Darren Daulton Hospitalized With Brain TumorsS

Darren Daulton, Philadelphia's longtime sparkplug catcher who finished off his career with a championship with the Marlins, has been diagnosed with two brain tumors. One of them is reportedly inoperable.

The statement from 97.5 The Fanatic, where Daulton hosts a radio show:

Darren Daulton has not been feeling well over the past two weeks. He went to the doctor who discovered two brain tumors and is scheduled for surgery early next week. Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family at this difficult time. Of course we want to respect his privacy at a time like this, but if you would like to send him get well wishes you may do so atdutch@975thefanatic.com.

NBC Philadelphia adds that Daulton is currently in intensive care, and the note that one of the tumors is inoperable.