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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 14: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers hits a solo home run to centerfield in the fourth inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians on June 14, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Extends Lead In All-Star Voting; Balloting Ends Thursday

The starters will be announced Sunday, with the pitchers, reserves and candidates for the final spot to be presented Monday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/29/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 3:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run as he rounds first in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals on May 3, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cabrera Back In First Place Among First Basemen In All-Star Game Voting

Last week’s update listed eight Royals as starters, including Eric Hosmer, who had more than half a million votes more than Cabrera.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

Bob Bowman, President of Business & Media for Major League Baseball Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

MLB Cancels 60-65 Million All-Star Game Votes

MLB admits they’ve cancelled between 60 and 65 million All-Star Ballots because of potential fraud.

06/19/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 3:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run as he rounds first in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals on May 3, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Verlander Says MLB Will Have To Answer For All-Star Game Voting; Reliever Calls System ‘Cheap,’ Others Say Social Media Advantage Unfair

“I think if it holds the way it is, Major League Baseball, their hand’s going to be forced to make adjustments,” Verlander said Monday.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 05: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals hits a triple during the 8th inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium on May 5, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hosmer Still Leads Cabrera In Latest All-Star Game Ballot, Which Includes Eight Royals As Starters

First baseman Eric Hosmer still leads Miguel Cabrera by close to half a million votes.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 30: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers calls for a challenge to the call on second as Grant Green #10 of the Los Angeles Angels looks on at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 30, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)

After Release Of Latest All-Star Ballot Update, Tigers Step Up Twitter Campaign

A possible reason why is that the team is responding to the latest ballot update, which listed seven Royals – and zero Tigers – as starters.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 16:  Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after scoring against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning on a double by Billy Butler at Comerica Park on June 16, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Hosmer Passes Cabrera On Latest All-Star Game Ballot

If voting ended Monday, no Detroit Tigers would start the All-Star Game. Hosmer now has a considerable lead over Cabrera.

CBS Detroit–06/08/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 2:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals on May 2, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cabrera In First Place Among First Basemen In All-Star Voting

Cabrera has a batting average of .333 and an on-base percentage of .441, the best in the American League.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

Cincinnati Great American Ball Park Entrance Sign

MLB All-Star Voting Goes Exclusively Online

Voting for the this year’s MLB All Star Game will exclusively be online, ending in-stadium balloting on punch card ballots.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 15: The American League All-Stars and National League All-Stars line up prior to the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Five Rising MLB Players Who Will Make All-Star Noise In 2015

These five youngsters will impress in 2015; so much to crack the midsummer classic roster

04/03/2015

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