Angels lineup vs. San Francisco Giants: Jose Suarez makes his season debut
Suarez, 22, was late arriving at training camp this summer for reasons undisclosed by the team. He is stretched out to throw at least 75 pitches.
Suarez is starting in the place of veteran Julio Teheran, who was moved to the bullpen after giving up 11 runs in eight innings over three starts.
Right-hander Jaime Barria was optioned to the Angels’ alternate site to make room for Suarez on the active roster.
Angels starting lineup vs. Giants RHP Kevin Gausman:
1. David Fletcher — Shortstop
2. Tommy La Stella — First base
3. Mike Trout — Center field
4. Anthony Rendon — Third base
5. Shohei Ohtani — Designated hitter
6. Brian Goodwin — Left field
7. Jo Adell — Right field
8. Max Stassi — Catcher
9. Luis Rengifo — Second base
Jose Suarez — Starting pitcher
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