Swisher back ahead of Youk in fan voting

Yankees right fielder regained a slim lead over Kevin Youkilis in the latest online fan voting for the final spot on the American League All-Star team. According to MLB.com, Swisher’s lead is less than a percentage point.

Fans have until 4 p.m. on Thursday to cast their votes (CLICK HERE TO VOTE) for one of five players: Swisher, Youkilis, Rangers third baseman Michael Young, White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko and Twins outfielder Delmon Young.

The vote lead has shifted back and forth between Swisher and Youkilis for the last three days, according to MLB.com.