Monday brings a surprisingly heavy 12-game slate around MLB, so stick with our daily lineup report to get the latest on who’s in, who’s out and who should make your fantasy baseball and DFS lineups.
MLB starting lineups: Monday, May 22
Chicago White Sox vs. Cleveland Guardians, 6:10 p.m. ET
Gavin Sheets gets the start in right with Yasmani Grandal back behind the plate and Jake Burger serving as the DH.
Tonight's #WhiteSox starters in Cleveland: pic.twitter.com/92KE7AaI9U— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 22, 2023
Gabriel Arias will get a start at third with Jose Ramirez serving as the DH while Will Brennan plays right field again.
Cleveland Guardians Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 22, 2023
1. Steven Kwan (L) LF
2. Amed Rosario (R) SS
3. Jose Ramirez (S) DH
4. Josh Bell (S) 1B
5. Andres Gimenez (L) 2B
6. Gabriel Arias (R) 3B
7. Will Brennan (L) RF
8. Mike Zunino (R) C
9. Myles Straw (R) CF
Texas Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 6:35 p.m. ET
Robbie Grossman gets another start in left with Josh Smith as the DH and Leody Taveras in center.
On the road again. #StraightUpTX pic.twitter.com/56NgTCYyfj— Texas Rangers (@Rangers) May 22, 2023
Andrew McCutchen continues to lead off while Jack Suwinski will start in center and hit third and Ji-Hwan Bae takes short over Rodolfo Castro.
Monday night baseball.— Pittsburgh Pirates (@Pirates) May 22, 2023
93.7 The Fan | The PRN #LetsGoBucs pic.twitter.com/PKYyY5qUkq
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds, 6:40 p.m. ET
Tommy Edman will start in right and lead off while Juan Yepez gets the nod in left with a lefty on the mound. Nolan Gorman slides down to sixth in the order and Oscar Mercado gets another start in center.
St. Louis Cardinals Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 22, 2023
1. Tommy Edman (S) RF
2. Paul Goldschmidt (R) 1B
3. Willson Contreras (R) DH
4. Nolan Arenado (R) 3B
5. Juan Yepez (R) LF
6. Nolan Gorman (L) 2B
7. Paul DeJong (R) SS
8. Oscar Mercado (R) CF
9. Andrew Knizner (R) C
Matt McLain continues to hit toward the top of Cincy’s order while Jose Barrero gets another start in center and Stuart Fairchild sends Jake Fraley to the bench against a lefty.
Home debut for B-Will❗️— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) May 22, 2023
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Toronto Blue Jays vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 6:40 p.m. ET
Alejandro Kirk gets the start behind the plate with Danny Jansen as the DH and Whit Merrifield at second.
We begin our road trip in Tampa! #NextLevel pic.twitter.com/vmrTnwTOGN— Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) May 22, 2023
Josh Lowe will serve as the DH And bat sixth with Luke Raley in right, Jose Siri in center and Isaac Paredes at third.
Rays lineup tonight against the Blue Jays. #RaysUp pic.twitter.com/TGlWWXOruC— Evan Closky (@ECloskyWTSP) May 22, 2023
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 6:40 p.m. ET
Pavin Smith gets a rare shot at the leadoff spot while Josh Rojas drops down to sixth in the order. Dominic Fletcher continues to start in center with Lourdes Gurriel Jr. in left.
Game 48. #ArizonaBorn pic.twitter.com/f2bJC7Frt0— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) May 22, 2023
Trea Turner will lead off as Philly hopes to get its star shortstop on track, while Dalton Guthrie gets the nod over Brandon Marsh in center with a lefty on the mound and Josh Harrison starts at third.
Tonight's #Phillies Lineup as they begin series with Dbacks at 6:40 PM at Citizens Bank Park— David Malandra Jr (@DaveMReports) May 22, 2023
Wheeler RHP#ARIvsPHI #RingTheBell
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Atlanta Braves, 7:20 p.m. ET
Miguel Rojas gets a start at short for L.A. with J.D. Martinez at DH, David Peralta in left and Jason Heyward riding the bench.
#Dodgers lineup for game 1 vs Braves pic.twitter.com/UGDeaDHwFS— Kirsten Watson (@kirsten_watson) May 22, 2023
Business as usual for Atlanta, with Eddie Rosario in left and the red-hot Marcell Ozuna serving as the DH.
This is the lineup #Braves will stack against #Dodgers Gavin Stone tonight. pic.twitter.com/QfcB2Eyd1M— David Vassegh (@THEREAL_DV) May 22, 2023
Detroit Tigers vs. Kansas City Royals, 7:40 p.m. ET
Zack McKinstry continues to lead off against righties while Nick Maton gets a start as the DH with Akil Baddoo in left and Zack Short at second.
D.C. ➡️ KC pic.twitter.com/1J6bwDGclY— Detroit Tigers (@tigers) May 22, 2023
The Royals have shaken up the lineup today, with Nick Pratto leading off while Bobby Witt Jr. drops all the way down to sixth. Michael Massey will DH with Maikel Garcia and Nicky Lopez at third in his return from the IL.
The #Royals are making big changes today. The lineup:— Preston Farr (@preston_b_farr) May 22, 2023
1. LF Nick Pratto
2. 1B Vinnie Pasquantino
3. C Salvador Perez
4. RF MJ Melendez
5. DH Michael Massey
6. SS Bobby Witt Jr.
7. 3B Nicky Lopez
8. CF Jackie Bradley Jr.
9. 2B Maikel Garcia
P Brady Singer
San Francisco Giants vs. Minnesota Twins, 7:40 p.m. ET
LaMonte Wade Jr. leads off again while Blake Sabol and Michael Conforto man the corner outfield spots. Casey Schmitt and Brett Wisely handle third and second, respectively.
#SFGiants lineup vs RHP Ober:— SF Giants Update (@Giants__Update) May 22, 2023
1) Wade Jr
RHP Brebbia (opener)
Alex Kirilloff will lead off and play right field while Edouard Julien gets a start at second and Willi Castro will play left.
Updated #MNTwins lineup:— Minnesota Twins (@Twins) May 22, 2023
Ober P https://t.co/FPTaOBhPDr
Houston Astros vs. Milwaukee Brewers, 7:40 p.m. ET
Mauricio Dubon leads off again with Corey Julks getting the start in left while Yordan Alvarez serves as the DH.
Monday night plans.— Houston Astros (@astros) May 22, 2023
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Business as usual for the Brew Crew, with Brian Anderson manning right field and Tyrone Taylor spelling Joey Wiemer in center field.
Tonight's #Brewers lineup:— The Brewer Nation (@BrewerNation) May 22, 2023
Miami Marlins vs. Colorado Rockies, 8:40 p.m. ET
Jon Berti slides out to left field with Bryan de la Cruz in right and Garrett Hampson in center, while Joey Wendle starts at short.
G48/162 #marlins lineup— Louis Addeo-Weiss (@addeo_louis00) May 22, 2023
- Berti gets first start of the season in OF, playing left
- DLC shifts to right
- Segura returns
- Hampson in center pic.twitter.com/DdRczxcXeY
Charlie Blackmon will serve as the DH with Jurickson Profar starting in left and pushing Randal Grichuk to the bench. Ryan McMahon, Harold Castro and Michael Toglia will take third, second and first respectively.
5/22 Colorado Rockies Lineup:— Grand Slam Picks (@GSMLBPicks) May 22, 2023
1 DH Charlie Blackmon
2 LF Jurickson Profar
3 RF Kris Bryant
4 C Elias Diaz
5 3B Ryan McMahon
6 2B Harold Castro
7 CF Brenton Doyle
8 1B Michael Toglia
9 SS Ezequiel Tovar
SP:Chase Anderson #Rockies #MLB
Boston Red Sox vs. Los Angeles Angels, 9:38 p.m. ET
Justin Turner returns to the lineup as the DH with Enmanuel Valdez at second and Pablo Reyes at short.
Late night baseball, coming right up! pic.twitter.com/NBZKM1vXKZ— Red Sox (@RedSox) May 22, 2023
Mickey Moniak continues to cut into Taylor Ward’s playing time, leading off and starting in left. Jared Walsh starts again at first with Luis Rengifo at third.
#Angels lineup vs Red Sox pic.twitter.com/X38Pp3MLOw— Rhett Bollinger (@RhettBollinger) May 22, 2023
Oakland Athletics vs. Seattle Mariners, 9:40 p.m. ET
Seth Brown makes his return from a lengthy stint on the IL while Brent Rooker serves as the DH and JJ Bleday starts in left.
Guess who's back? Back again. Brownie's back. Tell a friend. #Athletics #RootedInOakland pic.twitter.com/OGiDXySCwZ— Uprooted (@uprootedoakland) May 23, 2023
AJ Pollock gets a start in left with Jarred Kelenic serving as the DH and Jose Caballero at second.
Back at our house #SeaUsRise pic.twitter.com/pYrWrS5jt6— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) May 22, 2023