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Lowrie in the mix for AL 2B in All-Star voting

Veteran is seeking first career ASG appearance
MLB.com @JaneMLB

SAN DIEGO -- Jed Lowrie remains the A's representative on the latest Camping World All-Star Game Ballot.

VOTE: 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot

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SAN DIEGO -- Jed Lowrie remains the A's representative on the latest Camping World All-Star Game Ballot.

VOTE: 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot

View Full Game Coverage

Khris Davis, despite entering the day with 20 home runs and 49 RBIs, is notably absent from the top five designated hitter vote-getters.

Lowrie is fifth in voting among American League second baseman, trailing Jose Altuve (1,572,101), Gleyber Torres (534,758), Dee Gordon (244,488) and Jason Kipnis (156,347). The 11-year veteran, who has brought in 130,479 votes, is seeking his first career All-Star appearance. Lowrie is batting .284 with nine home runs and 43 RBIs.

Fans may cast votes for starters at MLB.com and all 30 club sites -- on computers, tablets and smartphones -- exclusively online using the 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot until Thursday, July 5, at 8:59 p.m. PT. On smartphones and tablets, fans can also access the ballot via the MLB At Bat and MLB Ballpark mobile apps. Each fan can vote up to five times in any 24-hour period, for a maximum of 35 ballots cast.

Following the announcement of this year's All-Star starters, reserves and pitchers, fans should return to MLB.com and cast their 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Final Vote for the final player on each league's roster. Then on Tuesday, July 17, while watching the 2018 All-Star Game presented by Mastercard live on FOX, fans may visit MLB.com to submit their choices for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award presented by Chevrolet with the 2018 MLB All-Star Game MVP Vote.

The 89th Midsummer Classic, at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., will be televised nationally by FOX Sports; in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and RDS; and worldwide by partners in more than 180 countries. FOX Deportes will provide Spanish-language coverage in the United States, while ESPN Radio and ESPN Radio Deportes will provide exclusive national radio coverage of the All-Star Game. MLB Network, MLB.com and SiriusXM also will provide comprehensive All-Star Week coverage. For more information about MLB All-Star Week and to purchase tickets, please visit AllStarGame.com and follow @MLB and @AllStarGame on social media.

Jane Lee has covered the A's for MLB.com since 2010. Follow her on Twitter @JaneMLB.

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