Wright destined for Star-dom

June, 26, 2012
6/26/12
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CHICAGO -- David Wright has all but locked up the National League starting nod at third base for the July 10 All-Star Game in Kansas City.

In voting results released Tuesday, Wright (2,687,818) handily leads runner-up Pablo Sandoval (2,223,269) as well as David Freese (2,064,351) and Chipper Jones (1,958,447).

Wright is hitting an MLB-best .358. He also has a 15-game hitting streak, the longest active in the majors.

Online balloting closes Thursday at 11:59 p.m., with the teams announced Sunday.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Daniel Murphy
BA HR RBI R
.289 9 57 79
OTHER LEADERS
HRL. Duda 30
RBIL. Duda 92
RD. Murphy 79
OPSL. Duda .830
WB. Colon 15
ERAJ. Niese 3.40
SOZ. Wheeler 187