Carter Capps will undergo Tommy John surgery on Tuesday.
Carter Capps is scheduled to meet with Dr. James Andrews on Monday in Pensacola, Florida.
Carter Capps underwent an MRI on his right elbow.
MLB.com's Joe Frisaro confirms that Carter Capps will compete for the Marlins' closer role.
Marlins and RHP Carter Capps avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract.
The Marlins have shut Carter Capps (elbow) down for the season.
Carter Capps (elbow) threw 20 pitches in a simulated game on Thursday.
Carter Capps (elbow) will throw another simulated game later this week.
Carter Capps (elbow) could be activated from the disabled list as soon as Sunday.
Carter Capps (elbow) threw off a mound without discomfort Wednesday.
Carter Capps (elbow) threw a bullpen session Monday.
An MRI on Carter Capps' right elbow showed no major damage and he's expected to resume throwing in 3-4 days.
Marlins placed RHP Carter Capps on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain.
Carter Capps was forced to leave Sunday's game against the Padres with right elbow stiffness.