• Reliever Kyuji Fujikawa was scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow on Tuesday. Noted orthopedic specialist Dr. James Andrews was scheduled to perform the procedure in Birmingham, Ala.
• The Cubs observed a moment of silence before Monday's game for Pete Vonachen, a Peoria, Ill., businessman most responsible for keeping Minor League baseball in the city. Vonachen, who was close friends with Cubs broadcaster Harry Caray, died Monday. He was 87.
"The Chicago Cubs are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Harold Albert "Pete" Vonachen, who was a visionary and legend in baseball and the Peoria business and civic community," Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts said in a statement. "Pete was a world-class baseball executive and several Major League players and executives have Pete to thank for his care and leadership of the Peoria Chiefs franchise. His sense of humor and love for people and life will be sorely missed."
The Peoria Chiefs were a Cubs' Minor League affiliate from 1985-95 and again from 2005-12. Among the Cubs who played there were Greg Maddux, Mark Grace, Rafael Palmeiro, Joe Girardi.
• Double-A Tennessee right-hander Kyle Hendricks was named Southern League Pitcher of the Week for June 3-9. Hendricks, 23, was 1-0 with a 0.69 ERA in two starts, giving up 11 hits and striking out 13 over 13 innings. His starts included a seven-inning complete-game shutout against Jackson on June 3.
Carrie Muskat is a reporter for MLB.com. She writes a blog, Muskat Ramblings, and you can follow her on Twitter @CarrieMuskat. Joey Nowak is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @joeynowak. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.