Beachy Gives it His All in Braves Loss

By Bill Shanks
Fox Sports South.com
September 21, 2010


It was a tough chore to begin with for the Braves Monday in the opener of the all-important series with the Phillies. They were facing one of the hottest pitchers in the second half of the season in Cole Hamels. And then a few hours before the game they had to change the scheduled starting pitcher.

Jair Jurrjens had an issue with his knee, and the Braves had called up rookie Brandon Beachy to be on standby in case Jurrjens couldn