In order to make the game exciting for the viewers, a fan vote helps determine the All-Star rosters for both leagues.
Another All-Star game roster is released, and another round of players are scratching their heads wondering why they were left off the team.
Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve led all Major League Baseball players with 4.84 million votes for the 2018 All-Star Game.
The American Leagues best second baseman is Jose Altuve.
The All-Star selection features a great mix of youth, upcoming stars and heavy hitters. With Lexington in 2010, Jose Altuve batted.308 with 11 home runs and 45 RBIs in 94 games before being promoted. During his time with the Legends in 2010, he recorded 31 doubles, three triples, 15 home runs and 64 RBI in 88 games.
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The Minor League Baseball Umpires who will work the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game are Malachi Moore (home plate) of the Texas League, who is a product of the umpiring program at the MLB Youth Academy in Compton, California; Venezuelan native Edwin Moscoso (first base) of the Southern League; Kyle McCrady (second base) of the Texas League; and John Mang (third base) of the Eastern League.
This year, 30 of MLB's top 100 prospects take the field in a showdown of future top major-league talent. This will be Matias' first Futures Game and is the lone representative of the Kansas City Royals. The game will air live on MLB Network.
The shortlist was made up of 9 position players decided by a fan vote, player's ballots decided 17 players - 9 position, 5 pitchers, 3 relievers and MLB Commissioner's office decided another 5 - 1 position, 4 pitchers. FOX Deportes will provide Spanish language coverage in the United States, while ESPN Radio and ESPN Radio Deportes will provide exclusive national radio coverage of the All-Star Game.