Troy Percival has successful surgery on his back on Tuesday in California. If the rehabilitation goes well, Percival should be ready for Opening Day 2009.
In other Rays news, former Rays left hander reliever Trever Miller has signed two year $4 million dollar contract with the St.Louis Cardinals. This makes J.P. Howell the lone left-hander in the Rays bullpen. The Rays may look into signing a left-handed specialist as there are several on the free-agent market.
The next Top 11 prospect post will come this weekend.