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PITTSBURGH -- A slump that has Yoenis Cespedes proclaiming "I'm not Superman" has not affected him much in All-Star Game voting. Cespedes is one of three National League outfielders with at least 1 million votes, according to totals released on Wednesday by Major League Baseball.

Cespedes is also one of three Mets among the top five vote-getters at their respective positions. Neil Walker ranks third among second basemen, while Asdrubal Cabrera is fourth among shortstops.

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PITTSBURGH -- A slump that has Yoenis Cespedes proclaiming "I'm not Superman" has not affected him much in All-Star Game voting. Cespedes is one of three National League outfielders with at least 1 million votes, according to totals released on Wednesday by Major League Baseball.

Cespedes is also one of three Mets among the top five vote-getters at their respective positions. Neil Walker ranks third among second basemen, while Asdrubal Cabrera is fourth among shortstops.

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Fans can cast their votes for starters at MLB.com and all 30 club sites -- on their computers, tablets and smartphones -- exclusively online using the 2016 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot until Thursday, June 30, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Vote up to five times in any 24-hour period for a maximum of 35 times. 

Fans may also receive the ballot by texting VOTE to 89269 (USA) or 101010 (Canada). Or text VOTA for a ballot in Spanish. Message and data rates may apply. Up to five messages. No purchase required. Reply STOP to cancel. Reply HELP for info. 

Following the announcement of the 2016 All-Stars, be sure to return to MLB.com and cast your 2016 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Final Vote for the final player on each league's All-Star roster. On Tuesday, July 12, watch the 2016 All-Star Game presented by MasterCard live on FOX, and during the game visitMLB.com to submit your choice for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player Award presented by Chevrolet via the 2016 MLB All-Star Game MVP Vote. 

The 87th All-Star Game, in San Diego, will be televised nationally by FOX, in Canada by Rogers Sportsnet and RDS, and worldwide by partners in more than 160 countries via MLB International's independent feed. ESPN Radio and ESPN Radio Deportes will provide national radio coverage of the All-Star Game.MLB.com, MLB Network and SiriusXM will also provide comprehensive All-Star Week coverage. For more information, please visit allstargame.com.

Cespedes' white-hot start has somewhat masked the fact that he has slumped recently. He entered Wednesday in an 0-for-10 funk, but he went 3-for-5. Overall, he is batting .275 with 15 home runs, trailing only Chicago's Dexter Fowler and Washington's Bryce Harper in fan voting.

Walker may have more of an uphill climb on the ballot, considering he trails two standout hitters in Chicago's Ben Zobrist and Washington's Daniel Murphy. But Walker's 13 home runs are only four fewer than those two players combined, giving him a foothold to potentially leapfrog them in voting.

Cabrera is batting .258 with five homers for the Mets, endearing himself to them with consistency both offensively and defensively. He trails Addison Russell of the Cubs, Trevor Story of the Rockies and Brandon Crawford of the Giants on the ballot.

Anthony DiComo has covered the Mets for MLB.com since 2008. Follow him on Twitter @AnthonyDiComo and Facebook, and listen to his podcast.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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