Braves recall reliever Cory Gearrin from minors
The Braves have recalled right-hander Cory Gearrin from Triple-A
Gwinnett to replace Julio Teheran, who was with the team for one
Gearrin was 1-1 with a 7.85 ERA in 18 games with Atlanta in
2011. He is 3-0 with a 1.65 ERA and seven saves with Gwinnett this
The 26-year-old Gearrin joined the Braves’ bullpen for Monday
night’s game against the New York Yankees.
Teheran gave up four hits and four runs in 4 1-3 innings in
Sunday’s 12-4 loss to Toronto. He was optioned back to Gwinnett
following the game.
Teheran filled in for Tim Hudson, who missed a start due to bone
spurs in his left ankle. Hudson, who says his ankle feels better,
is scheduled to start Wednesday against the Yankees.