Few surprises as Giants set opening day roster

Few surprises as Giants set opening day roster
March 29, 2014, 3:15 pm
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 Joaquin Arias will be the Giants regular first baseman while Marco Scutaro is on the DL. (USATSI)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- The San Francisco Giants, have set their 2014 Opening Day roster, making the following moves, general manager Brian Sabean announced Saturday.

- Purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Juan Gutierrez and infielder Brandon Hicks.
- Reassigned outfielder Tyler Colvin to triple-A Fresno and right-handed pitcher Derek Law to double-A Richmond.
- Left-handed pitcher Jeremy Affeldt (right knee sprain) retroactive to March 23 and infielder Marco Scutaro (lower back strain) retroactive to March 21, have been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
- Outfielder Roger Kieschnick was designated for assignment.

Pitchers (12)

Madison Bumgarner LHP
Matt Cain RHP
Santiago Casilla RHP
Juan Gutierrez RHP
Tim Hudson RHP
David Huff LHP
Tim Lincecum RHP
Javier Lopez LHP
Jean Machi RHP
Yusmeiro Petit RHP
Sergio Romo RHP
Ryan Vogelsong RHP

Catchers (2)

Buster Posey C
Hector Sanchez C

Infielders (6)

Ehire Adrianza IF
Joaquin Arias IF
Brandon Belt IF
Brandon Crawford IF
Brandon Hicks IF
Pablo Sandoval IF

Outfielders (5)

Gregor Blanco OF
Michael Morse OF
Angel Pagan OF
Hunter Pence OF
Juan Perez OF