Two quick notes to check out as you check the balloting. Derek Jeter is now in first place of all AL players. Mark Teixeria is now ahead of Kevin Youkilis by nearly 35,000 votes. This ain’t over yet…vote, people!

Here is the updated AL All-Star voting from MLB.com.

2009 MLB All-Star Balloting : American League

1st Base
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Mark Teixeira Yankees 1,561,292
2. Kevin Youkilis Red Sox 1,525,660
3. Justin Morneau Twins 1,275,694
4. Miguel Cabrera Tigers 944,855
5. Chris Davis Rangers 632,895

2nd Base
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Ian Kinsler Rangers 1,791,177
2. Dustin Pedroia Red Sox 1,732,787
3. Robinson Cano Yankees 1,062,863
4. Aaron Hill Blue Jays 775,200
5. Placido Polanco Tigers 660,693

3rd Base
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Evan Longoria Rays 2,488,076
2. Alex Rodriguez Yankees 1,165,243
3. Michael Young Rangers 933,630
4. Mike Lowell Red Sox 890,138
5. Brandon Inge Tigers 535,226

Shortstop
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Derek Jeter Yankees 2,563,093
2. Jason Bartlett Rays 1,148,988
3. Elvis Andrus Rangers 844,349
4. Marco Scutaro Blue Jays 684,883
5. Jed Lowrie Red Sox 459,732

Catcher
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Joe Mauer Twins 2,298,544
2. Jason Varitek Red Sox 1,108,054
3. Jorge Posada Yankees 947,887
4. Jarrod Saltalamacchia Rangers 827,063
5. Victor Martinez Indians 754,571

Outfield
Rank Player Name Team Total Votes
1. Jason Bay Red Sox 2,077,504
2. Ichiro Suzuki Mariners 1,455,266
3. Josh Hamilton Rangers 1,385,212
4. Torii Hunter Angels 1,186,097
5. Carl Crawford Rays 1,172,241
6. Jacoby Ellsbury Red Sox 1,051,270
7. Johnny Damon Yankees 1,021,394
8. Ken Griffey Jr. Mariners 1,009,584
9. Nelson Cruz Rangers 956,294
10. Adam Jones Orioles 894,664
11. J.D. Drew Red Sox 818,459
12. Nick Markakis Orioles 756,316
13. Curtis Granderson Tigers 641,102
14. Grady Sizemore Indians 626,014
15. Bobby Abreu Angels 614,244