The contract of INF Ian Stewart has been selected. Four (4) players have been placed on the 15-Day Disabled List, retroactive to March 21st: LHP Sean Burnett (left elbow surgery), RHP Dane DeLaRosa (right forearm inflammation), RHP Ryan Brasier (right elbow strain) and LHP Brian Moran (left elbow inflammation). Four (4) players have been optioned to triple-A Salt Lake: OF J.B. Shuck, INF Grant Green, RHP Cory Rasmus and LHP Jose Alvarez. Additionally, OF Brennan Boesch, OF Matt Long, RHP Brandon Lyon and C Luis Martinez have been reassigned to Salt Lake.
The club's current 40-man roster sits at 39 players with today's transactions.
Following is a breakdown by position of the Angels' 2014 Opening Day 25-man roster:
PITCHERS (12) CATCHERS (2) INFIELDERS (6) OUTFIELDERS (5)
Frieri, Ernesto (RH) Conger, Hank Aybar, Erick Calhoun, Kole
Jepsen, Kevin (RH) Iannetta, Chris Freese, David Cowgill, Collin
Kohn, Michael (RH) Kendrick, Howie Hamilton, Josh
Maronde, Nick (LH) McDonald, John Ibanez, Raul
Richards, Garrett (RH) Pujols, Albert Trout, Mike
Salas, Fernando (RH) Stewart, Ian
Santiago, Hector (LH)
Shoemaker, Matt (RH)
Skaggs, Tyler (LH)
Smith, Joe (RH)
Weaver, Jered (RH)
Wilson, C.J. (LH)