Second baseman Ryne Sandberg of the Chicago Cubs continues to hold onto his overall lead in voting for the National League All-Star team.
In figures released by major league baseball, Sanberg had 912,319 votes. San Diego catcher Benito Santiago was second with with 601,877.Other position leaders were first baseman Will Clark of San Francisco, shortstop Ozzie Smith of St. Louis and third baseman Chris Sabo of Cincinnati. The top three outfielders are Darryl Strawberry of Los Angeles, Kevin Mitchell of San Francisco and Andre Dawson of Chicago.
The All-Star Game will be played July 9 at Toronto.