With a 32-29 record and currently in third place in the NL East, the New York Mets have surprised everyone—except themselves—by playing a lot better than most fans would have expected in a rebuilding season.
The Mets lineup is filled with many young and relatively unknown hitters. Manager Terry Collins has brought the best out of this team.
That is why they are contending for a division title instead of being in the cellar, like many fans projected.
This Mets team has worked very well together and the team chemistry has been great. However, a few individuals have really stood out.
Those players are the ones who will be going to Kansas City in July for the 2012 MLB All-Star Game. A few others have exceeded expectations so far, but will probably still fall short of an All-Star nomination.
Here are some Mets All-Star predictions for the 2012 MLB All-Star Game.
Don't forget to keep putting in All-Star ballots online— there are only a few weeks left in fan voting.