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Former 25th round pick Derek Holland has been impressive in his professional debut, as the left-hander currently sports a 3.38 ERA with 72 strikeouts in 56 innings for the Spokane Indians. Lone Star Dugout speaks with Holland about his JUCO career and his season with the Spokane Indians.

In the midst of Spokane's group of top-flight pitching prospects, left-hander Derek Holland, a former 25th round pick, is standing out. Signed as a draft-and-follow candidate just prior to the 2007 draft, the Rangers originally selected Holland in 2006 out of Wallace State Community College in Alabama. Holland – who hails from Newark, Ohio – ended up at Wallace State after being noticed at a... Recommended Stories

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