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Matt Wieters leads AL catchers in All-Star voting; Nelson Cruz second at DH
Matt Wieters leads AL catchers in All-Star voting; Nelson Cruz second at DH

Despite being limited to just 26 games because of a strained right elbow that has prevented him from playing since May 10, the Orioles' Matt Wieters leads all American League catchers in All-Star voting, according to results released Tuesday for the first time this season by Major League Baseball. Wieters, who was batting .308 with a .839 on-base-plus slugging percentage before his injury, leads the second-place catcher -- the New York Yankees’ Brian McCann -- 540,258 votes to 373,169. But the 28-year-old Wieters, a two-time All Star, said going to the game on July 15 in Minneapolis is not his focus. “Right now, I’m just concerned with trying to...

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