Luke Hochevar (elbow) hopes to resume throwing in September.
Royals placed RHP Luke Hochevar on the 15-day disabled list after undergoing Tommy John surgery on March 16.
Luke Hochevar will undergo his Tommy John surgery on Tuesday.
Royals manager Ned Yost announced Friday that Luke Hochevar will undergo Tommy John surgery.
Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports that Royals manager Ned Yost on Friday sounded "more resigned" to Luke Hochevar needing Tommy John surgery.
Luke Hochevar will receive a second opinion on his right elbow Thursday from Dr. Neal ElAttrache in Los Angeles.
Luke Hochevar has been shut down for at least two weeks due to a sprained ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
Royals avoided arbitration with RHP Luke Hochevar by agreeing to a one-year, $5.21 million contract.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Monday that Luke Hochevar and Wade Davis will get long looks for the final two rotation spots during spring training.
Royals recalled RHP Luke Hochevar from the paternity leave list.
Royals placed RHP Luke Hochevar on the paternity leave list.
Luke Hochevar picked up his second save after allowing one run in 1 1/3 innings against the Red Sox on Thursday.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Red Sox have been scouting Luke Hochevar.
Royals manager Ned Yost said that Luke Hochevar is "going to get the opportunity" to prove he can be the team's setup man.