Angels announce 2016 Opening Day roster

Angels General Manager Billy Eppler today announced the club's Opening Day roster for the 2016 campaign. 


To set the roster at 25 active players, LHP C.J. Wilson has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation.


The Angels begin the 2016 regular season tomorrow night (April 4) against the Chicago Cubs at 7:05 p.m. (PDT) at Angel Stadium. 


Following is a breakdown by position of the Angels' 2016 Opening Day 25-man roster:


            PITCHERS (12)                    CATCHERS (2)             INFIELDERS (7)                OUTFIELDERS (4)

            Alvarez, Jose (LH)               Perez, Carlos             Choi, Ji-Man                    Calhoun, Kole

            Bedrosian, Cam (RH)         Soto, Geovany          Cron, C.J.                          Gentry, Craig

            Heaney, Andrew (LH)                                            Escobar, Yunel                 Nava, Daniel

            Morin, Mike (RH)                                                   Giavotella, Johnny          Trout, Mike

            Rasmus, Cory (RH)                                                 Pennington, Cliff

            Richards, Garrett (RH)                                           Pujols, Albert

            Salas, Fernando (RH)                                             Simmons, Andrelton

            Santiago, Hector (LH)

            Shoemaker, Matt (RH)

            Smith, Joe (RH)

            Street, Huston (RH)

            Weaver, Jered (RH)