Marlins manager Mike Redmond announced Wednesday that reliever Carter Capps will not require Tommy John reconstructive surgery on his right elbow.
Marlins transferred RHP Carter Capps from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Carter Capps (elbow) will get a second opinion and have his right elbow examined by Dr. James Andrews.
Carter Capps (elbow) has been shut down four weeks.
Marlins placed RHP Carter Capps on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26, with a right elbow sprain.
Marlins recalled RHP Carter Capps from Triple-A New Orleans.
Marlins optioned RHP Carter Capps to Triple-A New Orleans.
Carter Capps struck out four in two scoreless innings of relief Wednesday against the Braves.
Marlins acquired RHP Carter Capps from the Mariners for 1B Logan Morrison.
Mariners recalled RHP Carter Capps from Triple-A Tacoma.
Mariners optioned RHP Carter Capps to Triple-A Tacoma.
Carter Capps gave up a pair of homers Tuesday against the Pirates and has now allowed 10 runs in his last four appearances.
Mariners manager Eric Wedge said he'll likely use Carter Capps as the setup man to Tom Wilhelmsen while Stephen Pryor is on the disabled list.
Mariners purchased the contract of RHP Carter Capps from Triple-A Tacoma.