Marlins placed RHP Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that Henderson Alvarez has been pitching through a "90 percent tear" of his right ulnar collateral ligament "for years."
Henderson Alvarez, making his first start since April 12, struggled against the Braves and took the loss after allowing six runs in 5 1/3 innings on Sunday.
Marlins activated RHP Henderson Alvarez from the 15-day disabled list.
Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) will be activated from the disabled list to start for the Marlins on Sunday.
Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) struck out five over six scoreless innings in a rehab start with High-A Jupiter on Tuesday.
Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) threw 50 pitches in an extended spring training game on Thursday without issue.
Henderson Alvarez (shoulder) could begin playing catch early next week.
MLB.com's Joe Frisaro reports that the "general feeling" is that Henderson Alvarez's right shoulder injury is not considered serious.
Marlins placed RHP Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder injury.
According to the Miami Harold's Clark Spencer, Henderson Alvarez is expected to be placed on the 15-day disabled list with a shoulder injury.
According to Fox Sports' Jon Morosi, the Marlins are more concerned with Henderson Alvarez's shoulder than his elbow
Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports that Henderson Alvarez is heading for an MRI on his right elbow.
Henderson Alvarez surrendered four runs in five innings en route to his second loss in Sunday's start against the Rays.