2024 MLB All-Star Game starters: Gunnar Henderson, Shohei Ohtani among vote-winners


LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JULY 02:  Shohei Ohtani #17 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondback in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium on July 02, 2024 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The 2024 MLB All-Star Game rosters are beginning to take shape, with the voting results for Phase 2 of fan voting revealed Wednesday.

New York Yankees star Aaron Judge and Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper had already made their teams by topping out each league in Phase 1, with every other slot in the starting lineup to be determined by a head-to-head run-off between the top two vote-getters at each position.

The Philadelphia Phillies, who hold the top record in MLB at 56-29, led all teams with three starters, all of them in the infield. The New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, Cleveland Guardians and San Diego Padres also had multiple starters.

The Los Angeles Dodgers’ sole representative will be Shohei Ohtani, making his first appearance with the Dodgers amid a season in which he leads all NL players in batting average, OPS, home runs and WAR. The Dodgers could have had a second starter, but ESPN’s announcement show reported Teoscar Hernández lost the final outfield spot to Fernando Tatis Jr. by about 3,000 votes.

First-time All-Stars are italicized.

  • 1B: Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Toronto Blue Jays (over Ryan Mountcastle)

  • 2B: Jose Altuve, Houston Astros (over Marcus Semien)

  • SS: Gunnar Henderson, Baltimore Orioles (over Bobby Witt Jr.)

  • 3B: José Ramirez, Cleveland Guardians (over Jordan Westburg)

  • OF: Aaron Judge, New York Yankees; Juan Soto, New York Yankees; Steven Kwan, Cleveland Guardians (over Anthony Santander, Kyle Tucker)

  • C: Adley Rutschman, Baltimore Orioles (over Salvador Perez)

  • DH: Yordan Alvarez, Houston Astros (over Ryan O’Hearn)

  • 1B: Bryce Harper, Philadelphia Phillies

  • 2B: Ketel Marte, Arizona Diamondbacks (over Luis Arráez)

  • SS: Trea Turner, Philadelphia Phillies (over Mookie Betts)

  • 3B: Alec Bohm, Philadelphia Phillies (over Manny Machado)

  • OF: Jurickson Profar, San Diego Padres, Christian Yelich, Milwaukee Brewers, Fernando Tatis Jr., San Diego Padres (over Teoscar Hernández, Brandon Marsh, Nick Castellanos)

  • C: William Contreras, Milwaukee Brewers (over J.T. Realmuto)

  • DH: Shohei Ohtani, Los Angeles Dodgers (over Kyle Schwarber)

The All-Star pitchers and reserves for both rosters, totaling 23 total players from each league, will be decided by a player vote and selections from the commissioner’s office.

The full rosters will be announced Sunday, July 7, at 5:30 p.m. ET via another show on ESPN.

The 2023 MLB All-Star Game is scheduled to take place at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday, July 16 at Globe Life Field (Fox).

The Home Run Derby will take place the preceding night at 8 p.m. ET on July 15 (ESPN). There is also the 2024 MLB Draft, which will holds its first round on Sunday, July 14 at 7p.m. ET (MLB Network, ESPN) and the Futures Game, featuring the sport‘s top prospects, at 4:10 p.m. ET on July 13 (Peacock).



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