"All told, we expect a full recovery and ready for 2014 -- if not before," Black said. "Maybe a December winter ball situation if he heals quickly."
After averaging 142 games in the two previous seasons, Maybin played in just 14 this year, hitting .157 in 51 at-bats.
AJ Cassavell is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @ajcassavell. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.