Announcing the 2011 A.L. East All-Star Team: Position Players


With the vote for the final outfield spot now closed, the AL East FanSided writers have collaborated on the following list of players who will make up the position player portion of the 2011 AL East All-Star Team:

C – Matt Wieters

1B – Adrian Gonzalez

2B – Robinson Cano

SS – Derek Jeter

3B – Evan Longoria

OF – Carl Crawford

OF – Brett Gardner

OF – Jose Bautista

DH – Manny Ramirez

For reference, here’s how the initial votes were broken down among the AL East FanSided writers:

Jays Journal Yanks Go Yard BoSox Injection Birds Watcher Rays Colored Glasses
C Matt Wieters Matt Wieters Matt Wieters Matt Wieters Matt Wieters
1B Adrian Gonzalez Adrian Gonzalez Adrian Gonzalez Adrian Gonzalez Adrian Gonzalez
2B Robinson Cano Robinson Cano Dustin Pedroia Robinson Cano Robinson Cano
3B Evan Longoria Evan Longoria Evan Longoria Evan Longoria Evan Longoria
SS Derek Jeter Derek Jeter Derek Jeter Derek Jeter Yunel Escobar
OF Carl Crawford Carl Crawford Carl Crawford Carl Crawford Carl Crawford
OF Jose Bautista Jacoby Ellsbury Jose Bautista Adam Jones Jacoby Ellsbury
OF Brett Gardner Brett Gardner Nick Markakis Nick Markakis Brett Gardner
DH Manny Ramirez Manny Ramirez David Ortiz David Ortiz Manny Ramirez

With Bautista, Markakis, and Ellsbury all nabbing two votes apiece, these were the results from yesterday’s poll for the third and final outfielder:
Sorry, there are no polls available at the moment.

Any objections to the list or preferences for somebody else at a certain position? Voice your opinions in the comments section below.

Also, check back on Monday for the results of the pitcher portion of the All-Star team.

-JM

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