Reds' Votto leading vote-getter at first base
Major League Baseball has released the second set of results for All-Star Game fan voting.
The Reds have two players within striking range of being voted in by the fans. First baseman (and 2010 MVP) Joey Votto leads all other 1B contender by a comfortable margin, while Brandon Phillips is holding firmly to second place at 2B.
All-Star voting concludes in less than two weeks. The MLB All-Star Game will be on July 10th at 730pm on FOX.
Here are the voting totals to date;
NATIONAL LEAGUE ALL-STAR VOTING TOTALS
FIRST BASEJoey Votto, Reds: 2,108,725Lance Berkman, Cardinals: 851,373Freddie Freeman, Braves: 828,759Brandon Belt, Giants: 563,708Bryan LaHair, Cubs: 514,809
SECOND BASEDan Uggla, Braves: 1,341,088Brandon Phillips, Reds: 885,250Omar Infante, Marlins: 737,715Jose Altuve, Astros: 700,640Rickie Weeks, Brewers: 642,184
THIRD BASEDavid Wright, Mets: 1,358,992Pablo Sandoval, Giants: 1,103,650David Freese, Cardinals: 1,095,206Chipper Jones, Braves: 1,054,586Placido Polanco, Phillies: 635,782
SHORTSTOPTroy Tulowitzki, Rockies: 1,200,256Rafael Furcal, Cardinals: 1,183,096Starlin Castro, Cubs: 738,771Jimmy Rollins, Phillies: 684,754Jose Reyes, Marlins: 662,199
CATCHERBuster Posey, Giants: 1,713,839Yadier Molina, Cardinals: 1,576,199Carlos Ruiz, Phillies: 1,191,194Brian McCann, Braves: 1,012,743Jonathan Lucroy, Brewers: 588,710
OUTFIELDMatt Kemp, Dodgers: 2,589,464Carlos Beltran, Cardinals: 1,782,831Ryan Braun, Brewers: 1,553,356Melky Cabrera, Giants: 1,357,461Andre Ethier, Dodgers: 1,142,312Matt Holliday, Cardinals: 951,652Hunter Pence, Phillies: 861,555Michael Bourn, Braves: 768,049Shane Victorino, Phillies: 733,310Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies: 728,903Andrew McCutchen, Pirates: 728,522Angel Pagan, Giants: 722,820Jason Heyward, Braves: 717,121Jay Bruce, Reds: 655,098Martin Prado, Braves: 560,943