Wright trails Panda in 1st ASG balloting

WASHINGTON -- David Wright, who was overtaken by Pablo Sandoval late in the 2012 All-Star Game voting process, this time trails the Panda at the get-go.

Sandoval has a 127,176-vote lead over Wright in the first balloting released by MLB for the July 16 game at Citi Field.

The only other Mets position player appearing among the leading vote-getters at his position is John Buck, who ranks third at catcher.

First base

Joey Votto, Reds, 1,044,742

Brandon Belt, Giants, 513,371

Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks, 473,513

Adrian Gonzalez, Dodgers, 464,845

Freddie Freeman, Braves, 438,868

Courtesy of New York Mets

Second base

Brandon Phillips, Reds, 1,019,240

Marco Scutaro, Giants, 801,754

Chase Utley, Phillies, 524,219

Matt Carpenter, Cardinals, 439,239

Dan Uggla, Braves, 384,462

Third base

Sandoval, Giants, 1,094,475

Wright, Mets, 967,299

Chris Johnson, Braves, 386,811

David Freese, Cardinals, 375,428

Todd Frazier, Reds, 343,201


Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies, 1,025,844

Brandon Crawford, Giants, 668,140

Jean Segura, Brewers, 554,403

Andrelton Simmons, Braves, 372,844

Pete Kozma, Cardinals, 311,852


Buster Posey, Giants, 1,275,956

Yadier Molina, Cardinals, 938,911

Buck, Mets, 523,843

Jonathan Lucroy, Brewers, 313,574

Brian McCann, Braves, 285,600


Justin Upton, Braves, 1,184,249

Bryce Harper, Nationals, 1,182,532

Ryan Braun, Brewers, 945,665

Carlos Beltran, Cardinals, 847,924

Shin-Soo Choo, Reds, 734,755

Hunter Pence, Giants, 624,972

Andrew McCutchen, Pirates, 576,201

Angel Pagan, Giants, 572,400

Matt Holliday, Cardinals, 491,629

Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies, 482,719

Gregor Blanco, Giants, 475,662

Carlos Gomez, Brewers, 472,272

B.J. Upton, Braves, 420,104

Matt Kemp, Dodgers, 389,372

Jay Bruce, Reds, 374,852