MLB released their latest All-Star balloting results on Monday night, and David Wright leapfrogged the Colorado Rockies’ Nolan Arenado for the National League lead at third base.
If the Mets Captain receives the most votes, it will be the sixth time in his career that he has started in the game and eighth all-star appearance overall.
Wright is currently batting .279/.334/.378, with 14 doubles, four home runs and 32 RBI’s in 262 at bats.
As of Monday’s latest tally, he leads by 92,718 votes,
David Wright, Mets, 859,082
Nolan Arenado, Rockies, 766,364
Pablo Sandoval, Giants, 714,548
Aramis Ramirez, Brewers, 615,597
Juan Uribe, Dodgers, 581,440
Other Mets notables, Daniel Murphy remains in fifth place for second base.
Chase Utley, Phillies, 1,342,480
Dee Gordon, Dodgers, 735,831
Neil Walker, Pirates, 614,273
Brandon Phillips, Reds, 441,076
Daniel Murphy, Mets, 435,701
The 2014 All-Star Game will be played at Target Field on Tuesday, July 15th.