Sandoval moves up, Posey stays put in All-Star vote

Sandoval moves up, Posey stays put in All-Star vote
June 16, 2014, 9:45 am
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After the latest round of voting, Pablo Sandoval trails David Wright by 78,419 votes. (AP)

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With less than three weeks left in All-Star balloting, no Giants player is leading at his particular position, but one of making progress.

Pablo Sandoval stands in second place among National League third baseman with 973,221 votes, just behind the Mets' David Wright, who has 1,051,640 votes.

Sandoval leapfrogged Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado, who has been on the DL since May 24 with a broken left middle finger.

MLB.com released the latest standing on Sunday night.

Giants catcher Buster Posey (1,414,363 votes) remains a distant second place behind the Cardinals' Yadier Molina (2,003,557).

[RELATED: Posey passes concussion tests after scary foul tip]

Rockies' shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is the overall vote leader in the NL with 2,593,387 votes. Brandon Crawford is well off the pace with just 899,641 votes.

Despite not having played a game since May 9, Brandon Belt is fifth among NL first baseman.

[RELATED: Pins removed, Giants expect Belt back in few weeks]

Angel Pagan (1,055,707), Michael Morse (1,051,431) and Hunter Pence (936,528) are in the middle of the pack among NL outfielders.

FOR COMPLETE STANDINGS, CLICK HERE.

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