Derek Jeter closing in on Ken Griffey Jr. for all-time All-Star balloting record

Derek Jeter of the Yankees prepares to bat Derek Jeter of the Yankees prepares to bat in the first inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

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Derek Jeter ranks second behind Ken Griffey Jr., who amassed an all-time high 50,045,065 votes in his 22-year career, in All-Star Game balloting. So far Jeter has 2,353,336 votes this season (good for the lead among American League shortstops) to bring his career total to 45,858,156.

A look at the 2014 All-Star Game voting leaders in the American League, as released by Major League Baseball on June 22:

FIRST BASE

Miguel Cabrera, Tigers -- 2,645,000

Jose Abreu, White Sox -- 1,420,294

Chris Davis, Orioles -- 1,087,112

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Albert Pujols, Angels -- 1,040,316

Mark Teixeira, Yankees -- 718,367

SECOND BASE

Robinson Cano, Mariners -- 2,007,055

Ian Kinsler, Tigers -- 1,338,272

Dustin Pedroia, Red Sox -- 1,264,329

Jose Altuve, Astros -- 932,978

Brian Dozier, Twins -- 841,980

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SHORTSTOP

Derek Jeter, Yankees -- 2,353,336

Alexei Ramirez, White Sox -- 1,933,117

J.J. Hardy, Orioles -- 1,259,268

Jose Reyes, Blue Jays -- 871,633

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Jed Lowrie, Athletics -- 629,686

THIRD BASE

Josh Donaldson, Athletics -- 2,436,771

Adrian Beltre, Rangers -- 1,346,957

Manny Machado, Orioles -- 1,182,098

Evan Longoria, Rays -- 1,118,453

Brett Lawrie, Blue Jays -- 758,043

CATCHER

Matt Wieters, Orioles -- 1,852,770

Derek Norris, Athletics -- 1,486,850

Brian McCann, Yankees -- 1,344,076

Kurt Suzuki, Twins -- 812,865

A.J. Pierzynski, Red Sox -- 810,050

DESIGNATED HITTER

Nelson Cruz, Orioles -- 2,457,349

David Ortiz, Red Sox -- 1,652,470

Victor Martinez, Tigers -- 1,418,509

Edwin Encarnacion, Blue Jays -- 1,276,851

Brandon Moss, Athletics -- 796,159

OUTFIELD

Jose Bautista, Blue Jays -- 3,665,208

Mike Trout, Angels -- 3,286,511

Melky Cabrera, Blue Jays -- 1,674,232

Yoenis Cespedes, Athletics -- 1,511,838

Adam Jones, Orioles -- 1,490,000

Michael Brantley, Indians -- 1,284,901

Jacoby Ellsbury, Yankees -- 1,264,746

Nick Markakis, Orioles -- 1,170,304

Carlos Beltran, Yankees -- 1,081,686

Torii Hunter, Tigers -- 989,715

Coco Crisp, Athletics -- 748,013

Alex Rios, Rangers -- 742,780

Brett Gardner, Yankees -- 737,736

Shin-Soo Choo, Rangers -- 699,751

Josh Hamilton, Angels -- 696,991

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