04/18/07 6:00 PM ET
Vote now to make Phillies All-Stars
Howard, Rollins and others players are on the current ballot
By Ken Mandel / MLB.com
Selecting the rosters isn't the end of the fun in 2007, either. Concluding the All-Star balloting process, fans can participate in the official voting for the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player presented by Chevrolet at the All-Star Game via the Monster.com 2007 All-Star Game MVP Vote at MLB.com.
The All-Star Game will be televised in the U.S. by FOX Sports and televised around the world by Major League Baseball International. ESPN Radio will provide exclusive national radio coverage, while MLB.com will offer extensive online coverage and MLB Radio will have exclusive play-by-play coverage of the game on the Internet.All eight members of the Phillies' Opening Day lineup are included on the NL ballot: Howard, Utley, Jimmy Rollins, Wes Helms, Pat Burrell, Aaron Rowand, Shane Victorino and Rod Barajas. Of that group, Rollins has already made three All-Star appearances, once as a voted starter. Rollins will compete with New York's Jose Reyes, Florida's Hanley Ramirez (the 2006 NL Rookie of the Year), and St. Louis' David Eckstein (the 2006 World Series MVP) for the nod among fans. Rollins is off to a tremendous start, leading the league with six home runs.
Ken Mandel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.