Braves well represented on ASG ballot

Braves well represented on ASG ballot

Braves well represented on ASG ballot
PHOENIX -- The 2012 All-Star Game ballot will launch Friday, and it's loaded with Braves.

Listed on the ballot are Atlanta first baseman Freddie Freeman, second baseman Dan Uggla, shortstop Tyler Pastornicky, third baseman Chipper Jones, catcher Brian McCann and outfielders Martin Prado, Michael Bourn and Jason Heyward.

The 83rd All-Star Game will be played on July 10 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City.

Fans can cast their votes for starters up to 25 times at MLB.com and all 30 club sites -- online or via your mobile device -- using the 2012 All-Star Game MLB.com Ballot starting Friday until Thursday, June 28, at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Fans can also once again participate in the State Farm Home Run Derby Fan Poll. Fans will have the opportunity to select three players in each league who they would most like to see participate in the State Farm Home Run Derby. The 2012 State Farm Home Run Derby -- part of Gatorade All-Star Workout Day -- will be broadcast live on ESPN, ESPN HD, ESPN Deportes and ESPN Radio in the United States beginning at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, July 9.

The 2012 American League and National League All-Star teams will be unveiled on Sunday, July 1, on the 2012 MLB All-Star Game Selection Show, televised nationally on TBS. Baseball fans around the world will then be able to select the final player on each team via the 2012 All-Star Game Final Vote on MLB.com.

For more information, please visit allstargame.com or royals.com/asg.