Cardinals placed SS Rafael Furcal on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow injury.
Rafael Furcal underwent successful Tommy John surgery Wednesday.
Rafael Furcal will undergo Tommy John surgery next Wednesday in Pensacola, Florida.
Rafael Furcal will require Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said the probability that Rafael Furcal (elbow) will be ready for Opening Day is "a longshot."
Rafael Furcal is slated to get a second opinion on his ailing right elbow from Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday.
Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said that Rafael Furcal had an MRI Friday that showed his elbow is inflamed but indicated no tear in the ligament.
Rafael Furcal said Saturday that his elbow is "not getting better," and he's not sure if he'll be ready to play on Opening Day.
Rafael Furcal (elbow) is not in the Cardinals' lineup Saturday.
Rafael Furcal reported no ill effects with his elbow Tuesday, a day after he took some swings from the left side of the plate.
Rafael Furcal (elbow) said he's "progressing well" and could play the field in games by this weekend.
Two days after getting an anti-inflammatory shot for his elbow, Rafael Furcal went 0-for-2 from the DH spot on Sunday.
Rafael Furcal received an anti-inflammatory shot in his right elbow Friday.
Rafael Furcal served as the DH during an intrasquad game on Friday, and recorded two hits in his three trips to the plate.