Joey Votto batting third for Reds against St. Louis
Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto will hit third on Opening Day against right-hander Jack Flaherty and the St. Louis Cardinals.
Votto returned to camp last week after missing some time with COVID-19. The Cardinals' full Opening Day lineup: Jesse Winker LF, Nick Castellanos RF, Votto 1B, Eugenio Suarez SS, Mike Moustakas 3B, Nick Senzel CF, Jonathan India 2B, Tucker Barnhart C, Luis Castillo SP.
numberFire’s models project Votto for 11.3 FanDuel points versus the Cardinals and he has a salary of $2,800 on Opening Day. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Reds' implied total is 3.8 runs on Thursday's 13-game slate.
- Brad Miller sitting for Phillies Sunday May 9th, 2021
- Rhys Hoskins batting seventh for Phillies Sunday May 9th, 2021
- Austin Nola sitting Sunday for Padres May 9th, 2021
- Victor Caratini catching Sunday for Padres May 9th, 2021
- Tommy Pham sitting Sunday for Padres May 9th, 2021
- Jurickson Profar starting Sunday for Padres May 9th, 2021
- Jonathan India operating second base for Reds on Saturday May 8th, 2021
- Reds put Joey Votto (thumb) on 10-day injured list May 7th, 2021
- Nick Castellanos (back) returning for Reds Friday May 7th, 2021
- Reds' Shogo Akiyama starting Friday May 7th, 2021
- Tucker Barnhart behind Reds' plate Friday May 7th, 2021
- Tucker Barnhart on Reds' bench Wednesday afternoon May 5th, 2021