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Is Derek Holland still playing baseball?

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Asked by: Kelly Caballero

Derek Lane Holland (born October 9, 1986) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Toronto Blue Jays organization.

Derek Holland
Strikeouts 1,241
Texas Rangers (2009–2016) Chicago White Sox (2017) San Francisco Giants (2018–2019) Chicago Cubs (2019) Pittsburgh Pirates (2020) Detroit Tigers (2021)

Who does Derek Holland pitch for?

Red Sox’s Derek Holland: Makes spring debut
Holland struck out two over two scoreless and hitless innings in Thursday’s spring training game against the Twins. Holland was recently signed by the Red Sox and was making his Grapefruit League debut.

Did Derek Holland retire?

Holland opted out of his deal with the Red Sox on May 1, 2022.

Are Greg Holland and Derek Holland related?

There was Greg Holland, who helped pitch the Wildcats to a 1998 district title in a season that included a win over eventual state champion Dublin Scioto. And of course, there was younger brother Derek, a 10-year Major League Baseball pitcher who returned for his eighth Derek Holland Baseball Clinic.

Why is Derek Holland called the Dutch oven?

Holland was first given the nickname the Dutch Oven by KTCK-1310 AM. The moniker is obviously derived from his last name and when his pitching is ‘on fire,’ he’s cooking like a Dutch Oven.