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MLB starting lineup news, injury report for Monday, July 5th

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

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Things can happen fast around Major League Baseball, and we want to make sure you get the up-to-the-minute news on injuries and official lineups so you know where it’s safe to bet on tonight’s games.

Here we’ll list and constantly update the latest news throughout the day.

MLB lineup and injury news — Monday, July 5th

Buster Posey out of lineup for San Francisco

The Giants catcher won’t be starting today’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals, according to Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area. He left Sunday’s win in the 6th inning with a thumb injury. Though he won’t start, it’s a possibility he’s available off the bench for a pinch hit situation.