|AL PITCHERS||POS||TEAM||BTP||NL PITCHERS||POS||TEAM||BTP|
|1||Santana, Ervin 2005||pi sp||min al||11.4||1||Kershaw, Clayton 2494||pi sp||lad nl||14.4|
|2||Sale, Chris 2806||pi sp||bos al||10.1||2||Scherzer, Max 2588||pi sp||dc nl||13.0|
|3||Carrasco, Carlos 2885||pi sp||cle al||9.4||3||Ray, Robbie 3502||pi sp||ari nl||10.0|
|4||Vargas, Jason 2055||pi sp||kc al||8.0||4||Wood, Alex 3246||pi sp||lad nl||8.0|
|5||Kimbrel, Craig 2825||pi cp||bos al||7.7||5||Greinke, Zack 1871||pi sp||ari nl||7.7|
|6||McCullers, Lance 3488||pi sp||hou al||7.7||6||Straily, Dan 3080||pi sp||fla nl||7.7|
|7||Keuchel, Dallas 3050||pi sp||hou al||7.4||7||Martinez, Carlos 3371||pi sp||stl nl||7.5|
|8||Quintana, Jose 3040||pi sp||chi al||7.0||8||Strasburg, Stephen 2736||pi sp||dc nl||7.4|
|9||Severino, Luis 3567||pi sp||nyy al||6.7||9||Holland, Greg 2906||pi cp||col nl||7.0|
|10||Kluber, Corey 3200||pi sp||cle al||6.0||10||Chatwood, Tyler 2856||pi sp||col nl||6.4|
|AL BATTERS||POS||TEAM||BTP||NL BATTERS||POS||TEAM||BTP|
|1||Judge, Aaron 3767||rf||nyy al||8.2||1||Adams, Matt 3220||1b||atl nl||6.5|
|2||Sano, Miguel 3527||3b||min al||7.5||2||Bruce, Jay 2453||rf||nym nl||6.0|
|3||Healy, Ryon 3685||dh 1b 3b||oak al||7.2||3||Harper, Bryce 3011||rf||dc nl||6.0|
|4||Encarnacion, Edwin 2098||dh||cle al||6.2||4||Altherr, Aaron 3563||lf rf cf||phi nl||6.0|
|5||Smoak, Justin 2731||1b||tor al||5.5||5||Goldschmidt, Paul 2935||1b||ari nl||4.7|
|6||Mancini, Trey 3766||lf 1b ph||bal al||5.2||6||Arenado, Nolan 3306||3b||col nl||4.5|
|7||Cabrera, Melky 2143||lf||chi al||4.7||7||Shaw, Travis 3544||3b||mil nl||4.5|
|8||Schoop, Jonathan 3307||2b||bal al||4.5||8||Rendon, Anthony 3258||3b||dc nl||4.5|
|9||Cano, Robinson 2092||2b||sea al||4.0||9||Posey, Buster 2745||ca 1b||sf nl||4.5|
|10||Upton, Justin 2411||lf||det al||4.0||10||Rizzo, Anthony 3063||1b||chi nl||4.5|
Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw remains atop Box-Toppers weekly player rankings for the seventh straight week.
Top 10 playersHere are the top 10 players in Box-Toppers points (BTP) for the 2017 season as of June 22:
|1||Kershaw, Clayton 2494||pi sp||lad nl||14.4|
|2||Scherzer, Max 2588||pi sp||dc nl||13.0|
|3||Santana, Ervin 2005||pi sp||min al||11.4|
|4||Sale, Chris 2806||pi sp||bos al||10.1|
|5||Ray, Robbie 3502||pi sp||ari nl||10.0|
|6||Carrasco, Carlos 2885||pi sp||cle al||9.4|
|7||Judge, Aaron 3767||rf||nyy al||8.2|
|8||Wood, Alex 3246||pi sp||lad nl||8.0|
|9||Vargas, Jason 2055||pi sp||kc al||8.0|
|10||Greinke, Zack 1871||pi sp||ari nl||7.7|
Meanwhile, the Box-Toppers points leader among National League batters changed since last week—Matt Adams of the Braves passed Jay Bruce of the Mets.
Kershaw has 14.4 Box-Toppers points, earning none since last week. He leads second-place player, Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer (13.0 Box-Toppers points). Kershaw also leads Scherzer among National League pitchers.
Here are the leaders in other key categories:
National League batters—Matt Adams of the Braves (6.5 Box-Toppers points) passes Jay Bruce of the Mets (6.0) to lead NL batters. Adams ranks 22nd among all players.
American League pitchers—Ervin Santana of the Twins remains in first place with 11.4 Box-Toppers points, earning no points in the past week. Second-place player is Chris Sale of the Red Sox (10.1). Santana ranks third among all players.
American League batters—Aaron Judge of the Yankees (8.2 Box-Toppers points) remains in first place, ahead of second-place AL batter Miguel Sano of the Twins (7.5). Judge ranks seventh among all players, the only batter among Box-Toppers’ top 10 players.
So far this season, 526 different players have earned Box-Toppers Player of the Game honors. There are 211 players who have more than 2.0 Box-Toppers points. There are 76 players who have made their Box-Toppers debut so far this season, the first time in their career they earned Player of the Game honors. Seven players debuted during the past week.
About Box-Toppers—Box-Toppers tracks who most helps their team win the most games. Using standard box score statistics, Box-Toppers uses a simple formula to determine a Player of the Game for each Major League Baseball game played. That player is the person who contributed most to his team’s win. In regular season games, players earn 1.0 Box-Toppers point for being named Player of the Game and can earn bonus points for being Player of the Day or top player or batter in their league for the day.
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