MIAMI, FL - JUNE 27: David Freese #23 of the St. Louis Cardinals reacts to a hit during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on June 27, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images) By Sarah Glenn
MIAMI (BaseballStL) – David Freese is making a last minute effort to be selected to go to next month’s All-Star Game in Kansas City.
Freese extended his hit streak to seven games with two hits in Wednesday’s 5-3 loss to the Miami Marlins. He has collected multiple hits in four of his last five games.
Currently, Freese is third among NL third baseman in All-Star voting.
He is batting .285 with 13 home runs and 47 RBIs in 69 games this season.