The Milwaukee Brewers will have two players on the National League All-Star Team next week in St. Louis. Outfielder Ryan Braun and first baseman Prince Fielder have been selected to the NL squad. Both players will be making their second All-Star appearance.
Braun was the top vote getter among National League outfielders with over 4.1 million votes. He joins Robin Yount as the only Brewers players to start in consecutive All-Star Games. Braun credits the Milwaukee fans for helping make him the top vote getter among NL outfielders.
Fielder is also going to the Mid-Summer Classic for the 2nd time in his career. He says that he his excited to be heading back to the game. Fielder is 1 of 4 first basemen on the NL roster.
Both Braun and Fielder said that they thought that pitchers Yovani Gallardo and Trevor Hoffman should have been selected to the NL squad.