Atlanta Braves Crushed by Giants

The Atlanta Braves were shut out 9-0 by the San Francisco Giants. Jair Jurrjens allowed eight runs and took the loss. Paul Janish made his second straight start after being acquired on Saturday.

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The Braves had their season-best seven game winning streak snapped by the Giants on Tuesday night. Atlanta starter Jair Jurrjens got rocked for eight runs and eight hits in only three-and-one-third innings of work. San Francisco catcher and Georgia native Buster Posey, was the main culprit, going 3-for-5 with 5 RBI while veteran left-hander Barry Zito allowed three hits over seven scoreless innings as the Giants crushed the Braves 9-0.