Thursday, March 31, 2011
Here's the full Opening Day roster
By Richard Durrett
The Rangers have made all of their moves and have the full roster. Here it is:
Below is a listing of the 2011 Opening Day roster:
RH Pitchers (8)
LH Pitchers (5)
15-Day Disabled List (4)
RHP Omar Beltre (spine surgery)
RHP Scott Feldman (right knee surgery)
RHP Tommy Hunter (right groin strain)
RHP Brandon Webb (right rotator cuff surgery)
Some notes (courtesy of Rangers PR guru Rich Rice):
* The Rangers have 5 players on an Opening Day roster for the first time: Derek Holland, Mitch Moreland, Alexi Ogando, Pedro Strop, and Mason Tobin. Tobin is the only member of that group seeking to make his major league debut. There are also 6 players looking to make their Texas debuts: Adrian Beltre, Dave Bush, Mike Napoli, Arthur Rhodes, Mason Tobin, and Yorvit Torrealba.
* With the addition of Bush, the Rangers begin the season with 40 players on the club’s 40-man roster.
* Ticket update:
FRIDAY, APRIL 1 (3:08 p.m.) —COMPLETE SELL OUT
SATURDAY, APRIL 2 (7:15 p.m.)—All reserved seats have been sold. Obstructed view, scattered singles, and standing room tickets remain. Standing room only tickets are priced at $15.00 each and may only be purchased at the ticket windows at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
SUNDAY, APRIL 3 (1:08 p.m.)—Approximately 3,000 reserved tickets remain.
Tickets for 2011 Rangers home games can be purchased by calling 972-RANGERS, at texasrangers.com, or at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington ticket office.