Salvador Perez leads all American League players in All-Star votes in the first returns for the 2016 game.

The Kansas City Royals catcher, who also led the league in votes last season, has received 1,094,942 votes.

The remainder of the leaders at each position are: Eric Hosmer of the Royals (871,222); second
baseman Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros (624,218); third baseman Manny Machado of the Baltimore
Orioles (630,028); shortstop Xander Bogaerts of the Boston Red Sox (598,847); designated hitter David
Ortiz of the Red Sox (963,076); and outfielders Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels (934,137), Lorenzo
Cain of the Royals (647,339) and Mark Trumbo of the Orioles (641,594).

The next AL returns will be announced on June 7.