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Houston Astros Jose Altuve selected for All Star team

There hasn't been much to cheer about for the Astros this year, with one exception -- Jose Altuve, who led the American League in batting average and hits this season (Pat Sullivan)

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve has been selected to be on the 2014 AL All-Star team.

Here are the Rosters for the MLB All-Star game on Tuesday, July 15 at Target Field, Minneapolis.


Catcher - Matt Wieters, Orioles (inactive)

First Base - Josh Donaldson, Athletics

Second Base - Robinson Cano, Mariners

Third Base - Miguel Cabrera, Tigers

Shortstop - Derek Jeter, Yankees

Outfield - Jose Bautista, Blue Jays; Mike Trout, Angels; Adam Jones, Orioles;

Designated Hitter - Nelson Cruz, Orioles


Dellin Betances, RHP, Yankees

Mark Buehrle, LHP, Blue Jays

Yu Darvish, RHP, Rangers

Sean Doolittle, LHP, Athletics

Felix Hernandez, RHP, Mariners

Greg Holland, RHP, Royals

Scott Kazmir, LHP, Athletics

Jon Lester, LHP, Red Sox

Glen Perkins, LHP, Twins

David Price, LHP, Rays

Max Scherzer, RHP, Tigers

Masahiro Tanaka, RHP, Yankees

Derek Norris, Athletics

Salvador Perez, Royals

Kurt Suzuki, Twins

Jose Abreu, White Sox

Jose Altuve, Astros

Adrian Beltre, Rangers

Edwin Encarnacion, Blue Jays

Brandon Moss, Athletics

Alexei Ramirez, White Sox

Michael Brantley, Indians

Yoenis Cespedes, Athletics

Alex Gordon, Royals

Designated Hitters
Victor Martinez, Tigers

MLB.Com Final Vote Candidates
LHP Dallas Keuchel, Astros

RHP Corey Kluber, Indians

RHP Garrett Richards, Angels

RHP Rick Porcello, Tigers

LHP Chris Sale, White Sox


Catcher - Yadier Molina, Cardinals

First Base - Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks

Second Base - Chase Utley, Phillies

Third Base - Aramis Ramirez, Brewers

Shortstop - Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies

Outfield - Andrew McCutchen, Pirates; Carlos Gomez, Brewers; Yasiel Puig, Dodgers


Madison Bumgarner, LHP, Giants

Aroldis Chapman, LHP, Reds

Johnny Cueto, RHP, Reds

Zack Greinke, RHP, Dodgers

Clayton Kershaw, LHP, Dodgers

Craig Kimbrel, RHP, Braves

Pat Neshek, RHP, Cardinals

Francisco Rodriguez, RHP, Brewers

Tyson Ross, RHP, Padres

Jeff Samardzija, RHP, Cubs/A's (inactive)

Julio Teheran, RHP, Braves

Adam Wainwright, RHP, Cardinals

Tony Watson, LHP, Pirates

Jordan Zimmermann, RHP, Nationals

Jonathan Lucroy, Brewers

Devin Mesoraco, Reds

Matt Carpenter, Cardinals

Starlin Castro, Cubs

Todd Frazier, Reds

Freddie Freeman, Braves

Dee Gordon, Dodgers

Daniel Murphy, Mets

Charlie Blackmon, Rockies

Josh Harrison, Pirates

Hunter Pence, Giants

Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins

MLB.Com Final Vote Candidates
3B Casey McGehee, Marlins

1B Justin Morneau, Rockies

3B Anthony Rendon, Nationals

1B Anthony Rizzo, Cubs

OF Justin Upton, Braves
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