We’ve got a full 15-game slate on Tuesday, May 16, so let’s get right to the daily lineup report and keep you up to date and who’s in the lineup and who’s riding the bench.
MLB starting lineups: Tuesday, May 16
Los Angeles Angels vs. Baltimore Orioles, 6:35 p.m. ET
Mickey Moniak leads off again and will start in right, with Matt Thaiss catching and Gio Urshela manning third in lieu of the injured Anthony Rendon.
#Angels Lineup⚾— Anaheim Sports (@AnaheimSports1) May 16, 2023
Los Angeles Angels vs Baltimore Orioles
May 16, 2023, 3:35 PM PST Camden Yards
Chase Silseth vs Dean Kremer#LAAvsBAL #GoHalos #大谷翔平 #Ohtani pic.twitter.com/cCF8k67L8w
Ryan O’Hearn will get a start at DH as Ryan Mountcastle sits and Anthony Santander plays first base.
Tuesday night at The Yard. pic.twitter.com/fBOnqLpiy1— Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) May 16, 2023
Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Detroit Tigers, 6:40 p.m. ET
Andrew McCutchen shifts up to the leadoff spot and will serve as the DH for Pittsburgh with Ke’Bryan Hayes moving down to fifth, Tucupita Marcano spelling Rodolfo Castro at short and Josh Palacios filling in for Connor Joe in right.
Pittsburgh Pirates Lineup:— Newzgod a.k.a. El_Negro_Loco (@Newzgod_dfs) May 16, 2023
1. Andrew McCutchen (R) DH
2. Bryan Reynolds (S) LF
3. Carlos Santana (S) 1B
4. Jack Suwinski (L) CF
5. Ke'Bryan Hayes (R) 3B
6. Tucupita Marcano (L) SS
7. Ji Hwan Bae (L) 2B
8. Josh Palacios (L) RF
9. Jason Delay (R) C
Zack McKinstry will lead off once again with Nick Maton at short and Akil Baddoo in left.
Quick series with Pittsburgh starts tonight. pic.twitter.com/z6osPsuU6R— Detroit Tigers (@tigers) May 16, 2023
Washington Nationals vs. Miami Marlins, 6:40 p.m. ET
Lane Thomas continues to lead off against lefties while Alex Call and Stone Garrett fill out the other two outfield spots.
Here is tonight's #Nats starting lineup as they kick off their series against the Marlins.#Natitude pic.twitter.com/jXMg0d4c9L— TheNatsReport ⚾ (@TheNatsReport) May 16, 2023
Garrett Hampson leads off and spells Jazz Chisholm as the Marlins star sees a specialist about his turf toe. Peyton Burdick gets a start in right for the injured Jesus Sanchez with Joey Wendle at short and Jean Segura at third.
G42/162 #Marlins lineup— Louis Addeo-Weiss (@addeo_louis00) May 16, 2023
- No Jazz (saw a specialist today for turf toe), Hampson in center
- Coop hits 2nd
- Soler cleaning up
- Luzardo goes for win #4 pic.twitter.com/mkEVZjjeJs
New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays, 7:07 p.m. ET
Gleyber Torres gets a rare shot at the leadoff spot as Anthony Volpe drops down to sixth in the order. Jake Bauers and Oswaldo Cabrera man the corner outfield spots as Aaron Judge gets a night at DH, while DJ LeMahieu starts at first and Anthony Rizzo sits.
Tuesday in Toronto. #RepBX pic.twitter.com/zxLoReJjky— New York Yankees (@Yankees) May 16, 2023
Cavan Biggio will get a start in right field with George Springer serving as the DH, Kenley Jansen catching and Alejandro Kirk getting a night off.
It's Loonie Dogs Night— Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) May 16, 2023
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Seattle Mariners vs. Boston Red Sox, 7:10 p.m. ET
J.P. Crawford remains in the leadoff spot with Taylor Trammell getting another start at DH and Kolten Wong over Jose Caballero at second base.
Ready for round two. #SeaUsRise pic.twitter.com/9Qchql8cW2— Seattle Mariners (@Mariners) May 16, 2023
Masataka Yoshida returns in left after a day off with Justin Turner at DH, Enmanuel Valdez at second and Denyi Reyes once again spelling the injured Enrique Hernandez at short.
Tonight’s lineup for Mariners @ Red Sox:— Tyler Milliken ⚾️ (@tylermilliken_) May 16, 2023
1. Verdugo RF
2. Yoshida LF
3. Turner DH
4. Devers 3B
5. Duran CF
6. Casas 1B
7. Valdez 2B
8. McGuire C
9. Reyes SS
Nick Pivetta gets the start. 7:10 first pitch. pic.twitter.com/pcO6Z2JODx
Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Mets, 7:10 p.m. ET
Harold Ramirez will lead off and play first for the injured Yandy Diaz while Brandon Lowe gets a start at second and Josh Lowe serves as the DH. No Luke Raley or Taylor Walls tonight for Tampa.
Tonight’s #Rays Lineup:— GENY Mets Report (@genymets) May 16, 2023
B. Lowe 2B
J. Lowe DH
Tommy Pham will serve as the DH once again while Brett Baty returns to the lineup at third base and Francisco Alvarez gets another start behind the plate.
JV makes his first @CitiField start as a Met. #LGM— New York Mets (@Mets) May 16, 2023
Milwaukee Brewers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, 7:45 p.m. ET
Owen Miller starts in left and leads off with Christian Yelich nursing a balky back, while Mike Brosseau plays first and Darin Ruf serves as the DH as Rowdy Tellez gets a night off.
Ready for game 2.— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) May 16, 2023
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Lars Nootbaar leads off despite a lefty on the mound for Milwaukee, with Paul DeJong starting at short and batting fifth and Willson Contreras serving as the DH. Nolan Gorman gets a start at second with Tommy Edman and Brendan Donovan serving as the corner outfielders.
Willson Contreras is the #STLCards primary catcher again, but he’s at DH tonight. Andrew Knizner starts at catcher against #Brewers LHP Wade Miley.— John Denton (@JohnDenton555) May 16, 2023
Lefty Nolan Gorman also gets a start vs. a LHP. He’s 0 for 7 this season vs. LHP. pic.twitter.com/hCp0viDXJr
Atlanta Braves vs. Texas Rangers, 8:05 p.m. ET
Eddie Rosario serves as the DH and Sam Hilliard gets a start in left as Marcell Ozuna sits and Orlando Arcia mans shortstop.
How we're lining up tonight!#ForTheA pic.twitter.com/vsiLDZmfVR— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 16, 2023
Business as usual for the Rangers, with Robbie Grossman batting second and starting in left and Sam Huff serving as the DH rather than Josh Smith with a lefty on the mound.
Rangers starting lineup for May 16 vs. Atlanta pic.twitter.com/xrFZHxoY3a— Texas Rangers PR (@TXRangersPR) May 16, 2023
Chicago Cubs vs. Houston Astros, 8:10 p.m. ET
Unsurprisingly, no Cody Bellinger tonight for the Cubs less than 24 hours after he tweaked his knee making a leaping catch at the wall. Christopher Morel will take over in center and bat third while Miles Mastrobuoni plays second and Nick Madrigal spells Patrick Wisdom at third.
Justin Steele's on the mound tonight! Here's who's behind him:— Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) May 16, 2023
Tune in: https://t.co/Gs2hZXyTjH pic.twitter.com/1f0xITkZFL
Chas McCormick is feeling good enough to start in center while Corey Julks mans left to give Yordan Alvarez a night as the DH.
El Reptil on the bump.— Houston Astros (@astros) May 16, 2023
: 7:10 PM
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Cleveland Guardians vs. Chicago White Sox, 8:10 p.m. ET
With Jose Ramirez on the bereavement list, Gabriel Arias will start at third base with Will Brennan in right.
A roster move:— Cleveland Guardians (@CleGuardians) May 16, 2023
+ Recalled INF Brayan Rocchio from Triple-A Columbus
- Placed 3B José Ramírez on the Bereavement List#ForTheLand pic.twitter.com/pWSZ9KpKFN
Yoan Moncada makes another start at third base with Jake Burger serving as the DH and Gavin Sheets in right field.
Tonight's #WhiteSox starters vs. the Guardians: pic.twitter.com/SfYZZJnXrx— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 16, 2023
Cincinnati Reds vs. Colorado Rockies, 8:40 p.m. ET
Matt McLain will play short and bat second once again with Tyler Stephenson at DH, Curt Casali behind the plate and Stuart Fairchild playing center for the injured TJ Friedl.
Debut Day for B Will!— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) May 16, 2023
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Michael Toglia will make his first start of the year filling in for the injured C.J. Cron, batting sixth and playing first base while Mike Moustakas shifts to third. Elias Diaz returns behind the plate while Charlie Blackmon serves as the DH and Kris Bryant sits.
Toglia at first, Moose at third, Doyle moved up in the lineup, and Chase Anderson making his first #Rockies start. pic.twitter.com/DathgDNzwz— Suzie Hunter (@TheSuzieHunter) May 16, 2023
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Oakland Athletics, 9:40 p.m. ET
Josh Rojas sits down tonight with Evan Longoria manning third and Emmanuel Rivera serving as the DH. Dominic Fletcher gets the start in left flanked by Corbin Carroll and Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
Game 43. #ArizonaBorn pic.twitter.com/vEThkpncoN— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) May 16, 2023
Aledmys Diaz will bat third and start at third in his return to the lineup, with Jesus Aguilar getting a start at first over Ryan Noda with a lefty on the mound. JJ Bleday will also sit as Brent Rooker and Ramon Laureano handle the corner outfield spots.
Game 44. #Athletics pic.twitter.com/cVbKdYXnWb— Oakland A's (@Athletics) May 16, 2023
Kansas City Royals vs. San Diego Padres, 9:40 p.m. ET
Salvador Perez gets a day at DH with Freddy Fermin behind the plate while Maikel Garcia is up to fifth in the batting order now. Edward Olivares, MJ Melendez and Nate Eaton comprise the outfield with Matt Duffy getting a start at second base.
#Royals lineup vs. Seth Lugo:— David Lesky (@DBLesky) May 16, 2023
Witt Jr. SS
No Manny Machado after he took a pitch off the hand last night, as Ha-Seong Kim will slide over to third with Rougned Odor starting at second. Matt Carpenter will serve as the DH.
Machado out of the #Padres lineup pic.twitter.com/QEV3DWWKGn— Jeff Sanders (@sdutSanders) May 16, 2023
Philadelphia Phillies vs. San Francisco Giants, 9:45 p.m. ET
Kody Clemens gets a start at first base for the Phils with Alec Bohm sliding back over to third and Brandon Marsh in center.
s on the bump tonight #RingTheBell— Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) May 16, 2023
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Minnesota Twins vs. Los Angeles Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. ET