Tillman pitched seven scoreless innings, gave up two hits and struck out eight in the 6-0 win over the Red Sox. 

Diamondbacks pitcher Randall Delgado is National League Player of the Day. Delgado pitched a complete game shutout in the 10-0 win over the Padres. 

Daniel Murphy of the Mets is NL Batter of the Day. Murphy hit two home runs, drove in five runs and went 4-for-5 in the 11-0 win over the Nationals. 

Edwin Encarnacion of the Blue Jays is American League Batter of the Day. Encarnacion hit two home runs, drove in five runs and went 3-for-4 in the 12-6 win over the Astros. 

Notable: Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw (8IP 1R 8K in the 2-1 win vs. the Reds) was Player of the Game and earned 1.0 Box-Toppers point, giving him 14.7 points for the season, in fourth place overall among players this season. 

Tillman receives 2.0 Box-Toppers points for being Player of the Day. Delgado receives 1.7 for NL Player of the Day. Murphy and Encarnacion each receive 1.5 for being top Batter of the Day in their league.

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

Top player from each game

Listed from highest to lowest Box-Toppers game score


MLB10.0Orioles 0000000  Chris Tillman (W, 13-3)7.020038
 9.0Tigers 0000000  Doug Fister (W, 9-5)8.031016
NL8.0Diamondbacks 0000000  Randall Delgado (W, 3-3)9.030013
 8.0Dodgers 0000000  Clayton Kershaw (W, 10-6)8.061108
 8.0Rockies 0000000  Tyler Chatwood (W, 7-3)7.0622011
 8.0Marlins 0000000  Henderson Alvarez (W, 1-1)6.020015
BAT7.0Mets Daniel Murphy 2B534500  00.000000
BAT7.0Blue Jays Edwin Encarnacion DH433510  00.000000
 6.0Braves 0000000  Mike Minor (W, 10-5)7.041105
 5.0`Nationals 0000000  Ross Ohlendorf 7.061128
 3.1Cubs 0000000  Matt Guerrier (W, 4-4)1.100002
 3.0Athletics Jed Lowrie SS413300  00.000000
 2.0Rays James Loney 1B512401  00.000000
 2.0Royals David Lough RF312200  00.000000
 1.0Indians Ryan Raburn DH622300  00.000000
 1.0Twins Chris Colabello PH, RF311201  00.000000

` Denotes that the pitcher had a no-decision in the game and did not pick up a win or a save.