Last year Andre Ethier became the first Dodgers outfielder to be selected to start in the All-Star Game since Darryl Strawberry in 1991. This year Ethier has put up some decent numbers and Dodger centerfielder is having an exceptional first half. Yesterday on June 6th, the updated All-Star votes were released. Ethier is the #4 vote getter among National League outfielders and Kemp is #5.
Here's how the top 5 shakes out:
Ryan Braun, Brewers: 1,588,342Matt Holliday, Cardinals: 1,407,781
Lance Berkman, Cardinals: 1,382,436
Andre Ethier, Dodgers: 1,130,888
Matt Kemp, Dodgers: 918,269
As you can see, Ethier is 251,548 votes behind the #3 vote getter Lance Berkman and Kemp is 464,167 votes behind Berkman. The top 3 vote getters will be named the starting outfielders. Let's go Dodger fans, get to voting for Ethier & Kemp.
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True to the Blue!