Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Tommy Pham expressed his displeasure with Major League Baseball’s All-Star voting, arguing that small-market teams will never get a fair shake from fans nationwide due to their lack of exposure.
“We won’t get credit, man,” Pham . “It’s always unfair. Big market vs. small market. It’s never going to be fair. With Avisaíl and me, when I saw the ballot of the guys ahead of us – (Red Sox) Jackie Bradley Jr. and (Yankees) Brett Gardner – and they’re hitting around .200 or lower. That tells you it right there.”
Pham, batting .288 with an .862 OPS through Wednesday, ranked 15th among outfielders in the . The top nine finishers will move