Tommy John surgery
First off, Furcal will have Tommy John surgery and according to Mozeliak the shortstop is likely done for the season.
Cardinals shortstop will undergo surgery next week.
Tommy John procedure could sideline Cards ace for 12-15 months.
The St. Louis Cardinals have confirmed that ace pitcher Adam Wainwright will need Tommy John surgery.
John Mozeliak and Tony LaRussa acknowledge that Tommy John surgery is a disctinct possibility for Adam Wainwright. If that is the case, who replaces Wainwright in the rotation? Let’s examine the internal candidates.