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Giants post roster for the 2012 DSL Giants team

Here's the link:

http://www.milb.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?t=t_ros&cid=615


Interesting(?) data points:

There are 11 pitchers, 4 catchers, 8 infielders & 5 outfielders.

There are 17 returnees from last year's team and 11 newcomers - all making their pro debuts.

The youngest player (Klieber Rivas - a catcher) will be 16,11 on opening day.

There are 28 players on the roster - 27 are active and one (Carlos Cartegena) is on the 7-day DL.

The oldest player (Juan Sierra- a pitcher) will be 21,3 on opening day.

There is only 1 LHP on the team (18-year old Carlos Diaz)

Among the position players, there are 2 switch-hitters, 2 left-handed hitters, and 13 right-handed hitters.

13 of the players hail from the Dominican Republic.

9 of the players hail from Venezuela.

3 of the players hail from the Nicaragua.

2 of the players hail from Mexico.

1 of the players hails from Colombia.

The tallest players both stand 6'4" and are both pitchers (Shawn Gomez and Juan Sierra).

The lightest player weighs only 160 pounds (Nicoll Parra).

The heaviest player weighs only 215 pounds (Alexis Almeida).

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