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Rockies set Opening Day roster


The Colorado Rockies announced the club's 25-man roster in advance of tomorrow's 2013 season opener at Milwaukee. On Friday, the Rockies set their 25-man and 40-man rosters by completing the following moves: selected the contracts of catcher Yorvit Torrealba and RHP Chris Volstad; designated for assignment RHP Will Harris and C Ramon Hernandez; optioned OF Tyler Colvin to Triple-A Colorado Springs.

Below is a listing of the Rockies 2013 Opening Day roster.

Right-handed Pitchers (9)  
Matt Belisle   
Rafael Betancourt
Jhoulys Chacin  
Carlos Gonzalez
Edgmer Escalona                                                                                                  
Jon Garland                                                                                                            
Wilton Lopez                                                                                                       
Juan Nicasio                                                                                                      
Adam Ottavino
Chris Volstad

Left-handed Pitchers (3)
Rex Brothers
Jorge De La Rosa
Jeff Francis

Catchers (2)
Wilin Rosario
Yorvit Torrealba

Infielders (7)
Reid Brignac
Todd Helton             
Jonathan Herrera       
Chris Nelson             
Jordan Pacheco
Josh Rutledge
Troy Tulowitzki

Outfielders (4)
Michael Cuddyer
Dexter Fowler
Carlos Gonzalez
Eric Youung Jr.

60-Day Disabled List (1)      
LHP Edwar Cabrera (left shoulder strain)

The Rockies have a full 40-man roster.

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