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Padres set Opening Day roster
03/29/2011 3:18 PM ET

The San Diego Padres today announced they have recalled right-handed pitcher Samuel Deduno from Triple-A Tucson. In addition, the club has placed pitchers Mat Latos and Joe Thatcher and infielders Kyle Blanks and Jarrett Hoffpauir on the 15-day disabled list. Executive Vice President/General Manager Jed Hoyer made the announcements.

All players on the disabled list are retroactive to March 22 with the following injuries: Mat Latos (strained right shoulder), Joe Thatcher (strained left shoulder), Kyle Blanks (recovering from Tommy John Surgery), Jarrett Hoffpauir (strained right quadriceps).

Deduno, 27, was claimed off waivers by the Padres from the Colorado Rockies on February 1. He appeared in six games for San Diego this Spring, going 0-1 with a 6.43 ERA (5 ER/7.0 IP), 12 strikeouts and four walks.

Below is a look at the Padre's current 25-man roster, featuring 10 right-handed pitchers, two left-handed pitchers, two catchers, five outfielders and six infielders:

PITCHERS (12)

37 - Mike Adams
21 - Heath Bell
43 - Samuel Deduno
39 - Ernesto Frieri
57 - Luke Gregerson
41 - Aaron Harang
52 - Cory Luebke (L)
26 - Dustin Moseley
34 - Pat Neshek
50 - Chad Qualls
33 - Clayton Richard (L)
46 - Tim Stauffer

CATCHERS (2)

4 - Nick Hundley
32 - Rob Johnson

OUTFIELDERS (5)

13 - Chris Denorfia
18 - Cedric Hunter
47 - Ryan Ludwick
24 - Cameron Maybin
25 - Will Venable

INFIELDERS (6)

8 - Jason Bartlett
3 - Jorge Cantu
14 - Alberto Gonzalez
11 - Brad Hawpe
7 - Chase Headley
1 - Orlando Hudson

DISABLED LIST

Mike Baxter*
Kyle Blanks
Jarrett Hoffpauir
Mat Latos
Eric Patterson
Joe Thatcher
*60-day DL

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