MLB Lineups & Injury News (April 7): Tim Anderson Placed On Injured List

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Below are the projected starting lineups for each team playing on Wednesday’sMLB slate. For real-time updates to these lineups, check out our Action Labs MLB lineups page.


Update 1 p.m. ET: The White Sox have placed Tim Anderson on the 10-day IL retroactive to April 5 and recalled infielder Danny Mendick from the Schaumburg training facility. Leury Garcia is likely to get the majority of starts at shortstop while Anderson remains out, but Mendick is in the lineup for today’s series finale.


Tim Anderson has been out since straining a hamstring on Sunday night against the Los Angeles Angels. Anderson is not currently projected to play in the White Sox series finale against the Seattle Mariners.

Be sure to stay tuned to the Action Labs MLB lineups page for the status of Anderson and every player on Wednesday’s slate.

Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals, 12:05 p.m. ET (Game 1)

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Braves: Max Fried (L)
  • Nationals: Erick Fedde (R)

Projected Lineups

Atlanta Braves vs. Fedde (R) Position
Ronald Acuna Jr. RF
Ozzie Albies 2B
Freddie Freeman 1B
Marcell Ozuna LF
Travis d’Arnaud C
Dansby Swanson SS
Austin Riley 3B
Ender Inciarte CF
Max Fried P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Washington Nationals vs. Fried (L) Position
Victor Robles CF
Trea Turner SS
Juan Soto RF
Ryan Zimmerman 1B
Starlin Castro 3B
Hernan Perez 2B
Andrew Stevenson LF
Jonathan Lucroy C
Erick Fedde P

Key Players Projected Out: Josh Bell, Yan Gomes, Kyle Schwarber, Josh Harrison

Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals (Game 2)

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Braves: Huascar Ynoa (R)
  • Nationals: Stephen Strasburg (R)

Projected Lineups

Atlanta Braves vs. Strasburg (R) Position
Ronald Acuna Jr. RF
Ozzie Albies 2B
Freddie Freeman 1B
Marcell Ozuna LF
Austin Riley 3B
Dansby Swanson SS
Alex Jackson C
Cristian Pache CF
Huascar Ynoa P

Key Players Projected Out: Travis d’Arnaud

Washington Nationals vs. Ynoa (R) Position
Victor Robles CF
Trea Turner SS
Juan Soto RF
Starlin Castro 3B
Andrew Stevenson LF
Hernan Perez 1B
Luis Garcia 2B
Tres Barrera C
Stephen Strasburg P

Key Players Projected Out: Josh Bell, Yan Gomes, Kyle Schwarber, Josh Harrison

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Cincinnati Reds, 12:35 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Pirates: Chad Kuhl (R)
  • Reds: Luis Castillo (R)

Projected Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Castillo (R) Position
Kevin Newman 2B
Wilmer Difo 3B
Colin Moran 1B
Phillip Evans LF
Erik Gonzalez SS
Gregory Polanco RF
Dustin Folwer CF
Michael Perez C
Chad Kuhl P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Cincinnati Reds vs. Kuhl (R) Position
Tyler Naquin LF
Nick Castellanos RF
Joey Votto 1B
Mike Moustakas 3B
Nick Senzel CF
Jonathan India 2B
Kyle Farmer SS
Tyler Stephenson C
Luis Castillo P

Key Players Projected Out: Eugenio Suarez

Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians, 1:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Royals: Jakob Junis (R)
  • Indians: Shane Bieber (R)

Projected Lineups

Kansas City Royals vs. Bieber (R) Position
Whit Merrifield 2B
Andrew Benintendi LF
Carlos Santana 1B
Salvador Perez C
Jorge Soler DH
Hunter Dozier 3B
Kyle Isbel RF
Michael A. Taylor CF
Nicky Lopez SS

Key Players Projected Out: None

Cleveland Indians vs. Junis (R) Position
Ben Gamel CF
Cesar Hernandez 2B
Jose Ramirez 3B
Eddie Rosario LF
Franmil Reyes DH
Josh Naylor RF
Jake Bauers 1B
Roberto Perez C
Andres Gimenez SS

Key Players Projected Out: None

Minnesota Twins vs. Detroit Tigers, 1:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Twins: Kenta Maeda (R)
  • Tigers: Matthew Boyd (L)

Projected Lineups

Minnesota Twins vs. Boyd (L) Position
Mitch Garver C
Kyle Garlick RF
Nelson Cruz DH
Jorge Polanco 2B
Byron Buxton CF
Brent Rooker LF
Miguel Sano 1B
Willians Astudillo LF
Andrelton Simmons SS

Key Players Projected Out: Josh Donaldson, Max Kepler

Detroit Tigers vs. Maeda (R) Position
Robbie Grossman LF
WIlli Castro SS
Miguel Cabrera 1B
Jeimer Candelario 3B
Nomar Mazara DH
Jonathan Schoop 2B
Akil Baddoo LF
Wilson Ramos C
Victor Reyes CF

Key Players Projected Out: None

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox, 1:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Rays: Ryan Yarbrough (L)
  • Red Sox: Nathan Eovaldi (R)

Projected Lineups

Tampa Bay Rays vs. Eovaldi (R) Position
Yoshitomo Tsutsugo 1B
Austin Meadows LF
Randy Arozarena RF
Brandon Lowe 2B
Yandy Diaz DH
Joey Wendle 3B
Manuel Margot CF
Francisco Mejia C
Willy Adames SS

Key Players Projected Out: None

Boston Red Sox vs. Yarbrough (L) Position
Enrique Hernandez CF
Rafael Devers 3B
J.D. Martinez DH
Xander Bogaerts SS
Christian Vazquez DH
Hunter Renfroe RF
Christian Arroyo 2B
Bobby Dalbec 1B
Kevin Plawecki C

Key Players Projected Out: Alex Verdugo

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Texas Rangers, 2:05 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Blue Jays: Hyun-jin Ryu (L)
  • Rangers: Kyle Gibson (R)

Projected Lineups

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Gibson (R) Position
Marcus Semien SS
Cavan Biggio 3B
Bo Bichette SS
Teoscar Hernandez LF
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. DH
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. LF
Randal Grichuk CF
Joe Panik 2B
Danny Jansen C

Key Players Projected Out: George Springer

Texas Rangers vs. Ryu (L) Position
Isiah Kiner-Falefa SS
David Dahl LF
Joey Gallo RF
Nick Solak 2B
Nate Lowe 1B
Jose Trevino C
Eli White RF
Leody Taveras CF
Charlie Culberson 3B

Key Players Projected Out: None

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Brewers: Brandon Woodruff (R)
  • Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (R)

Projected Lineups

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Hendricks (R) Position
Lorenzo Cain CF
Keston Hiura 1B
Christian Yelich LF
Avisail Garcia RF
Travis Shaw 3B
Luis Urias SS
Manny Pina C
Daniel Robertson 2B
Brandon Woodruff P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Chicago Cubs vs. Woodruff (R) Position
Ian Happ LF
Eric Sogard 2B
Anthony Rizzo 1B
Kris Bryant 3B
Joc Pederson LF
Javier Baez SS
Jason Heyward RF
Tony Wolters C
Kyle Hendricks (R) P

Key Players Projected Out: Willson Contreras

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Oakland Athletics, 3:37 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Dodgers: Trevor Bauer (R)
  • Athletics: Jesus Luzardo (L)

Projected Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Luzardo (L) Position
Chris Taylor CF
Corey Seager SS
Justin Turner 3B
Will Smith C
A.J. Pollock LF
Max Muncy 1B
Austin Barnes DH
Gavin Lux 2B
Zach McKinstry RF

Key Players Projected Out: Cody Bellinger, Mookie Betts

Oakland Athletics vs. Bauer (R) Position
Mark Canha LF
Jed Lowrie 2B
Ramon Laureano CF
Mitch Moreland 1B
Matt Chapman 3B
Seth Brown LF
Stephen Piscotty RF
Elvis Andrus SS
Aramis Garcia C

Key Players Projected Out: Matt Olson

New York Mets vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 4:05 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Mets: David Peterson (L)
  • Phillies: Aaron Nola (R)

Projected Lineups

New York Mets vs. Nola (R) Position
Brandon Nimmo CF
Francisco Lindor SS
Michael Conforto RF
Pete Alonso 1B
Dominic Smith LF
Jonathan Villar 2B
James McCann C
Luis Guillorme 3B
David Peterson P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Philadelphia Phillies vs. Peterson (L) Position
Andrew McCutchen LF
Rhys Hoskins 1B
Bryce Harper RF
J.T. Realmuto C
Alec Bohm 3B
Didi Gregorius SS
Jean Segura 2B
Adam Haseley CF
Aaron Nola P

Key Players Projected Out: None

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Miami Marlins, 4:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Cardinals: Jack Flaherty (R)
  • Marlins: Pablo Lopez (R)

Projected Lineups

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Lopez (R) Position
Tommy Edman 2B
Paul Goldschmidt 1B
Nolan Arenado 3B
Paul DeJong SS
Matt Carpenter 2B
Yadier Molina C
Tyler O’Neill LF
Dylan Carlson CF
Jack Flaherty P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Miami Marlins vs. Flaherty (R) Position
Corey Dickerson LF
Starling Marte CF
Jesus Aguilar 1B
Garrett Cooper RF
Brian Anderson 3B
Jazz Chisholm SS
Jon Berti 2B
Chad Wallach C
Pablo Lopez P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Chicago White Sox vs. Seattle Mariners, 4:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • White Sox: Dallas Keuchel (L)
  • Mariners: Justin Dunn (R)

Projected Lineups

Chicago White Sox vs. Dunn (R) Position
Adam Eaton RF
Jake Lamb 3B
Jose Abreu 1B
Yasmani Grandal C
Zack Collins DH
Luis Robert CF
Nick Madrigal 2B
Billy Hamilton LF
Danny Mendick SS

Key Players Projected Out: Eloy Jimenez, Tim Anderson, Yoan Moncada

Seattle Mariners vs. Keuchel (L) Position
Mitch Haniger RF
Ty France DH
Kyle Seager 3B
Evan White 1B
Dylan Moore 2B
Tom Murphy C
Taylor Trammell CF
Sam Haggerty RF
J.P. Crawford SS

Key Players Projected Out: None

San Francisco Giants vs. San Diego Padres, 4:10 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Giants: Kevin Gausman (R)
  • Padres: Blake Snell (L)

Projected Lineups

San Francisco Giants vs. Snell (L) Position
Austin Slater CF
Mike Yastrzemski RF
Donovan Solano 2B
Evan Longoria 3B
Wilmer Flores 1B
Darin Ruf LF
Curt Casali C
Mauricio Dubon SS
Kevin Gausman P

Key Players Projected Out: None

San Diego Padres vs. Gausman (R) Position
Jake Cronenworth 2B
Wil Myers RF
Manny Machado 3B
Eric Hosmer 1B
Luis Campusano C
Jurickson Profar LF
Ha-seong Kim SS
Jorge Mateo CF
Blake Snell P

Key Players Projected Out: Fernando Tatis Jr., Tommy Pham

Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees, 6:35 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Orioles: John Means (L)
  • Yankees: Jameson Taillon (R)

Projected Lineups

Baltimore Orioles vs. Taillon (R) Position
Cedric Mullins CF
Trey Mancini 1B
Anthony Santander RF
Ryan Mountcastle DH
Maikel Franco DH
Pedro Severino C
Rio Ruiz 3B
Freddy Galvis SS
Ramon Urias 2B

Key Players Projected Out: None

New York Yankees vs. Means (L) Position
DJ LeMahieu 2B
Gleyber Torres SS
Aaron Hicks CF
Giancarlo Stanton DH
Clint Frazier RF
Jay Bruce 1B
Gary Sanchez C
Gio Urshela 3B
Brett Gardner LF

Key Players Projected Out: Aaron Judge

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Colorado Rockies, 8:40 p.m. ET

Probable Starting Pitchers

  • Diamondbacks: Madison Bumgarner (L)
  • Rockies: Antonio Senzatela (R)

Projected Lineups

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Senzatela (R) Position
Josh Rojas SS
Ketel Marte CF
Christian Walker 1B
David Peralta LF
Asdrubal Cabrera 3B
Eduardo Escobar 2B
Pavin Smith RF
Stephen Vogt C
Madison Bumgarner P

Key Players Projected Out: None

Colorado Rockies vs. Bumgarner (L) Position
Garrett Hampson CF
Chris Owings LF
Trevor Story SS
C.J. Cron 1B
Ryan McMahon 2B
Josh Fuentes 3B
Elias Diaz C
Yonathan Daza RF
Antonio Senzatela P

Key Players Projected Out: None

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