|AL PITCHERS||POS||TEAM||BTP||NL PITCHERS||POS||TEAM||BTP|
|1||Berrios, Jose 3791||pi sp||min al||4.0||1||Scherzer, Max 2588||pi sp||dc nl||3.7|
|2||Severino, Luis 3567||pi sp||nyy al||3.0||2||Corbin, Patrick 3027||pi sp||ari nl||3.0|
|3||Cole, Gerrit 3232||pi sp||hou al||3.0||3||Pivetta, Nick 3825||pi sp||phi nl||3.0|
|4||Carrasco, Carlos 2885||pi sp||cle al||2.7||4||Taillon, Jameson 3658||pi sp||pit nl||2.7|
|5||Morton, Charlie 2503||pi sp||hou al||2.7||5||Godley, Zack 3538||pi sp||ari nl||2.0|
|6||Price, David 2593||pi sp||bos al||2.7||6||Maeda, Kenta 3609||pi sp||lad nl||2.0|
|7||Kluber, Corey 3200||pi sp||cle al||2.0||7||Ryu, Hyun-Jin 3139||pi sp||lad nl||2.0|
|8||Verlander, Justin 2112||pi sp||hou al||2.0||8||Wheeler, Zack 3204||pi sp||nym nl||2.0|
|9||Diaz, Edwin 3690||pi cp||sea al||2.0||9||Lyles, Jordan 3100||pi mr sp||sd nl||2.0|
|10||Osuna, Roberto 3512||pi cp||tor al||2.0||10||Mahle, Tyler 3929||pi sp||cin nl||2.0|
|AL BATTERS||POS||TEAM||BTP||NL BATTERS||POS||TEAM||BTP|
|1||Sano, Miguel 3527||3b||min al||3.0||1||Polanco, Gregory 3361||rf||pit nl||2.5|
|2||Bogaerts, Xander 3383||ss||bos al||2.5||2||DeJong, Paul 3827||ss||stl nl||2.5|
|3||Upton, Justin 2411||lf||ana al||2.0||3||Martinez, Jose 3830||1b||stl nl||2.5|
|4||Ramirez, Hanley 2119||1b dh||bos al||2.0||4||Freeman, Freddie 2887||1b||atl nl||2.5|
|5||Gregorius, Didi 3184||ss||nyy al||2.0||5||McCutchen, Andrew 2637||cf rf||sf nl||2.0|
|6||Betts, Mookie 3404||rf||bos al||1.7||6||Yelich, Christian 3334||lf rf||mil nl||2.0|
|7||Alvarez, Pedro 2817||dh ph||bal al||1.7||7||Villanueva, Christian 3930||3b||sd nl||1.7|
|8||Alonso, Yonder 2945||1b||cle al||1.5||8||Bruce, Jay 2453||rf||nym nl||1.5|
|9||Smoak, Justin 2731||1b||tor al||1.5||9||Harper, Bryce 3011||rf||dc nl||1.5|
|10||Mazara, Nomar 3614||rf||tex al||1.5||10||Baez, Javier 3395||2b 3b||chi nl||1.5|
Twins pitcher Jose Berrios leads Box-Toppers first weekly player rankings report after two weeks of the season.
Top 10 playersHere are the top 10 players in Box-Toppers points (BTP) for the 2018 season as of April 12:
|1||Berrios, Jose 3791||pi sp||min al||4.0|
|2||Scherzer, Max 2588||pi sp||dc nl||3.7|
|3||Severino, Luis 3567||pi sp||nyy al||3.0|
|4||Corbin, Patrick 3027||pi sp||ari nl||3.0|
|5||Sano, Miguel 3527||3b||min al||3.0|
|6||Pivetta, Nick 3825||pi sp||phi nl||3.0|
|7||Cole, Gerrit 3232||pi sp||hou al||3.0|
|8||Carrasco, Carlos 2885||pi sp||cle al||2.7|
|9||Taillon, Jameson 3658||pi sp||pit nl||2.7|
|10||Morton, Charlie 2503||pi sp||hou al||2.7|
Meanwhile, Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer leads National League players and ranks second overall.
Scherzer leads NL players with 3.7 Box-Toppers points. Miguel Sano of the Twins leads American League batters with 3.0 Box-Toppers points (and ranks fifth among all players). Gregory Polanco of the Pirates leads NL batters with 2.5 Box-Toppers points (while four NL batters have 2.5 points, Polanco ranks highest among them because he had the most 2017 Box-Toppers points of the group—5.5).
Last year’s Box-Toppers points leader, Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale, has 1.0 Box-Toppers points, ranked 16th among AL pitchers. Last season, his 25.1 points led all players.
So far this season, 160 different players have earned Box-Toppers Player of the Game honors. There are 16 players who have more than 2.0 Box-Toppers points. There are 10 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.
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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Tracking who most helps their teams win the most games, based on box score stats. A method to measure & compare baseball's top players.
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. Players earn Box-Toppers points 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.