Julio Teheran

Julio Teheran #49

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2" /205
  • Age: 27


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls

Julio Teheran 2018 Spring Training Stats

5 4-0 0.87 20.2 12 1.02

Julio Teheran Spring Training Career Stats

38 10-7 3.26 146.1 122 1.15

Julio Teheran MLB Career Stats

165 58-53 3.59 1009.2 860 1.20

Julio Teheran Bio

  • Full Name: Julio Alberto Teheran
  • Pronunciation: TEY-ron
  • Nickname: JT
  • Born: 1/27/1991 in Cartagena, Colombia
  • Debut: 5/7/2011
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2018 Spring Training Stats 4 0 0.87 5 5 0 20.2 12 1.02
Spring Training Career Stats
10 7 3.26 38 34 1 146.1 122 1.15
MLB Career Stats 58 53 3.59 165 162 0 1009.2 860 1.20


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Julio Teheran Stats

*Since 2006

Julio Teheran Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Julio Teheran Statcast Events


Julio Teheran 2018 Projections

Rest of Season
9 12 4.83 29 29 0 0 0 0 179.0 187 102 96 30 7 59 0 150 1.37
9 12 4.83 29 29 0 0 0 0 179.0 187 102 96 30 7 59 0 150 1.37
Rest of Season
9 12 4.83 29 29 0 0 0 0 179.0 187 102 96 30 7 59 0 150 1.37
9 12 4.83 29 29 0 0 0 0 179.0 187 102 96 30 7 59 0 150 1.37

Julio Teheran News

Julio Teheran Fantasy News

March 19, 2018 at 2:24 PM ET

Teheran to make 5th straight Opening Day start

When Brandon Beachy and Kris Medlen sustained season-ending elbow injuries during Spring Training in 2014, Julio Teheran was given his first Opening Day start, despite having completed just one full Major League season. Four years later, Teheran is set to become the first Braves pitcher in Atlanta history to make five consecutive Opening Day starts.

October 13, 2017 at 6:22 AM ET

Teheran whiffs more than 150 batters in 2017

Braves right-hander Julio Teheran finished the 2017 regular season with an 11-13 record, a 4.49 ERA, a 1.37 WHIP and 151 strikeouts across 188 1/3 innings.


Julio Teheran Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Atlanta NL
2016 Atlanta NL

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2010 Myrtle Beach CAR
2011 Gwinnett INT

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Mississippi SOU
2011 Gwinnett INT

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Atlanta NL

MiLB.com Triple-A Starting Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

Topps Triple-A All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

Baseball America Triple-A All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

INT Most Valuable Pitcher

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

INT Rookie of the Year

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

INT Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

INT Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Gwinnett INT

INT Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/02/2011 Gwinnett INT
06/27/2011 Gwinnett INT

SOU Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/09/2010 Mississippi SOU

CAR Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/21/2010 Myrtle Beach CAR

CAR Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Myrtle Beach CAR

Julio Teheran Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2013 3.20 15th in NL
2014 2.89 13th in NL
2016 3.21 11th in NL
2017 4.49 25th in NL


Season W Rank
2013 14 10th in NL
2014 14 12th in NL
2015 11 20th in NL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
2013 .636 10th in NL
2014 .519 22nd in NL
2015 .579 14th in NL
2017 .458 25th in NL


Season SO Rank
2013 170 18th in NL
2014 186 11th in NL
2015 171 17th in NL
2016 167 18th in NL
2017 151 23rd in NL


Season WHIP Rank
2013 1.17 19th in NL
2014 1.08 6th in NL
2015 1.31 23rd in NL
2016 1.05 5th in NL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2013 .246 19th in NL
2014 .232 6th in NL
2015 .253 21st in NL
2016 .223 8th in NL
2017 .257 20th in NL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2014 33 4th in NL
2015 33 1st in NL
2016 30 21st in NL
2017 32 5th in NL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2014 4 3rd in NL
2016 1 8th in NL


Season SHO Rank
2014 2 3rd in NL
2016 1 3rd in NL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2014 221.0 3rd in NL
2015 200.2 12th in NL
2016 188.0 16th in NL
2017 188.1 12th in NL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2013 8.24 15th in NL
2014 7.57 17th in NL
2015 7.67 21st in NL
2016 7.99 15th in NL
2017 7.22 24th in NL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2013 3.78 9th in NL
2014 3.65 11th in NL
2016 4.07 7th in NL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2015 73 4th in NL
2017 72 4th in NL


Season H Rank
2014 188 20th in NL
2015 189 10th in NL
2016 157 25th in NL
2017 186 9th in NL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2013 22 9th in NL
2014 22 10th in NL
2015 27 7th in NL
2016 22 22nd in NL
2017 31 2nd in NL

Julio Teheran Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 19, 2016 Atlanta Braves activated RHP Julio Teheran from the 15-day disabled list.
August 14, 2016 Atlanta Braves sent RHP Julio Teheran on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
August 2, 2016 Atlanta Braves placed RHP Julio Teheran on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to July 31, 2016. Right lat strain.
October 7, 2012 Atlanta Braves activated RHP Julio Teheran.
September 4, 2012 Atlanta Braves recalled Julio Teheran from Gwinnett Braves.
June 11, 2012 Atlanta Braves optioned Julio Teheran to Gwinnett Braves.
June 10, 2012 Atlanta Braves recalled Julio Teheran from Gwinnett Braves.
April 2, 2012 Atlanta Braves optioned Julio Teheran to Gwinnett Braves.
September 3, 2011 Atlanta Braves recalled Julio Teheran from Gwinnett Braves.
May 19, 2011 Atlanta Braves optioned Julio Teheran to Gwinnett Braves.
May 18, 2011 Atlanta Braves recalled Julio Teheran from Gwinnett Braves.
May 18, 2011 Julio Teheran roster status changed by Atlanta Braves.
May 8, 2011 Atlanta Braves optioned Julio Teheran to Gwinnett Braves.
May 7, 2011 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of Julio Teheran from Gwinnett Braves.
April 3, 2011 Julio Teheran assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Mississippi Braves.
February 2, 2011 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster RHP Julio Teheran to spring training.
July 23, 2010 Julio Teheran assigned to Mississippi Braves from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
May 14, 2010 Julio Teheran assigned to Myrtle Beach Pelicans from Rome Braves.
August 4, 2009 Julio Teheran assigned to Rome Braves from Danville Braves.

Julio Alberto Teheran Bio Info

He and his wife Yoselin have one son, Jordan, who was born in August of 2016...In 2017, Julio and his family started the Teheran Foundation in his native country of Colombia...The foundation provides activities and games, as well as financial support to children in need.


Made 30 starts and went 7-10 with a 3.21 ERA (67 ER/188.0 IP), which ranked 11th best in the NL... Became the first Braves pitcher to make 30 starts in four consecutive seasons since Greg Maddux went eight straight from 1996-2003...Teheran is one of 14 MLB pitchers with at least 30 starts in every season since 2013...Made his All-Star Game debut in the National League's 4-2 loss, and threw 12 pitches, nine strikes, during a perfect fifth inning...Named to his second career All-Star team; he did not play in the 2014 game after being named on the player ballot...Started Opening Day for the Braves for the third consecutive season...Became the first Braves pitcher to start three consecutive Opening Days since RHP Derek Lowe accomplished the feat from 2009-2011...In Atlanta franchise history, only two Braves pitchers have started four consecutive Opening Days (Greg Maddux from 1993-96 and Rick Mahler, 1985-1988)...Only two National League pitchers have longer active Opening Day start streaks with their current team than Teheran: LAD's Clayton Kershaw, who has started six straight, and STL's Adam Wainwright, who has four straight… Teheran is 1-1 with a 2.50 ERA (5 ER/18.0 IP) on Opening Day after taking a no-decision in a 4-3 loss to Washington...Beat the Marlins 2-1 in 2015 and took a 2-0 loss in Milwaukee to start 2014...Struck out a career-high 12 batters twice (5/24 vs. MIL and 10/2 vs. DET)...Also tossed 7.0 shutout innings in his 10/2 start vs. DET to become the fifth Braves pitcher in Turner Field history to strike out 12 or more over at least 7.0 shutout innings... Alex Wood did it last on 8/31/14 vs. MIA...Faced just 28 batters in a one-hit shutout at NYM on 6/19, allowing no walks and fanning seven in the 6-0 win...It marked the fifth complete game of his career, the third shutout and the Braves' only individual complete game in 2016. Tossed 8.0 shutout innings in his start on 6/25 vs. NYM, and extended his scoreless streak to a career-best 23.0 innings, dating to the second inning of his start on 6/14 vs. CIN...It marked the longest scoreless streak by a Braves starter in a single season since 2013, when Paul Maholm went 25.1 scoreless innings from April 3-20...Earned his fourth win of the season in his start on 8/30, holding SD to six hits and two runs over 7.0 innings to lower his season ERA to 3.12... According to the Elias Sports Bureau, since earned runs were first tracked in 1912, only three other starting pitchers had four or fewer wins with an ERA as low as Teheran in their first 24 starts of a season: Frank Allen of the 1913 Dodgers (4-14, 2.70 ERA), Nolan Ryan for the 1987 Astros (4-13, 3.09) and the Expos' John Dopson in 1988 (3-10, 2.97)...Made his first career trip to the disabled list on 8/2 (retroactive to 7/31) after suffering a right lat strain…Returned on 8/19 after making one rehabilitation start with Triple-A Gwinnett... Compiled a 3-9 record and 2.81 ERA in his first 21 starts of the season prior to his DL stint…Went 4-1 with a 4.22 over his final nine starts after returning...Received 70 total runs of support, good for a rate of 3.35 per nine innings…That total ranked as the second lowest in baseball among 74 qualified pitchers and the lowest in the National League…Since 1974, the 3.35 run support rate was the fifth lowest in team history…RHP Shelby Miller had the lowest mark, 2.54, in 2015...Won his first decision of the season by beating PIT, 3-1 on 5/18 at PNC Park, with 7.2-innings of scoreless ball...Struck out three and did not walk a batter...The win snapped an eight-game winless streak, the longest of his career, and a career high-tying four-decision losing streak...Since the franchise moved to Atlanta in 1966, 13 Braves pitchers prior to 2016 began their season with at least eight winless starts...Only Steve Bedrosian (2.91) in 1985 had a lower ERA than Teheran (3.17) over the winless stretch...Dropped a 5-1 decision at KC on 5/13, despite going 7.0 innings, allowing two runs, one earned, and retiring 14 of his final 16 batters faced...It was his fifth consecutive start allowing two runs or less without a win...That tied for the second-longest such single-season streak in Atlanta franchise history (since 1966) with one compiled by Steve Bedrosian (8/9-8/27/85)...Mike Bielecki went six straight starts to set the franchise mark from 4/26-6/9/92...Teheran compiled a 1.44 ERA (5 ER/31. IP) over those five games..Had four starts in which he did not receive a win despite allowing no runs...That total tied for the most such starts in the majors with LAA's Matt Shoemaker...The four starts also tie the Atlanta franchise record, done three times previous and last by Steve Avery in 1996...Went 2-0 with 0.90 ERA in four starts against NYM to run his career mark against the Mets to 7-3 with a 2.36 ERA (24 ER/91.2 IP)…Since 2011, when Teheran entered the league, no qualifying pitcher has a better ERA against the Mets...Limited opponents to a .223 batting average, 12th best in baseball…Lefties hit .237 (74-for-312) after batting .300 with a .893 OPS in 2015


In his third full season, led the team in wins (11), while finishing tied for first in games started (33) and strikeouts (171). The team went 19-14 (.576) in his starts…Tossed 200.2 innings, his second consecutive season with at least 200 innings. Became the first Braves pitcher with back-to-back 200-inning seasons since Tim Hudson in 2010 and 2011. Ranked 12th in the NL in innings pitched…Walked a career-high 73, tied for the sixth most in the majors. Also allowed a personal-most 27 home runs, which tied for the seventh-highest total in the NL…Earned the Opening Day start for the second consecutive season, beating MIA, 2-1, on 4/6 at Marlins Park. Became the first Braves pitcher to be the Opening Day starter in back-to-back seasons since 2010 and 2011, when Derek Lowe did it. Full Name: Julio Alberto Teheran Bats: Right Throws: Right M.L. Service: 3.062 Height: 6-2 Weight: 205 Born: 1/27/91 in Cartagena, Colombia Acquired: Signed by the Braves as a non-drafted free agent on July 2, 2007. Contract Status: Signed through 2019, with an option for 2020. JULIO TEHERAN PITCHER 49 TEHERAN 30452 Braves Media Guide_164-230_Players-N-Z_r1.indd 204 3/21/16 11:16 AM 205 TEHERAN…Went 8-2 with a 2.89 ERA (35 ER/109.0 IP) in 17 games at home. Finished 3-6 with a 5.40 ERA (55 ER/91.2 IP) in 16 road games. Allowed 18 of his 27 home runs away from Turner Field…Compiled a 4.71 ERA and a 6-6 record through the end of July (21 games). From August through the end of the year, a span of 12 games, went 5-2 with a 2.95 ERA (25 ER/76.1 IP). He allowed more than three runs in a start only one time over that final 12-game span…His 1.91 September ERA (7 ER/33.0 IP) ranked fourth best in the NL and fifth lowest in the majors…Won his 10th game of the season with an 8-1 victory over PHI on 9/9 at Citizens Bank Park. Allowed one run over 7.0 innings. The win gave him double-digit victories in three straight seasons, the first Braves pitcher to do so since Tommy Hanson (four, 2009-12) and Tim Hudson (three, 2010-12)…Became the 19th pitcher in Atlanta-era franchise history to make 100 starts with the team when he beat St. Louis, 4-0, at home in his season finale, 10/2…Allowed a career-high eight runs twice, each time over 4.1 innings. He lost 8-0 on 5/26 at LAD and then suffered a 20-6 defeat on 8/30 vs. NYY…Fanned a career high-tying 11 over 7.0 innings in a 3-1 loss on 7/22 vs. LAD. It was his fourth 11-strikeout game and his sixth with double-digits…Surrendered a career-most four home runs on 4/17 at TOR. Received a no-decision in the 8-7 win…Gave up career-high 13 hit on 6/16 at BOS. Also surrendered 10 hits three times, after entering the season allowing double-digit hits four times total in his career…Picked off five runners, tied for the fifth-most in the majors and tied for the second-most among righthanded pitchers…Went 0-3 with a 9.24 ERA (26 ERA/25.1 IP) in five interleague starts. Finished 11-5 with a 3.29 ERA (64 ER/175.1 IP) in 28 games against the NL.


Led the team in starts (T1st, 33), quality starts (T1st, 25), innings pitched (221.0), wins (T1st, 14), complete games (4), WHIP among starters (1.08) and opponents' average among starters (.232). His 221.0 innings pitched ranked third in the National League and seventh in the majors. He reached the200-inning plateau for the first time in his career. Named to his first All-Star team after being selected on the player ballot, did not appear in the contest. His 25 quality starts ranked tied for sixth in the majors and tied for second in the NL. His 2.89 ERA ranked 19th in the majors and 13th in the NL. His .232 opponents' batting average rankedsixth in the NL and 10th in the majors. Prior to his start on 6/11, his 1.89 season ERA led the majors. Ranked eighth in the majors with a 2.11 ERA at home. His .214 opponents' batting average at homeranked ninth in the NL. Had a 3.68 ERA and .249 opponents average on the road. Became the first Braves pitcher to post two shutouts in a season (4/16 & 5/20) since Greg Maddux hadthree in 2001. At 23 years old, he became the first Brave with two-or-more shutouts in a season beforehis 25th birthday since Steve Avery in 1992 at age 22. Tossed his first career complete game and first career shutout on 4/16 at PHI, a 1-0 victory. He was perfect through 4.0 innings and faced just three batters over the minimum. Tossed his fourth complete game of the season on 9/13 at TEX and became the first Braves pitcher torecord at least four complete games in a season since Greg Maddux (6) and Tom Glavine (4) in 2000. Lost back-to-back decisions in the majors for the first time in his career on 5/3 vs. SF and 5/14 at SF(ND on 5/9 vs. CHI in between losses). His run support average of 3.58 (88 runs/221.0 IP) ranked as 12th-lowest in the NL. Agreed to terms on a six-year contract through 2019 with an option for 2020 on 2/14.


Enters 2014 as the 16th-best prospect in the Braves organization, according to Baseball America. Tabbed by Baseball America as owning the best fastball among Braves farmhands. Named by the Braves as Rome's (A) Pitcher of the Year after logging 24 saves with a 1.49 ERA (7 ER/42.1 IP) before earning a promotion to Mississippi (AA) on 8/6. Combined to go 1-1 with a 1.69 ERA (10 ER/53.1 IP) between the two levels, surrendering just 31 hits while striking out 81. His 24 saves led the organization and ranked second in the South Atlantic League, despite spending his final month in the Southern League. Struck out a season-high five batters in a 2.0 inning save on 5/2 vs. Greenville. Went 27 consecutive games (5/23-8/11) without allowing an earned run, logging 42 strikeouts in 27.1 innings over that stretch. Made nine appearances with the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League, pitching to a 0.90 ERA (1 ER/10.0 IP).

2012 Enters 2013 as the top prospect in the Braves organization by Baseball America. Led Gwinnett in wins (7) for the second straight year. Finished among Gwinnett team leaders in starts (2nd, 26), innings (2nd, 131.0), strikeouts (2nd, 97) and "quality starts" (2nd, 9). Called up to Atlanta on 9/4, his first recall since 6/10. Pitched once in October, throwing 2.0 scoreless IP. Led all International League pitchers in hit batters (15) and ranked T-4th in the IL in home runs allowed (18). Picked off a Gwinnett-high 11 baserunners, but caught just 1-of-12 attempting base stealers (8.3%). Appeared in seven games (all starts) for Tigres del Licey of the Dominican Winter League and went 2-1 with a 3.23 ERA while fanning 24 over 30.2 innings pitched. Entered 2012 as the top Braves prospect by Baseball America. 2011 Entered 2012 as the top prospect in the Braves organization by Baseball America...Was named by the Braves as the top organizational pitcher for the second straight year (2010-11)...Recognized by Baseball America as having the best fastball and best changeup in the Braves farm system...Was named the International League's 2011 Most Valuable Pitcher, Rookie of the Year and starting pitcher on the IL's Postseason All-Star Team...Was the starting pitcher for the 2011 XM MLB All-Star Futures Game in Arizona...Made his Major League debut on 5/7 at PHI (4.2 IP, 4 H, 3 ER, 1 HR, 2 BB, 1 K) in a 3-0 loss. 2010 Enters 2011 as the top prospect in the Braves organization by Baseball America...Recipient of the 2010 Atlanta Braves Phil Niekro Award (awarded to the top organizational pitcher)...Recognized by Baseball America as having the best fastball in the Braves farm system...Was named to Baseball America's 2010 Minor League All-Star Team and was selected as the top prospect in the Carolina League...Went 9-8 with a 2.59 ERA in 24 starts between Rome (A), Myrtle Beach (High-A) and Mississippi (AA)...Ranked among the top 10 in several organizational rankings, including wins (T4th, 9), innings pitched (7th, 142.2), strikeouts (2nd, 159), ERA (2.59), and WHIP (3rd, 1.04)...While playing for Myrtle Beach, posted single-game strikeout totals of 12 (5/19 at WS), 14 (5/31 at FRE) and 12 (6/16 vs. POT)...While with Mississippi, tossed a combined no hitter (5.2 IP, 3 BB, 7 K) with Tyrelle Harris on 8/2 vs. MOB...Participated in the 2010 XM Futures Game as a member of the World Team (1.0 IP, 2 BB, 1 K)...Was named to the Carolina League Mid-Season All-Star team and garnered Pitcher of the Week honors in both the Carolina (6/21) and Southern (8/09) Leagues...Was selected as the organization's Pitcher of the Month for May with Rome (2-0, 0.43 ERA, 4 BB, 24 K) and August Pitcher of the Month for Mississippi (2-1, 2.37 ERA, 11 BB, 30 K). 2009 Rated the 34th-best prospect in the minor leagues according to MLB.com and he was the 63rdranked player by ESPN.com...Started a combined 14 contests going 3-4 with a 3.65 ERA between rookie-level Danville and Rome (A)...Selected by the Atlanta organization as the D-Braves July Pitcher of the Month (2-1, 2.55 ERA)...Entered 2010 as Baseball America's top prospect in the Appalachian League and the third-best prospect in the Braves organization. 2008 Made six starts and went 1-2 with a 6.60 ERA in first professional season with rookie-level Danville...Won first start of his career on 6/18 vs. BUR (5.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 K)...Following the season, was rated the ninth-best prospect in the Atlanta organization by Baseball America. 2007 Rated the 10th-best prospect in the Braves farm system by Baseball America.