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08/02/09 2:55 PM ET

Meche's rehab outing rained out

Royals righty will start for Triple-A Omaha on Monday

ST. PETERSBURG -- Gil Meche's scheduled rehab start for Class A Wilmington was rained out on Sunday.

So now he'll join Triple-A Omaha to pitch at Memphis on Monday night. Meche is on the disabled list with a back ailment.

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.