The possibility of having two Reds start for the National League team in the 2013 All-Star Game continues to look good after the latest voting totals were released by Major League Baseball on Sunday.
Both first basemen Joey Votto and second basemen Brandon Phillips continue to tally the most votes of any player at their respective positions. However, their lead has seemingly dwindled since the last couple of updates.
Joey Votto, Reds 2,677,813
Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks 2,270,886
Allen Craig, Cardinals 1,801,138
Brandon Belt, Giants 1,323,511
Freddie Freeman, Braves 1,181,657
Brandon Phillips, Reds 2,597,742
Marco Scutaro, Giants 2,272,484
Matt Carpenter, Cardinals 2,251,248
Chase Utley, Phillies 1,136,890
Daniel Murphy, Mets 1,088,224
Meanwhile, outfielders Shin-Soo Choo and Jay Bruce rank in the top 15 among National League outfielders, thus giving them a (very) outside chance of earning their way into the Midsummer Class...