Sunday means an early start across MLB — especially this week, with the first game getting underway at 11:35 a.m. ET in Atlanta. That means you’ll have to be particularly on top of setting your fantasy baseball lineups, but don’t worry, our daily lineup report will keep you up to date with everything to know about who’s starting and who’s sitting.
MLB starting lineups: Sunday, May 7
Baltimore Orioles vs. Atlanta Braves, 11:35 a.m. ET
Austin Hays finally returns from his finger injury, batting fifth and playing left field, while Adley Rutschman will cede catching duties to James McCann in an early start after a night game. Anthony Santander will DH while Jorge Mateo sits and Gunnar Henderson starts at short and bats cleanup.
#orioles lineup:— Roch Kubatko (@masnRoch) May 7, 2023
1. Cedric Mullins (L) CF
2. Anthony Santander (S) DH
3. Ryan Mountcastle (R) 1B
4. Gunnar Henderson (L) SS
5. Austin Hays (R) LF
6. Adam Frazier (L) 2B
7. Ramon Urias (R) 3B
8. Kyle Stowers (L) RF
9. James McCann (R) C
Orlando Arcia will start at short in his return from a fractured wrist suffered last month while Eddie Rosario starts in left, Marcell Ozuna serves as the DH and Chadwick Tromp spells Sean Murphy behind the plate.
Brunch hour baseball ☕️— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 7, 2023
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 1:35 p.m. ET
Brandon Belt starts at first with Vladimir Guerrero Jr. on the shelf while Danny Jansen catches, Bo Bichette serves as the DH and Santiago Espinal starts at short.
Toronto Blue Jays Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 7, 2023
1. George Springer (R) RF
2. Bo Bichette (R) DH
3. Daulton Varsho (L) LF
4. Matt Chapman (R) 3B
5. Brandon Belt (L) 1B
6. Whit Merrifield (R) 2B
7. Danny Jansen (R) C
8. Kevin Kiermaier (L) CF
9. Santiago Espinal (R) SS
Ke’Bryan Hayes is back leading off with Connor Joe in left, Jack Suwinski in center, Miguel Andujar in right and Mark Mathias spelling Tucupita Marcano at second.
Pittsburgh Pirates Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 7, 2023
1. Ke'Bryan Hayes (R) 3B
2. Bryan Reynolds (S) DH
3. Connor Joe (R) LF
4. Carlos Santana (S) 1B
5. Rodolfo Castro (S) SS
6. Jack Suwinski (L) CF
7. Miguel Andujar (R) RF
8. Mark Mathias (R) 2B
9. Jason Delay (R) C
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Boston Red Sox, 1:35 p.m. ET
Bryson Stott is back leading off while Kyle Schwarber drops to fifth in the lineup. Brandon Marsh will start in center while Edmundo Sosa plays third.
Sunday afternoon lineup. #RingTheBell— Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) May 7, 2023
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Alex Verdugo is back in the leadoff spot while Raimel Tapia spells Masataka Yoshida in left field and Enmanuel Valdez gets another start at second. Connor Wong will catch after a day off on Saturday.
Today’s lineup for Red Sox @ Phillies:— Tyler Milliken ⚾️ (@tylermilliken_) May 7, 2023
1. Verdugo RF
2. Yoshida DH
3. Tapia LF
4. Devers 3B
5. Duran CF
6. Casas 1B
7. Valdez 2B
8. K. Hernández SS
9. Wong C
Tanner Houck gets the start. 1:35 first pitch. pic.twitter.com/GoOtc4lYdD
Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets, 1:40 p.m. ET
Jurickson Profar will lead off while Randal Grichuk serves as the DH, Kris Bryant plays right and Charlie Blackmon gets a day off with a lefty on the mound. Elias Diaz sits with Austin Wynns starting behind the plate.
Unique lineup 34 in game 35 looking for win 14.— Blake Street Banter ⚾ (@blakestbanter) May 7, 2023
The #Rockies have more wins than the Cardinals, Royals, White Sox and the Athletics.
This is Wynn’s first start for the squad. pic.twitter.com/egLWPOUgcL
Jeff McNeil starts in right and will bat third as Brett Baty moves up to fifth in the lineup, Luis Guillorme gets the nod at second and Francisco Alvarez will catch.
Rubber game. #LGM— New York Mets (@Mets) May 7, 2023
Minnesota Twins vs. Cleveland Guardians, 1:40 p.m. ET
Max Kepler will lead off while Alex Kirilloff makes his first start of the year at first and Joey Gallo mans left.
Your #MNTwins lineup for the final game of the series against the Cleveland Guardians— Twins Talk (@LetsTalk_Twins) May 7, 2023
1. Max Kepler RF
2. Carlos Correa SS
3. Jorge Polanco 2B
4. Byron Buxton DH
5. Alex Kirilloff 1B
6. Joey Gallo LF
7. Jose Miranda 3B
8. Christian Vásquez C
9. Michael A. Taylor CF
Joe Ryan P
Gabriel Arias starts over Amed Rosario at short while Myles Straw moves up to second in the lineup and Will Brennan gets the nod in right.
Cleveland Guardians Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 7, 2023
1. Steven Kwan (L) LF
2. Myles Straw (R) CF
3. Jose Ramirez (S) 3B
4. Josh Naylor (L) 1B
5. Josh Bell (S) DH
6. Andres Gimenez (L) 2B
7. Gabriel Arias (R) SS
8. Will Brennan (L) RF
9. Cam Gallagher (R) C
New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 1:40 p.m. ET
Harold Ramirez will DH while Isaac Paredes starts at third and Manual Margot and Jose Siri man center and right, respectively.
Isiah Kiner-Falefa will start in right for New York with Oswaldo Cabrera at third, Aaron Hicks in left and Oswald Peraza sitting again with an ankle injury.
Yankees lineup for rubber game vs. Rays pic.twitter.com/opSvjWBIzj— Greg Joyce (@GJoyce9) May 7, 2023
Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals, 2:10 p.m. ET
Jesus Aguilar is back in the lineup at DH with Carlos Perez spelling Shea Langeliers behind the plate and Jordan Diaz at second.
5/7 Oakland Athletics Lineup:— Grand Slam Picks (@GSMLBPicks) May 7, 2023
1 CF Esteury Ruiz
2 1B Ryan Noda
3 LF Brent Rooker
4 DH Jesus Aguilar
5 RF Ramon Laureano
6 C Carlos Perez
7 2B Jordan Diaz
8 3B Kevin Smith
9 SS Nick Allen
SP:Mason Miller #Athletics #MLB
Bobby Witt Jr. returns to the lineup with MJ Melenez in right, Nick Pratto at first, Michael Massey at second and Jackie Bradley Jr. and Nate Eaton rounding out the outfield.
#Royals lineup vs. Mason Miller:— David Lesky (@DBLesky) May 7, 2023
Witt Jr. SS
Bradley Jr. CF
Detroit Tigers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 2:15 p.m. ET
Matt Vierling leads off again with a lefty on the mound while Andy Ibanez starts at third and Jonathan Schoop mans second.
#Tigers lineup today at St. Louis Cardinals:— Evan Petzold (@EvanPetzold) May 7, 2023
Matt Vierling (RF)
Javier Báez (SS)
Riley Greene (CF)
Spencer Torkelson (1B)
Andy Ibáñez (3B)
Eric Haase (LF)
Miguel Cabrera (DH)
Jonathan Schoop (2B)
Jake Rogers (C)
Alex Faedo (RHP)
Lars Nootbaar leads off again while Nolan Gorman returns at second from his back injury and Brendan Donovan gets a rare start in left.
St. Louis Cardinals Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 7, 2023
1. Lars Nootbaar (L) RF
2. Paul Goldschmidt (R) 1B
3. Nolan Gorman (L) 2B
4. Nolan Arenado (R) 3B
5. Willson Contreras (R) DH
6. Brendan Donovan (L) LF
7. Dylan Carlson (S) CF
8. Tommy Edman (S) SS
9. Andrew Knizner (R) C
Miami Marlins vs. Chicago Cubs, 2:20 p.m. ET
Jazz Chisholm is back leading off with Jesus Sanchez in right, Bryan de la Cruz in left, Yuli Gurriel at first and Jorge Soler serving as the DH.
#Marlins lineup as they look to avoid the sweep this afternoon in Wrigleyville.— Noah Berger (@Trainboy100) May 7, 2023
- Jazz leadoff vs. righty
- Sanchez RF cleanup
- Stallings catching Sandy
Happy Sandy day to all who celebrate. pic.twitter.com/oA3npEFAl0
Eric Hosmer will start at DH while Nelson Velazquez gets the nod in right, Matt Mervis starts again at first and Nick Madrigal spells Patrick Wisdom at third.
#Cubs lineup vs #Marlins 5/7 (1:20 CT): Hoerner 2B, Swanson SS, Happ LF, Bellinger CF, Hosmer DH, Velázquez RF, Mervis 1B, Madrigal 3B, Amaya C (Wesneski P)— Al Yellon (@bleedcubbieblue) May 7, 2023
Milwaukee Brewers vs. San Francisco Giants, 4:05 p.m. ET
Tyrone Taylor gets a start in right with Brian Anderson at third and Brice Turang at second.
He's back.— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) May 7, 2023
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LaMonte Wade Jr. leads off yet again while Mitch Haniger bats third, Joc Pederson serves as the DH and Michael Conforto starts in right.
Giants’ lineup vs. Brewers:— Maria I. Guardado (@mi_guardado) May 7, 2023
LaMonte Wade Jr. - 1B
Thairo Estrada - SS
Mitch Haniger - LF
Joc Pederson - DH
Wilmer Flores - 3B
Michael Conforto - RF
Blake Sabol - C
Austin Slater - CF
Brett Wisely - 2B
Ross Stripling - RHP
Texas Rangers vs. Los Angeles Angels, 4:07 p.m. ET
Robbie Grossman will start in right and bat second with Leody Taveras in center and Travis Jankowski in left as Adolis Garcia serves as the DH.
Rangers starting lineup for May 7 at Los Angeles-AL. pic.twitter.com/1RZ5muSIWJ— Texas Rangers PR (@TXRangersPR) May 7, 2023
Taylor Ward returns to the top of the lineup while Anthony Rendon is back at third base and Hunter Renfroe plays right. Gio Urshela will start at short as Zach Neto gets a day off.
#Angels Lineup⚾— Anaheim Sports (@AnaheimSports1) May 7, 2023
Texas Rangers vs Anaheim Angels
May 7, 2023, 1:07 PM PST Angel Stadium
Martin Perez vs José Suarez#TEXvsLAA #GoHalos #大谷翔平 #Ohtani pic.twitter.com/N81tMFOLEl
Washington Nationals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks, 4:10 p.m. ET
Lane Thomas will lead off and play right with Alex Call in center, Stone Garrett in right and Ildemaro Vargas spelling Jeimer Candelario at third base.
Washington Nationals Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 7, 2023
1. Lane Thomas (R) RF
2. Luis Garcia (L) 2B
3. Keibert Ruiz (S) C
4. Joey Meneses (R) DH
5. Dominic Smith (L) 1B
6. Alex Call (R) CF
7. Stone Garrett (R) LF
8. CJ Abrams (L) SS
9. Ildemaro Vargas (S) 3B
Corbin Carroll returns for Arizona as the DH with Pavin Smith in right, Dominic Fletcher in center and Geraldo Perdomo at short. Josh Rojas leads off and plays third after a day off yesterday.
Game 34. #ArizonaBorn pic.twitter.com/j57NOWkydK— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) May 7, 2023
Houston Astros vs. Seattle Mariners, 4:10 p.m. ET
Yordan Alvarez will DH today with Corey Julks in left and Jake Meyers in center.
Bielak closes out the series.— Houston Astros (@astros) May 7, 2023
: 3:10 PM
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Jarred Kelenic will bat third as Teoscar Hernandez serves as the DH and Jose Caballero gets the nod again at second. Taylor Trammell gets a start in left.
Spend your Sunday with us. #SeaUsRise pic.twitter.com/kRV2MeSjYI— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) May 7, 2023
Chicago White Sox vs. Cincinnati Reds, 4:10 p.m. ET
Hanser Alberto will bat fifth and start at third while Yasmani Grandal serves as the DH and Gavin Sheets plays right field.
Your #WhiteSox starters in today's series finale vs. the Reds. pic.twitter.com/W1Ec0iFkQY— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 7, 2023
No Jake Fraley again as he nurses a back injury, forcing Henry Ramos to left and Wil Myers to right as Spencer Steer gets another start at first base. Kevin Newman will serve as the DH.
Happy Doug Day, folks.— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) May 7, 2023
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Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres, 7:10 p.m. ET
Jason Heyward will DH and bat fifth while David Peralta plays left and Chris Taylor gets another start at short.
Tonight’s # Dodgers lineup pic.twitter.com/31wjBF0N2f— Jeff Sanders (@sdutSanders) May 7, 2023
Nelson Cruz will handle DH duties against a lefty as Austin Nola catches and Adam Engel spells Trent Grisham in center.
Lining up behind Java Joe for Sunday Night Baseball!#BringTheGold pic.twitter.com/YS7H4sRrDT— San Diego Padres (@Padres) May 7, 2023