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White Sox Finalize Opening Day Roster



    White Sox Finalize Opening Day Roster
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    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 16: James Shields #33 of the Chicago White Sox delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on April 16, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

    The Chicago White Sox have finalized their Opening Day roster, and the team had to make a few moves to get themselves ready for the season opener.

    The White Sox announced Wednesday that they had placed pitcher Carlos Rodon and catcher Kevan Smith on the 10-day disabled list, and announced that they had called up left-handed pitcher Hector Santiago.

    With those moves, the White Sox have 13 pitchers and 12 position players on their Opening Day roster:

    Pitchers (13):

    Luis Avilan, Aaron Bummer, Danny Farquhar, Carson Fulmer, Lucas Giolito, Miguel Gonzalez, Gregory Infante, Nate Jones, Reynaldo Lopez, Juan Minaya, Hector Santiago, James Shields, Joakim Soria

    Catchers (2):

    Welington Castillo, Omar Narvaez

    Infielders (6):

    Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson, Matt Davidson, Yoan Moncada, Tyler Saladino, Yolmer Sanchez

    Outfielders (4):

    Nicky Delmonico, Adam Engel, Avisail Garcia, Leury Garcia

    The White Sox will kick off the regular season against the Kansas City Royals on Thursday afternoon, with first pitch scheduled at 3:15 p.m. 

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