Report: Rangers Ink Derek Holland to Five-Year, $28.5 Million Deal
The Texas Rangers have signed Derek Holland to a five-year, $28.5 million contract extension, according to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News.
Now confirmed: Derek Holland's deal, as reported by @mlbtraderumors, is $28.5 mm guaranteed with two club options.— Evan Grant (@Evan_P_Grant) March 20, 2012
Holland, 25, posted a 16-5 record with a 3.95 ERA for the Rangers in 32 starts last season. Prior to the 2009 season, he was named the 31st best prospect in the game by Baseball America.th