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Marlins announce 2018 Opening Day roster

Miami kicks off 2018 MLB season with first pitch scheduled for 12:40 p.m. ET

The Miami Marlins today announced their 2018 Opening Day 25-man roster, making the following transactions to set the roster: place RHP Brett Graves to 60-day disabled list (left oblique strain); designate C Austin Nola for assignment; select contract of RHP Jacob Turner; select contract of INF Yadiel Rivera; select contract of C Bryan Holaday; and recall LHP Jarlin García, LHP Dillon Peters, and OF Braxton Lee.

The Club will open the season carrying 12 pitchers, three catchers, six infielders and four outfielders for its Opening Day game this afternoon against the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park.

The Miami Marlins today announced their 2018 Opening Day 25-man roster, making the following transactions to set the roster: place RHP Brett Graves to 60-day disabled list (left oblique strain); designate C Austin Nola for assignment; select contract of RHP Jacob Turner; select contract of INF Yadiel Rivera; select contract of C Bryan Holaday; and recall LHP Jarlin García, LHP Dillon Peters, and OF Braxton Lee.

The Club will open the season carrying 12 pitchers, three catchers, six infielders and four outfielders for its Opening Day game this afternoon against the Chicago Cubs at Marlins Park.

The 25-man roster is as follows:

PITCHERS (12)

Kyle Barraclough
Odrisamer Despaigne
Jarlin García
Tayron Guerrero
Chris O'Grady
Dillon Peters
Caleb Smith
Drew Steckenrider
Junichi Tazawa
Jacob Turner
José Ureña
Brad Ziegler

CATCHERS (3)

Bryan Holaday
Tomás Telis
Chad Wallach

INFIELDERS (6)

Brian Anderson
Justin Bour
Starlin Castro
Garrett Cooper
Yadiel Rivera
Miguel Rojas

OUTFIELDERS (4)

Lewis Brinson
Derek Dietrich
Braxton Lee
Cameron Maybin

The following players will begin the season on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to March 26: LHP Wei-Yin Chen (left elbow strain), RHP Elieser Hernandez (tooth infection), RHP Dan Straily (right forearm strain), C J.T. Realmuto (low back contusion), INF Martín Prado (left hamstring strain), and INF JT Riddle (right shoulder tendinitis).                                         

Additional information on the 2018 Marlins is available on the team's official website, www.marlins.com.

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