Check the final 2016 All-Star game rosters

The 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star game rosters were technically set Friday, when the Final Vote candidates were announced. But fans know those rosters aren’t actually final. Due to injuries and the way certain rotations are set up, a number of replacements are normally added to the roster in the days leading up the contest.

This year was no different. So, in order to keep you up to date on which players you’ll see take the field Tuesday, we decided to compile the lists here. If you want to see the original rosters released Wednesday

Player Position Team
Salvador Perez* C Kansas City Royals
Eric Hosmer* 1B Kansas City Royals
Jose Altuve* 2B Houston Astros
Manny Machado* 3B Baltimore Orioles
Xander Bogaerts* SS Boston Red Sox
Mookie Betts* OF Boston Red Sox
Jackie Bradley Jr.* OF Boston Red Sox
Mike Trout* OF Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
David Ortiz* DH Boston Red Sox
Stephen Vogt C Oakland Athletics
Matt Wieters C Baltimore Orioles
Miguel Cabrera 1B Detroit Tigers
Robinson Cano 2B Seattle Mariners
Josh Donaldson 3B Toronto Blue Jays
Francisco Lindor SS Cleveland Indians
Eduardo Nunez SS Minnesota Twins
Carlos Beltran OF New York Yankees
Ian Desmond OF Texas Rangers
Mark Trumbo OF Baltimore Orioles
Michael Saunders OF Toronto Blue Jays
Edwin Encarnacion DH Toronto Blue Jays
Dellin Betances RHP New York Yankees
Brad Brach RHP Baltimore Orioles
Zach Britton LHP Baltimore Orioles
Alex Colome RHP Tampa Bay Rays
Wade Davis (injured) RHP Kansas City Royals
Marco Estrada (injured) RHP Toronto Blue Jays
Cole Hamels LHP Texas Rangers
Will Harris RHP Houston Astros
Kelvin Herrera RHP Kansas City Royals
Craig Kimbrel (injured) RHP Boston Red Sox
Andrew Miller LHP New York Yankees
Danny Salazar RHP Cleveland Indians
Chris Sale LHP Chicago White Sox
Steven Wright RHP Boston Red Sox
Corey Kluber (replaces Estrada) RHP Cleveland Indians
Aaron Sanchez (replaces Kimbrel) RHP Toronto Blue Jays

*Denotes starter

2016 National League All-Star Game Roster
Player Position Team
Buster Posey* C San Francisco Giants
Anthony Rizzo* 1B Chicago Cubs
Ben Zobrist* 2B Chicago Cubs
Kris Bryant* 3B Chicago Cubs
Addison Russell* SS Chicago Cubs
Carlos Gonzalez* (starts for Yoenis Cespedes) OF Colorado Rockies
Marcell Ozuna* (starts for Dexter Fowler) OF Miami Marlins
Bryce Harper* OF Washington Nationals
Yoenis Cespedes (injured) OF New York Mets
Dexter Fowler (injured) OF Chicago Cubs
Jonathan Lucroy C Milwaukee Brewers
Wilson Ramos C Washington Nationals
Paul Goldschmidt 1B Arizona Diamondbacks
Wil Myers 1B San Diego Padres
Daniel Murphy 2B Washington Nationals
Nolan Arenado 3B Colorado Rockies
Matt Carpenter (injured) 3B St. Louis Cardinals
Corey Seager SS Los Angeles Dodgers
Aledmys Diaz (replaces Carpenter) IF St. Louis Cardinals
Brandon Belt 1B San Francisco Giants
Adam Duvall OF Cincinnati Reds
Starling Marte (replaces Fowler) OF Pittsburgh Pirates
Odubel Herrera OF Philadelphia Phillies
Jay Bruce (replaces Cespedes) OF Cincinnati Reds
Jake Arrieta RHP Chicago Cubs
Madison Bumgarner (needs rest) LHP San Francisco Giants
Johnny Cueto RHP San Francisco Giants
Jeurys Familia RHP New York Mets
Kenley Jansen RHP Los Angeles Dodgers
Clayton Kershaw (injured) LHP Los Angeles Dodgers
Jon Lester LHP Chicago Cubs
Mark Melancon RHP Pittsburgh Pirates
A.J. Ramos RHP Miami Marlins
Fernando Rodney RHP Miami Marlins
Stephen Strasburg (needs rest) RHP Washington Nationals
Noah Syndergaard (injured) RHP New York Mets
Julio Teheran RHP Atlanta Braves
Bartolo Colon (replaces Bumgarner) RHP New York mets
Max Scherzer (replaces Strasburg) RHP Washington Nationals
Drew Pomeranz (replaces Syndergaard) LHP San Diego Padres

*Denotes starter


The winners of this year’s Final Vote were San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt andToronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders.

• Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez will replace Craig Kimbrel on the AL roster. Shortly after being named to the club, Kimbrel tore his meniscus. He will miss 3-6 weeks.

• Chicago White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana will take the place of Cleveland Indians starter Danny Salazar. Salazar is dealing a minor elbow issue, and decided to pass on taking part in the game.

• The Indians will also send Corey Kluber. He replaced Blue Jays starter Marco Estrada after Estrada was placed on the 15-day DL.


• New York Mets pitcher Barolo Colon will take the place of Madison Bumgarner on the NL roster. Bumgarner isn’t hurt, but pitched Sunday night and would have been unavailable for the contest. Bumgarner made sure to turn in one heck of a start, nearly tossing a no-hitter.

• Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will replace teammate Stephen Strasburg on the roster. Strasburg just came off the disabled list in early July, and doesn’t want to push it by pitching in the All-Star game.

• San Diego Padres pitcher Drew Pomeranz will take the place of Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard complained of a dead arm during his last outing and is pitching with a bone spur in his elbow this year.

• St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Diaz will replace teammate Matt Carpenter in the infield. Carpenter injured himself shortly after making the team.

• Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte will replace Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes left a recent game with a quad injury.

• Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce will take the place of Dexter Fowler. Fowler was hoping to play in the game despite a hamstring injury, but decided it was for the best to wait it out.

Neither manager has announced their starters just yet, though it’s thought Kansas City Royalsmanager Ned Yost will tab White Sox pitcher Chris Sale for the honor. He’ll have to compete withCole Hamels, Steven Wright and teammate Jose Quintana for the honor.

In the NL, it’s a bit more difficult. Both Bumgarner and Syndergaard have been replaced, so Terry Collins has his choice of Jake Arrieta, Johnny Cueto or Jose Fernandez.



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