David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the left shoulder surgery Mike Minor will have will be exploratory in nature.
Bill Shanks of Scout.com reports that Mike Minor will have surgery on his left shoulder.
Braves transferred LHP Mike Minor from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Mike Minor has been sent back to Atlanta to be examined after feeling renewed discomfort in his left shoulder when he resumed throwing off a mound.
Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez said Friday that Mike Minor (shoulder) is close to resuming throwing off a mound.
Braves placed LHP Mike Minor on the 15-day disabled list with left rotator cuff inflammation.
Mike Minor (shoulder) is scheduled to resume throwing this week.
Mike Minor was diagnosed with left rotator cuff inflammation and will be shut down for two weeks.
Mike Minor (shoulder) was examined by Dr. James Andrews on Monday in Pensacola, Florida.
Mike Minor (shoulder) is expected to see Dr. James Andrews early next week.
Mike Minor has been scratched from his scheduled Grapefruit League debut Sunday against the Astros due to tightness in his left (throwing) shoulder.
Braves LHP Mike Minor has been awarded $5.6 million through arbitration.
The Braves and Mike Minor had their arbitration hearing Thursday.
Mike Minor's arbitration hearing with the Braves is still on for February 19.