Willie McCovey was hospitalized last week and the Giants released a statement to update his status:
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey was hospitalized last week for complications stemming from an infection. He is being treated at a local hospital and his recovery is progressing every day. The Giants remain in close contact with Willie and his family and urge all fans to keep Willie in their thoughts as he recovers.
They also urged fans to send McCovey get-well messages via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.