Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:43:49 -0700
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland (pectoral) has been cleared to resume throwing and is scheduled to play catch Sunday, April 26.
Fantasy Tip: Holland probably is a few weeks away from returning to the team, so owners should continue to monitor the situation. Wade Davis likely will close games until Holland returns and should be owned in most leagues.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:32:24 -0700
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland (pectoral) will be re-evaluated Saturday, April 25, to see if he can resume a throwing program.
Fantasy Tip: Holland's pectoral has a Grade 1 strain, which is the lowest grade, and the organization is optimistic he'll return in approximately two weeks. In Holland's absence, Wade Davis will look after the ninth inning, and Davis should be owned in all formats. Continue to check back for updates on Holland's recovery and return timeline.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:08:17 -0700
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland's (pectoral) MRI revealed his pectoral has a Grade 1 strain. The organization is still optimistic he will be ready to return in two weeks.
Fantasy Tip: Wade Davis, who should have been owned in the majority of leagues anyway, figures to see most save chances. He is a high-end reliever in the role, too. Continue to check back for updates on Holland's recovery and return timeline. He should be stashed in all leagues.
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:37:20 -0700
The Kansas City Royals have placed CL Greg Holland (pectoral) on the 15-day disabled list because of a right pectoral strain. In a corresponding move, P Yohan Pino has been called up from Triple-A Omaha.
Fantasy Tip: It is currently unknown if Holland will be sidelined for more than 15 days. RP Wade Davis is the most likely candidate to close games in Holland's absence, although RPs Kelvin Herrera, Jason Frasor and Ryan Madson all have prior closing experience.
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 04:50:54 -0800
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland is still open to a long-term extension with the club.
Fantasy Tip: Holland has an $8.25 million salary for 2015 and is under team control for 2016, so the Royals aren't in a hurry to discuss extension talks. Still, Holland had a 1-3 record and 46 saves with a team that was borderline to go to the playoffs until late in the regular season. Holland is a top closer option for the upcoming year.
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:41:58 -0800
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland avoided arbitration by signing a one-year, $8.25 million deal Friday, Feb. 13.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:38:14 -0800
Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland is asking for $9 million in arbitration, while the Royals countered with $6.65 million.
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 09:31:30 -0800
Kansas City Royals RPs Greg Holland and Wade Davis are two players the Royals are willing to listen to trade offers for during the winter meetings, according to sources. The Royals likely would look for a starting pitcher or an outfielder in a trade for either pitcher.
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 04:35:09 -0800
Kansas City Royals CL Greg Holland and RP Wade Davis are receiving interest from other teams ahead of the winter meetings, and it is possible one of the two could be moved for a hitter.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:34:34 -0700
Kansas City Royals CL Greg Holland was named the Trevor Hoffman AL Reliever of the Year.