Randa will undergo arthroscopic surgery on the knee Tuesday and
will be sidelined for about a month, general manager Allard Baird
said. Baird said Randa would be placed on the DL following the
Royals' game with Baltimore on Monday night.
"He'll have a scope done to clean up the torn section down
there," trainer Nick Swartz said. "Probably about a three- or
Randa becomes the fourth Royals player in 10 days to go on the
Closer Jeremy Affeldt has partially torn muscles in his rib
cage, and will be out possibly two months.
In addition, the Royals traded star center fielder Carlos Beltran to Houston last Thursday.