The next closest Ranger to a starting spot is Josh Hamilton, who is fourth among outfielders.
Michael Young is third at third base, trailing the Rays' Evan Longoria and the Yankees' Alex Rodriguez. Ian Kinsler is third at second base, behind the Yankees' Robinson Cano and Dustin Pedroia of the Boston Red Sox.
Expect there to plenty of changes before voting at MLB.com ends July 1.
For example, don't count on Taylor Teagarden, who has been demoted to Double-A Frisco, remaining in fourth place in the voting for catchers.