Texas Rangers Sign LHP Derek Holland to 5-Year Contract Plus Two Options

The Texas Rangers will hold a press conference this morning to announce the signing of left-handed pitcher Derek Holland to a five-year contract through the 2016 season. The deal also includes a pair of club options for the 2017 and 2018 seasons.

The press conference will take place at 9:00 a.m. MT at the Rangers spring training complex in Surprise, Arizona. The press conference will be held in the media interview tent in front of the Rangers complex building.

Participating in the press conference will be Rangers CEO and President Nolan Ryan, General Manager Jon Daniels, and Holland.