The importance of the Opening Day roster and the last few guys to make the cut is always a little overblown — there’s always so much movement with those final two or three spots that it doesn’t really matter who starts out there — but it’s still fun to talk about. Plus, it’s a nice reminder that HEY BASEBALL STARTS ON MONDAY.
The Brewers made their 2013 Opening Day roster official following their final exhibition game of the spring today. In all, there will be two catchers, five infielders, five outfielders and 13 pitchers. The last two spots on the 25-man roster went to reliever Alfredo Figaro and left fielder/designated pinch hitter Khris Davis.
The full squad: