"It's a really difficult thing to accomplish, to make an All-Star team," said Braun, a six-time All-Star. "It's an unfortunate way to get in. You never want to see anybody else get hurt."
Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon might be able to avoid the disabled list despite dislocating his left thumb.
Gordon will sit out the All-Star game and will likely sit out the Marlins' first series after the break, but he might return after that, said
Gordon was injured Saturday when he slid headfirst to beat out an infield single against Cincinnati.
With a 4-2 loss at San Francisco, the Philadelphia Phillies (29-62) set the franchise record for the most losses before an All-Star break.