Jones, Machado and Joseph fifth in All-Star voting

Adam Jones has dropped to fifth among American League outfielders in the latest All-Star balloting.

No Oriole is ranked higher than fifth, the slots also occupied by third baseman Manny Machado and catcher Caleb Joseph.

Adam-Jones-2013-ASG-sidebar.pngJones was fourth in the two previous weeks, but his 1,995,897 votes now trail Kansas City’s Alex Rios (2,311,122) for fourth and Alex Gordon (3,393,134) for third. Another Royal, Lorenzo Cain, is first with 4,211,472 votes.

Machado was fourth the past two weeks, but his 562,311 votes put him behind Texas’ Adrian Beltre (619,494).

Here are the updated totals:

First basemen
1. Eric Hosmer, Royals, 3,551,005
2. Miguel Cabrera, Tigers, 2,933,108
3. Prince Fielder, Rangers, 1,088,428
4. Mark Teixeira, Yankees, 705,886
5. Albert Pujols, Angels, 587,805

Second basemen
1. Jose Altuve, Astros, 2,809,731
2. Omar Infante, Royals, 2,650,416
3. Jason Kipnis, Indians, 1,104,667
4. Dustin Pedroia, Red Sox, 726,006
5. Ian Kinsler, Tigers, 702,907

Third basemen
1. Mike Moustakas, Royals, 4,046,726
2. Josh Donaldson, Blue Jays, 2,329,742
3. Pablo Sandoval, Red Sox, 620,193
4. Adrian Beltre, Rangers, 619,494
5. Manny Machado, Orioles, 562,311

Shortstops
1. Alcides Escobar, Royals, 3,928,985
2. Jose Iglesias, Tigers, 1,819,764
3. Marcus Semien, Athletics, 910,707
4. Jed Lowrie, Astros, 713,703
5. Jose Reyes, Blue Jays, 464,104

Designated hitters
1. Kendrys Morales, Royals, 3,269,634
2. Nelson Cruz, Mariners, 3,128,121
3. Alex Rodriguez, Yankees, 788,538
4. David Ortiz, Red Sox, 690,977
5. Victor Martinez, Tigers, 504,983

Catchers
1. Salvador Perez, Royals, 4,419,620
2. Stephen Vogt, Athletics, 2,198,780
3. Russell Martin, Blue Jays, 855,798
4. Brian McCann, Yankees, 750,605
5. Caleb Joseph, Orioles, 400,802

Outfielders
1. Lorenzo Cain, Royals, 4,211,472
2. Mike Trout, Angels, 3,668,577
3. Alex Gordon, Royals, 3,393,134
4. Alex Rios, Royals, 2,311,122
5. Adam Jones, Orioles, 1,995,897
6. Michael Brantley, Indians, 1,466,472
7. Yoenis Cespedes, Tigers, 1,431,447
8. Jacoby Ellsbury, Yankees, 1,256,232
9. Jose Bautista, Blue Jays, 1,175,483
10. Josh Reddick, Athletics, 1,010,239
11. Hanley Ramirez, Red Sox, 857,182
12. Carlos Beltran, Yankees, 707,986
13. Torii Hunter, Twins, 672,479
14. Brett Gardner, Yankees, 602,804
15. J.D. Martinez, Tigers, 489,645

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