• Derek Holland is not on the road trip. Holland, who is still recovering from offseason surgery on his left knee, remains in Arlington working out and strengthening his left knee. He still hasn't passed the fielding tests needed to go on a medical rehabilitation assignment and there are no plans to have him go through another simulated game until the Rangers return from the road trip.
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