Salvy holds steady; Hosmer rising in ASG vote

June 13th, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO -- Kansas City's continues to lead all American League catchers in voting from the 2017 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot.

Perez, a four-time All-Star, has garnered 1,025,982 votes, ahead of Houston's , who has 791,517 votes.

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Meanwhile, Perez's teammate and the reigning All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Eric Hosmer has pulled into third place in voting at first base behind leader of Oakland and of Detroit. Hosmer, with 626,783 votes, is less than 25,000 votes off the lead.

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