Found March 24, 2012 on Fox Sports South:
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FOXSportsSouth.com invites you to meet the Braves as we continue a month-long look at our team, player-by-player. We'll revisit 2011 and project what 2012 might look like. Jair Jurrjens Position: P Height: 6-1; Weight: 200 BatThrow: RR Hometown: Willemstad, Curacao Experience: Fifth season 2011 in review: Jurrjens was dominant in the first half of the season, going 12-3 with a 1.87 ERA and earning a spot on the NL All-Star team. A right knee injury took its toll in the second half, and Jurrjens went 1-3 the rest of the way to finish 13-6 with 2.96 ERA. Career highlight: He held the Indians to one hit in 6 23 innings to earn his first major league victory on Aug. 21, 2007. Jurrjens finished 3-1 that season and then 13-10 as a rookie with the Braves in 2008. Outlook: This spring has been a struggle for Jurrjens, who is trying to come back from the knee injury that caused him to miss last September. He had a 0-2 record and a 10.13 ERA in his first four games this spring, but h...
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