Braves recall Gearrin, option Martinez to Gwinnett

The Atlanta Braves have optioned right-hander Cristhian Martinez

to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled right-hander Cory Gearrin.

The 25-year-old Gearrin was recalled for the third time this

season before Saturday’s game against Baltimore. He is 1-1 with a

3.60 ERA in 13 games with Atlanta, all in relief. He most recently

was optioned to Gwinnett on June 11.

Martinez was 0-2 with a 3.53 ERA in 19 games, including a 5.19

ERA in five appearances in June.