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SS Jean Segura Selected as One of Five American League Final Vote Candidates for Final Roster Spot on All-Star Team

Voting is currently underway and will conclude at 1pm (PT) on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

SS Jean Segura was selected as one of five American League Final Vote candidates for the 32nd and final roster spot on the American League All-Star team as announced this evening during the "All-Star Game Selection Show presented by Camping World" on ESPN. Segura joins OF Andrew Benintendi-BOS, SS Andrelton Simmons-LAA, OF Eddie Rosario-MIN and OF Giancarlo Stanton-NYY on the American League final vote ballot. 

Segura is looking to join DH Nelson Cruz, RHP Edwin Díaz and OF Mitch Haniger, who were each selected earlier to represent Seattle on the American League All-Star team. 

SS Jean Segura was selected as one of five American League Final Vote candidates for the 32nd and final roster spot on the American League All-Star team as announced this evening during the "All-Star Game Selection Show presented by Camping World" on ESPN. Segura joins OF Andrew Benintendi-BOS, SS Andrelton Simmons-LAA, OF Eddie Rosario-MIN and OF Giancarlo Stanton-NYY on the American League final vote ballot. 

Segura is looking to join DH Nelson Cruz, RHP Edwin Díaz and OF Mitch Haniger, who were each selected earlier to represent Seattle on the American League All-Star team. 

Segura, 28, has been selected as one of 5 American League candidates for the 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Game Final Vote to select the final player for each League's 32-man roster. The 5-foot-10, 205-pound shortstop is 2nd in the Major Leagues in hits and 3rd in batting average. His 37 multi-hit games are tied for the Major League lead while leading the Majors with 15 games of at least 3 hits. He is batting .330 (115x349) with 61 runs scored, 24 doubles, 2 triples, 7 home runs, 47 RBI, 17 walks, 14 stolen bases and a .358 on-base percentage in 84 games. Among American League leaders, he ranks 2nd in hits, 3rd in average, 8th in runs scored, 10th in stolen bases, T11th in doubles and 14th in on-base percentage. Segura was a National League All-Star in 2013 with the Milwaukee Brewers. 

Voting is available now online and via mobile devices at Mariners.com/vote and MLB.com/vote. Fans will cast their votes from a list of five players from each League over the balloting period, which concludes at 1:00 p.m. (PT) on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018. Now in its 18th season fans again will be able to make their Final Vote selections on MLB.com, Club sites and in the MLB At Bat and Ballpark mobile apps. For more information, go to MLB.com. 

The 2018 All-Star Game will be played at Nationals Park on Tuesday, July 17 at 8:00 pm ET/5:00 pm PT. The 89th annual Midsummer Classic will be televised nationally by FOX Sports; in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and RDS; and worldwide by partners in more than 160 countries. ESPN Radio and ESPN Radio Deportes will provide exclusive national radio coverage of the All-Star Game. MLB Network, MLB.com and Sirius XM also will provide comprehensive All-Star Week coverage. For more information, please visit allstargame.com.

(All rankings thru games of 7/7.)

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