Final All-Star slots filled by Saunders, Belt

null null null null Baseball Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders and Giants first baseman Brandon Belt are going to San Diego.Saunders and Belt were selected by fans in the All-Star Game final vote, which ended Friday. The game is scheduled for July 12. MORE: Rosters, if by defensive ability | Worst everyday playersBelt will join teammates Madison Bumgarner, Johnny Cueto and Buster Posey at the All-Star Game. He overtook Pirates outfielder Starling Marte just hours b

efore voting ended. Behind Belt and Marte in the National League were Rockies rookie Trevor Story, Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb and Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun.Saunders beat out Astros outfielder George Springer, Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia, Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler and Rays third baseman Evan Longoria.Belt is hitting .300/.399/.519 with 10 home runs and 46 RBIs. Saunders, who joins teammates Josh Donaldson, Edwin Encarnacion and Marco Estrada on the American League All-Star roster, is batting .298/.372/.559 with 16 homers and 41 RBIs.Also added to the All-Star roster Friday were Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer to replace teammate Stephen Strasburg and Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon, who will take Bumgarner's active roster spot.