Each day, MLB.com selects one player from each game whose performance stands out.
Homer Bailey | Reds 4, Mets 1
Given an early three-run lead, Bailey did the rest, limiting the Mets to just one run on six hits over eight impressive innings in the Reds' fifth straight victory.
Braun went 3-for-4, hitting a double and two homers, his 18th and 19th of the season.
Highlights » A.J. Burnett | Pirates 9, Indians 2
Burnett became the first Pirates pitcher since Doug Drabek in 1990 to win six consecutive starts, holding the Indians to two runs over 6 2/3 innings. Burnett has an ERA of 2.17 during his streak.
Scott Cousins | Marlins 4, Rays 3 (15)
Cousins had three hits, including a go-ahead triple in the 15th inning in Saturday's win over the Rays.
Davis' walk-off single in the 10th inning capped a day that saw the Blue Jays rally late against Cliff Lee.
Highlights » Doug Fister | Tigers 4, Rockies 1
Fister was sensational in his return from the DL, retiring the first 11 batters and firing six scoreless innings with six K's for his first win of the season.
Highlights » Jonny Gomes | A's 6, Padres 4
Gomes cracked a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the seventh inning to power the A's to their fifth consecutive victory.
Justin Grimm | Rangers 8, Astros 3
Grimm won his Major League debut, delivering a quality start by allowing three runs in six innings while striking out seven and walking none.
Hammel flirted with a no-hitter en route to tossing a complete-game, one-hit shutout.
Highlights » Matt Holliday | Cardinals 10, Royals 7
Holliday posted season highs with four hits and five RBIs, helping the Cards' cause in a decisive seventh to even the I-70 series.
Highlights » Jesus Montero | Mariners 7, Giants 4
Montero homered off Tim Lincecum and added two more hits while also scoring the go-ahead run.
Highlights » Alexei Ramirez | White Sox 5, Dodgers 4
Ramirez hit a two-run double, made a run-saving diving catch and then scored the winning run after being hit by a pitch and stealing second base.
Highlights » Ervin Santana | Angels 1, D-backs 0
Santana was perfect through 6 2/3 innings and completed a one-hit shutout at Angel Stadium.
Highlights » Jarrod Saltalamacchia | Red Sox 4, Cubs 3
Batting cleanup for the first time in his career, Saltalamacchia reached base three times, including a key two-run homer and a double.
Highlights » Mark Teixeira | Yankees 5, Nationals 3 (14)
Teixeira laced a go-ahead two-run double in the 14th inning to give the Yanks their eighth straight win.
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