Q&A: Giants’ Derek Holland on his return to SF, going to the pen, and clubhouse vibes
Like any good athlete who is quirky by nature, Holland has a few distinguishing … For more 2019 MLB preview stories, check out our Bay Area baseball guide.Farhan Zaidi got his guy. No, not Bryce Harper. Derek Holland, of course.Holland is back with the Giants on a one-year deal, and the offbeat left-hander with a big heart didn’t want it any other way.Holland, 32, earned the wordplay nickname “Dutch Oven” (Holland…Dutch…get it?) early in a career that began with the Texas Rangers.