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.
Height: 6-2; Weight: 175
Hometown: Cartagena, Colombia
2011 in review: Teheran was selected as the International Leagues MVP after going 15-3 with a 2.55 ERA at Triple-A Gwinnett last season. He was particularly dominant before the all-star break, going 9-1 with a 1.79 ERA in the first half, compared to 6-2 with a 4.04 ERA in the second.
Career highlight: He earned his first major league victory in his third career start by giving up only one run and striking out three in 5 13 innings against the Mets on Sept. 8.
Outlook: Despite just turning 21 years old, Teheran is getting a long look for a spot in the rotation this spring, thanks to his strong fastball, change, curve and unflappable demeanor. He gave up seven runs in two innings in his first a...