Moyer hospitalized with blood infection

Jamie Moyer is currently hospitalized at Thomas Jefferson Hospital due to a blood infection. ( Michael S. Wirtz / Staff Photographer )

Jamie Moyer is in Thomas Jefferson University hospital with a blood infection, according to Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr.

Moyer had surgery last Friday to repair three torn tendons in his groin and lower abdomen.

“He is doing fine,” Amaro said. “He has Some type of blood infection and will likely stay one more night. Getting the fever down and taking antibiotics. Not sure how he got it."

No further information is immediately available.