Each day, MLB.com selects one player from each game whose performance stands out:
A.J. Burnett | Pirates 5, Astros 3
Burnett allowed two runs over 7 1/3 innings, backed by three home runs, as the Pirates began their longest trip of the season with a win.
Carp provided starter Jason Vargas all the offense he would need, hitting a two-out, two-run single in the first inning. Carp finished the game going 3-for-4, with a run scored.
Highlights » Chris Davis | Orioles 6, Rays 2
Davis laced a three-run double and added his 16th homer to help the O's snap a three-game skid.
The third baseman paced the Cardinals' 18-hit attack as St. Louis extended its winning streak to three games to cap its homestand at 6-1.
Highlights » Matt Harvey | Mets 3, D-backs 1
Harvey became the first player since 1900 to record 10-plus strikeouts while tallying two hits in his big league debut.
Highlights » Jason Kipnis | Indians 5, Tigers 3
Kipnis contributed with every at-bat, recording two hits, a sac fly and a walk in helping the Indians defeat the division-rival Tigers.
Highlights » Steve Lombardozzi | Nationals 8, Brewers 2
Lombardozzi hit a three-run triple during the second inning to help the Nats rout the Brewers.
Highlights » Travis Snyder | Blue Jays 10, A's 4
Snider's squeeze bunt gave the Blue Jays the lead and he added a key insurance run with an RBI double.
This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.