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MLB starting lineup news, injury report for Thursday, July 22nd

We’re updating you throughout the day with all the latest lineup news and injuries heading into Thursday’s MLB slate.

Milwaukee Brewers v Cincinnati Reds Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images

A few teams have the day off on Thursday, July 22nd, but there is a decent slate of games to track for MLB fans, DFS players and bettors on DraftKings Sportsbook. The first game will get started in the early afternoon with the rest of the slate taking place at night.

MLB lineup and injury news — Thursday, July 22nd

Castellanos fractures wrist

Cincinnati Reds hitter Nick Castellanos has a microfracture in his wrist. He has been out of the lineup since Friday and with this news, it should be at least a few more days before his able to return.

Santana, Jansen leave Wednesday’s game

On the same play, Boston Red Sox outfielder Danny Santana and Toronto Blue Jays catcher Danny Jansen were injured. Santana injured his groin trying to make a play in the field, while Jansen hurt his hamstring running out his double.

Rojas injures finger

Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Josh Rojas dislocated his finger stealing second base on Wednesday and was forced to leave the game.

Akin, Santander land on COVID-19 list

Baltimore Orioles starter Keegan Akin and Anthony Santander did not play in Wednesday’s game and have been placed on the COVID-19 list.

Kirilloff placed on IL

Minnesota Twins 23-year-old outfielder Alex Kirilloff will undergo a wrist surgery for an injury that has lingered. He is on the injured list now and may be out for the rest of the season.