Greg Holland RUMORS & NEWS

  • Greg Holland receives $17.4 million qualifying offer from Rockies

    Denver Post "The Rockies’ free-agent picture and subsequent game plan is beginning to take shape. As expected, the Rockies offered right-hander closer Greg Holland a one-year, $17.4 million qualifying offer Monday, a major-league source confirmed. Holland became a free agent Sunday after turning down his..." November 06

  • Greg Holland is part of Rockies’ search for a closer, but there are other options

    Denver Post "It wouldn’t be too big a stretch to say that closer Greg Holland was the Rockies’ MVP over the first half of the 2017 season. His unflappable presence and ability to close out tight games pushed the Rockies to one of their best starts in franchise history. What’s more, Holland helped a young..." October 30

  • Greg Holland will opt out and aim high

    Fanrag Sports "Colorado Rockies closer Greg Holland will not exercise his $15 million player option and instead become a free agent. Holland will be able to earn a big multiyear deal after his very nice comeback season in Colorado. But it will be interesting to see just how big. Word is, with the new..." October 12

  • Bud Black sticking with Greg Holland in closer’s role

    Hardball Talk "Rockies closer Greg Holland has had a rough go of it lately. He served up a walk-off three-run home run to Eric Hosmer on Wednesday, marking his third blown save in his last four attempts. Prior to Thursday’s game, the right-hander had given up 12 earned runs in his last five appearances, bumping..." August 24

  • Greg Holland day-to-day due to “kitchen accident”

    Hardball Talk "Rockies closer Greg Holland is day-to-day due to a cut on one of the fingers on his throwing hand sufffered in a “kitchen accident,” Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports. Holland, 31, has had a great comeback season after missing all of last season. He leads the majors with 33 saves and..." August 03

  • Why Greg Holland was the best free-agent signing of the offseason

    ESPN "There was a lot of anticipation among scouts for Greg Holland's first spring training outing in a Colorado Rockies uniform, and there was a lot of mystery. Holland had thrown for scouts in November, as he neared the end of his summer of rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and in the opinion of..." June 11