Final American League All-Star voting

Originally Published: July 2, 2006
Associated Press

Following are the final American League All-Star voting results released Sunday, July 2. The top vote-getters at each position are listed in bold:

First Base

1. David Ortiz, Red Sox, 2,734,999
2. Jason Giambi, Yankees, 1,530,680
3. Paul Konerko, White Sox, 1,300,383
4. Travis Hafner, Indians, 966,867
5. Justin Morneau, Twins, 820,975

Second Base

1. Mark Loretta, Red Sox, 1,640,816
2. Robinson Cano, Yankees, 1,552,120
3. Tadahito Iguchi, White Sox, 1,489,296
4. Placido Polanco, Tigers, 936,656
5. Luis Castillo, Twins, 862,828

Third Base

1. Alex Rodriguez, Yankees, 2,626,663
2. Mike Lowell, Red Sox, 1,464,772
3. Joe Crede, White Sox, 1,148,177
4. Troy Glaus, Blue Jays, 969,854
5. Eric Chavez, Athletics, 750,781

Shortstop

1. Derek Jeter, Yankees, 2,849,103
2. Miguel Tejada, Orioles, 2,147,138
3. Alex Gonzalez, Red Sox, 877,016
4. Michael Young, Rangers, 834,071
5. Juan Uribe, White Sox, 757,687

Catcher

1. Ivan Rodriguez, Tigers, 1,826,720
2. Joe Mauer, Twins, 1,809,878
3. Jason Varitek, Red Sox, 1,752,083
4. Jorge Posada, Yankees, 1,102,262
5. A.J. Pierzynski, White Sox, 1,056,622

Outfield

1. Manny Ramirez, Red Sox, 3,101,161
2. Vladimir Guerrero, Angels, 2,833,601
3. Ichiro Suzuki, Mariners, 2,367,736

4. Johnny Damon, Yankees, 1,842,863
5. Vernon Wells, Blue Jays, 1,525,772
6. Torii Hunter, Twins, 1,468,572
7. Jermaine Dye, White Sox, 1,406,229
8. Scott Podsednik, White Sox, 1,100,420
9. Magglio Ordonez, Tigers, 1,097,389
10. Coco Crisp, Red Sox, 1,076,958
11. Trot Nixon, Red Sox, 1,011,982
12. Gary Sheffield, Yankees, 860,013
13. Grady Sizemore, Indians, 773,281
14. Hideki Matsui, Yankees, 705,577
15. Curtis Granderson, Tigers, 572,915


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