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Julio Teheran

Baseball Player from Colombia

Julio Alberto Teherán (born January 27, 1991) is a Colombian professional baseball pitcher with the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball in the United States. Prior to the 2011 season, Teherán was the top ranked prospect by Baseball America in the Atlanta Braves system and fifth overall of all prospects. Teherán started his professional career in 2008, pitching for the Danville Braves. During that season he started six games and had a 1–2 record with a 6.60 ERA and 17 strikeouts in 15 innings. He spent the 2009 season pitching for Danville and the Rome Braves. In 14 starts he went 3–4 with a 3.65 ERA and 67 strikeouts in 81 innings. Prior to the 2010 season, Baseball America ranked him as the Braves third best prospect behind Jason Heyward and Freddie Freeman. He spent the 2010 season pitching for the Rome Braves, Myrtle Beach Pelicans and Mississippi Braves. He finished the season with a 9–8 record, a 2.59 ERA and 159 strikouts in 142 innings over 24 starts. Teherán started the 2011 season with the Triple-A Gwinnett Braves, going 3–0 with a 1.80 ERA in his first 5 starts. He was the starting pitcher for the World team in the 2011 All-Star Futures Game on July 10, 2011, but gave  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Julio Alberto Teherán,Julio Alberto Teheran
Date of birth
1991-01-27
Place of birth
Cartagena
Nationality
Colombia
Profession
Baseball player

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