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Moyer leaves injured after one inning

Updated: July 21, 2010, 12:05 AM ET
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ST. LOUIS -- Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jamie Moyer strained his left elbow and was removed after one inning in a 7-1 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.

The 47-year-old Moyer is the oldest pitcher in the major leagues. He threw 18 pitches in the first inning Tuesday night, allowing two-out hits to Albert Pujols and Matt Holliday before getting Allen Craig on a lineout.

Andrew Carpenter, recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley earlier Tuesday, replaced Moyer in the second inning.

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