JUPITER, Fla. (KMOX) — The Cardinals announced today that shortstop Rafael Furcal will undergo right elbow surgery next week. Dr. James Anderews is scheduled to perform the ligament replacement procedure, known as “Tommy John” surgery. Andrews examined the three-time All-Star yesterday.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak and manager Mike Matheny are scheduled to address the media at Roger Dean Stadium this morning. Stay with KMOX and KMOX.com for updates from Kevin Wheeler.
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