Indians’ Bauer tops players for Sunday, June 16; Hader, Ryu rise in player rankings top 10

Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer is Sunday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Sunday, Brewers pitcher Josh Hader rises to second place in Box-Toppers season player rankings—increasing his lead among National League pitchers—after earning Player of the Game honors. Plus, Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu rises to fourth place in Box-Toppers season player rankings, becoming the sixth player in 2019 to reach 10 Box-Toppers points.

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Twins’ Kyle Gibson tops players for Friday, June 14; Astros’ Cole rises to 4th in player rankings

Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson is Friday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Friday, Astros pitcher Gerrit Cole rises to fourth place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning Player of the Game honors. Plus, Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer rises to ninth place on Box-Toppers “all-time” career points list, passing Alex Rodriguez.

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Box-Toppers’ All-Stars: A look at B-T point leaders by position in each league

With the first round of All-Star voting ending next week, here is a look at who is leading in Box-Toppers points at each position in both leagues.

Actually, because the 2019 season so far is a relatively small sample size—barely 40 percent complete—we’ll also look at top players since the start of the 2018 season.

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Sabathia, Pujols join Giambi, Beltran earning Box-Toppers points in a record 19 straight seasons

In 2019, CC Sabathia and Albert Pujols have tied Box-Toppers’ record for the longest streak of consecutive seasons earning at least one Player of the Game honor.

Both Sabathia and Pujols this season have earned Box-Toppers points for their 19th straight season (from 2001 to 2019). That ties the record held by Jason Giambi (1995 to 2013) and Carlos Beltran (1999 to 2017).

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White Sox’ Giolito tops players for Saturday, June 8; Hader, Giolito, Greinke rise in player rankings top 10

White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito is Saturday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day and rises to fifth place in season player rankings.

Also Saturday, Brewers pitcher Josh Hader, second place in season player rankings, increases his lead among National League pitchers after earning Player of the Game honors. Plus, Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke rises to 10th place in player rankings after earning Player of the Game honors.

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Cubs’ Hamels tops players for Friday, June 7; Astros’ Cole, Phillies’ Eflin rise in top 10 player rankings

Cubs pitcher Cole Hamels is Friday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Friday, two players rise in Box-Toppers season player rankings top 10 list after earning Player of the Game honors—Astros pitcher Gerrit Cole rises to fifth place and Phillies pitcher Zach Eflin rises to 10th place.

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Red Sox’ Chris Sale tops players for Wednesday, June 5; Rays’ Morton rises to 3rd in player rankings

Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale is Wednesday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Wednesday, Rays pitcher Charlie Morton rises to third place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning Player of the Game honors.

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Nationals’ Scherzer tops players for Sunday, June 2; Odorizzi, Giolito rise in player rankings top 10

Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer is Sunday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Sunday, two players rise into Box-Toppers season player rankings top 10 list after earning Player of the Game honors—Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi rises to fifth place and White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito rises to 10th place. Plus, Albert Pujols of the Angels rises to sixth place on Box-Toppers “all-time” career points list after earning AL Batter of the Day honors Sunday.

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Rockies’ Jon Gray tops players for Saturday, June 1; Astros’ Verlander extends player rankings lead

Rockies pitcher Jon Gray is Saturday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Saturday, Astros pitcher Justin Verlander extends his lead in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning American League Player of the Day honors.

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Dodgers’ Ryu tops players for Thursday, May 30, rises to 4th in player rankings; Rays’ Morton rises to 3rd

Dodgers pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu is Thursday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day and rises to fourth place in season player rankings.

Also Thursday, Rays pitcher Charlie Morton rises to third place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning American League Player of the Day honors.

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Brewers’ Brandon Woodruff tops players for Sunday, May 26; Twins’ Odorizzi rises to 7th in player rankings

Brewers pitcher Brandon Woodruff is Sunday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Sunday, Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi rises to seventh place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning American League Player of the Day honors.

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Nationals’ Corbin tops players for Saturday, May 25; Dodgers’ Bellinger rises to 3rd in player rankings

Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin is Saturday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Saturday, Cody Bellinger of the Dodgers rises to third place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning Player of the Game honors. Plus, Rays pitcher Charlie Morton and Astros pitcher Brad Peacock rise into Box-Toppers season player rankings top 10 after earning Player of the Game honors.

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Padres‘ Joey Lucchesi tops players for Friday, May 24; Indians’ Bieber rises to 3rd in player rankings

Padres pitcher Joey Lucchesi is Friday’s Box-Toppers Player of the Day.

Also Friday, Indians pitcher Shane Bieber rises to third place in Box-Toppers season player rankings after earning Player of the Game honors.

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