Cardinals activated RHP Jason Motte from the 60-day disabled list.
Jason Motte (elbow) began a throwing program Monday.
Cardinals transferred RHP Jason Motte from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Jason Motte underwent successful Tommy John surgery on his right elbow Tuesday in St. Louis.
Jason Motte will undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow early next week.
Jason Motte (elbow) on Tuesday threw from a greater distance and with more intensity than he had in his previous games of catch.
Jason Motte (elbow) played catch from about 50 feet on Sunday.
The Cardinals are willing to extend the May 1 deadline for determining if Jason Motte (elbow) will need to undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery.
An MRI Tuesday on Jason Motte's right elbow revealed a tear in his ulnar collateral ligament.
Jason Motte will undergo a follow-up MRI on his right elbow on Tuesday.
Jason Motte (elbow) will be re-evaluated during the middle of the Cardinals' April 8-14 home stand.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Jason Motte (elbow) is "still a significant time away" from being cleared for a throwing program.
Cardinals placed RHP Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 22, with a strained right elbow.
Jason Motte has a "mild strain" in his right elbow and is expected to open the season on the disabled list.