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Cubs set 2019 Opening Day roster

March 28, 2019

The Chicago Cubs have set their Opening Day 25-man roster in advance of their 2019 season opener today at the Texas Rangers. The Cubs have placed three players on the 10-day injured list: right-handed pitcher Tony Barnette (right shoulder inflammation), left-handed pitcher Xavier Cedeño (left wrist inflammation) and right-handed pitcher

The Chicago Cubs have set their Opening Day 25-man roster in advance of their 2019 season opener today at the Texas Rangers.

The Cubs have placed three players on the 10-day injured list: right-handed pitcher Tony Barnette (right shoulder inflammation), left-handed pitcher Xavier Cedeño (left wrist inflammation) and right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow (continued rehab from offseason right elbow debridement). All three injured list stints are retroactive to March 25.

Here is a look at the Cubs 2019 Opening Day roster:

PITCHERS (13+ 4 IL)

6-Carl Edwards Jr., RHP

11-Yu Darvish, RHP

15-Brandon Morrow, RHP (10-Day IL)

20-Brandon Kintzler, RHP

28-Kyle Hendricks, RHP

29-Brad Brach, RHP

32-Tyler Chatwood, RHP

33-Tony Barnette, RHP (10-Day IL)

34-Jon Lester, LHP

35-Cole Hamels, LHP

38-Mike Montgomery, LHP

41-Steve Cishek, RHP

45-Xavier Cedeño, LHP (10-Day IL)

46-Pedro Strop, RHP

47-Randy Rosario, LHP

59-Kendall Graveman, RHP (60-Day IL)

62-José Quintana, LHP

CATCHERS (2)

7-Victor Caratini

40-Willson Contreras

INFIELDERS (6)

3-Daniel Descalso

9-Javier Báez

13-David Bote

17-Kris Bryant

18-Ben Zobrist

44-Anthony Rizzo

OUTFIELDERS (4)

2-Mark Zagunis

5-Albert Almora Jr.

12-Kyle Schwarber

22-Jason Heyward