Wright takes commanding lead over Panda

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David Wright has overtaken Pablo Sandoval at third base in All-Star voting released Sunday.NEW YORK -- David Wright is moving toward claiming the starting assignment at third base for the National League in the All-Star Game.

Wright has surged ahead of Pablo "Kung Fu Panda" Sandoval by 842,186 votes in the final tally released before the completed results. He led the Giants third baseman by 128,831 votes nine days earlier.

Internet voting concludes Thursday at 11:59 p.m. Starting lineups will be announced Saturday.

The game will be held July 16 at Citi Field.

First base

Joey Votto, Reds 3,622,608

Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks 3,035,114

Allen Craig, Cardinals 2,525,399

Brandon Belt, Giants 1,804,152

Freddie Freeman, Braves 1,494,604

Second base

Brandon Phillips, Reds 3,411,839

Matt Carpenter, Cardinals 3,186,423

Marco Scutaro, Giants 3,142,783

Daniel Murphy, Mets 1,598,297

Chase Utley, Phillies 1,355,750

Third base

David Wright, Mets 4,452,282

Pablo Sandoval, Giants 3,610,096

David Freese, Cardinals 2,376,121

Chris Johnson, Braves 1,234,095

Ryan Zimmerman, Nationals, 1,072,563


Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies 4,072,834

Brandon Crawford, Giants 2,383,248

Jean Segura, Brewers 2,072,083

Pete Kozma, Cardinals 1,867,781

Andrelton Simmons, Braves 1,192,066


Yadier Molina, Cardinals 5,093,645

Buster Posey, Giants 4,674,847

John Buck, Mets 1,446,565

Miguel Montero, Diamondbacks 997,791

Brian McCann, Braves, 997,322


Carlos Beltran, Cardinals 5,013,806

Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies 2,928,606

Justin Upton, Braves 2,917,659

Bryce Harper, Nationals 2,902,393

Matt Holliday, Cardinals 2,697,608

Andrew McCutchen, Pirates 2,510,614

Hunter Pence, Giants 2,379,606

Ryan Braun, Brewers 2,331,774

Angel Pagan, Giants 2,016,370

Shin-Soo Choo, Reds 1,960,385

Jon Jay, Cardinals 1,825,513

Carlos Gomez, Brewers 1,746,318

Gregor Blanco, Giants 1,717,194

Jay Bruce, Reds 1,454,721

Domonic Brown, Phillies 1,427,696