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2011 MLB All Star Voting: Placido Polanco Extends Lead At Third

Major League Baseball released the second round of voting results for the 2011 MLB All Star Game and Placido Polanco remains the lone Phillie leading his position. Polly has extended his lead over Chipper Jones by 247,209 votes or 43%. While he's the only guy on the team leading his position, a Phillies is among the top five in voting for every position other than the outfield.

Chase Utley remains third in the voting among second baseman, which is kind of crazy considering he's been back less than a month. He has last ground from the initial voting however, with Rickie Weeks lead for second growing by almost 25,000 votes. Both are well behind the leader Brandon Phillips however.

Polanco certainly won't be the Phils only representative at the midsummer classic. They're certain to get a pitcher or two or three as well... but that will depend on who would be available to be pitch.

Full standings as of June 6th

Brian McCann, Braves: 1,123,943
Buster Posey, Giants: 1,065,983
Yadier Molina, Cardinals: 956,249
Carlos Ruiz, Phillies: 632,988
Ramon Hernandez, Reds: 572,892

Albert Pujols, Cardinals: 1,479,320
Joey Votto, Reds: 1,310,755
Prince Fielder, Brewers: 943,364
Ryan Howard, Phillies: 881,500
Freddie Freeman, Braves: 338,976

Brandon Phillips, Reds: 1,331,568
Rickie Weeks, Brewers: 982,561
Chase Utley, Phillies: 957,196
Dan Uggla, Braves: 667,321
Freddy Sanchez, Giants: 570,885

Placido Polanco, Phillies: 1,303,817
Chipper Jones, Braves: 872,052
Pablo Sandoval, Giants: 784,206
David Wright, Mets: 714,694
Scott Rolen, Reds: 601,547

Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies: 1,409,806
Jimmy Rollins, Phillies: 785,703
Jose Reyes, Mets: 774,629
Alex Gonzalez, Braves: 546,184
Stephen Drew, D-backs: 444,898

Ryan Braun, Brewers: 1,588,342
Matt Holliday, Cardinals: 1,407,781
Lance Berkman, Cardinals: 1,382,436
Andre Ethier, Dodgers: 1,130,888
Matt Kemp, Dodgers: 918,269
Shane Victorino, Phillies: 787,987
Jay Bruce, Reds: 766,925
Jason Heyward, Braves: 697,458
Carlos Beltran, Mets: 609,633
Raul Ibanez, Phillies: 550,497
Justin Upton, D-backs: 513,812
Alfonso Soriano, Cubs: 511,538
Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies: 505,662
Martin Prado, Braves: 494,015
Drew Stubbs, Reds: 456,516