July 31, 2014

Carlos Gomez Jumps Two Spots in All-Star Voting

The third round of National League All-Star voting was updated and Milwaukee Brewers OF Carlos Gomez jumped from 5th to 3rd in fan voting. The current update has

Carlos Gomez (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Carlos Gomez (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Dodgers OF, Yasiel Puig in first (1,472,717) with Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton in second (1,259,047)  and Gomez  (1,192,174) less than 67,000 votes behind Stanton.

Gomez by the numbers:

Slugging Percentage: .554 (4th)

Total Bases: 128 (4th)

Extra-Base Hits: 31 (T-4th)

Runs: 42 (T-5th)

Doubles: 17 (T-5th)

Batting Average: .307 (7th)

Home Runs: 12 (T-8th)

Stolen Bases: 11 (T-10th)

If Gomez is voted by fans into the top three he would become just the 4th Brewer to earn a starting position in the All-star game under the current fan selection process.

 

Other Brewers:

Jonathan LuCroy: C, 3rd  

Jean Segura: SS, 3rd 

Aramis Ramirez: 3B, 4th 

Ryan Braun: OF, 6th