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Mario Hollands | Relief Pitcher

Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Age / DOB:  (26) / 8/26/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'5" / 231
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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Mario Hollands underwent successful Tommy John surgery Wednesday.
It was an expected outcome for the southpaw. He's done until 2016 at the earliest. Apr 8 - 7:34 PM

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Phillies placed LHP Mario Hollands on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury.

Hollands is expected to have flexor tendon surgery soon, which would end his season. He's under teams control for a few more years.
Apr 5 - 2:06 PM

Mario Hollands (elbow) will undergo another ultrasound on his common flexor tendon this week.

Hollands was hoping to have more clarity on his injured elbow after a meeting with Dr. James Andrews, but Andrews had trouble getting a clear reading on Hollands' MRI Monday. The Phillies' team physician has already recommended season-ending surgery to repair the strain in his elbow. Either way, Hollands won't be back with the Phillies any time soon.
Apr 1 - 7:40 PM

Mario Hollands is getting a second opinion on his injured elbow from Dr. James Andrews.

Dr. Michael Ciccotti, the Phillies' team physician, has recommended that Hollands undergo surgery to repair the common flexor tendon strain in his left elbow. It would put him out for the entire 2015 season.
Mar 26 - 8:32 AM

Mario Hollands is likely to need elbow surgery.

Hollands was diagnosed Sunday with a common flexor tendon strain -- the same injury that is threatening the career of Cliff Lee. Hollands will be evaluated this week by team physician Dr. Michael Ciccotti. Surgery would likely cost him the entire 2015 season.
Mar 23 - 10:22 AM

Mario Hollands (elbow) has been diagnosed with a common flexor tendon strain.

The injury is the same as the one plaguing Cliff Lee, a bad sign for the 26-year-old. Hollands will be evaluated and his MRI findings will be reviewed before a plan of action is determined. It appears as though Hollands will spend some time on the disabled list as a result of the injury.
Mar 22 - 10:28 AM

Mario Hollands is scheduled to undergo an MRI on his sore left elbow on Saturday.

The 26-year-old southpaw has been dealing with soreness in his pitching elbow in recent days, and though they don't believe it's a major issue the Phillies want to take every precaution to make sure.
Mar 21 - 11:36 AM

Mario Hollands gave up a homer to Pedro Alvarez and three runs in his one-third of an inning Friday against the Pirates.

Hollands entered camp with a pretty good chance of winning a bullpen spot, but he's hurt the cause with an 11.81 ERA. Giving up a homer to Alvarez is a big blow, considering that Hollands is a lefty and Alvarez has a history of not hitting lefties.
Mar 20 - 4:36 PM

Phillies activated LHP Mario Hollands from the 60-day disabled list.

Nothing more than a procedural move here that puts Hollands back on the team's 40-man roster. The 26-year-old southpaw was shut down in early September due to a flexor strain in his pitching elbow after posting a 4.40 ERA, 1.40 WHIP and 35/21 K/BB ratio in 47 frames.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 08:49:00 AM

Phillies placed LHP Mario Hollands on the 60-day disabled list, retroactive to September 4, with a left flexor strain in his elbow.

It's not clear at this point whether Hollands will have surgery, but either way he's done for the season. The lefty's year concludes with a 4.40 ERA over 50 appearances.
Fri, Sep 5, 2014 01:57:00 PM

Mario Hollands will have his left forearm looked at by a doctor in Philadelphia on Thursday.

Hollands had to exit Wednesday's appearance with tightness in the area. The left said he hopes to pitch again this season, but that's totally up in the air.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014 03:53:00 PM

Mario Hollands left Wednesday's game versus the Braves with a sore left elbow.

Hollands surrendered one run over two-thirds of an inning before departing. It's not clear at this point how long he'll be out, but he seems likely to undergo an MRI.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014 02:31:00 PM

Phillies purchased the contract of LHP Mario Hollands from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.

Hollands, 25, compiled a 3.09 ERA and 10/5 K/BB ratio over 11 2/3 innings of work this spring. He owns a 3.93 ERA in the minors, mostly as a starter, but will pitch out of Philadelphia's bullpen to begin the 2014 campaign.
Sat, Mar 29, 2014 11:38:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Carlos Ruiz
2Cameron Rupp
1B1Ryan Howard
2Darin Ruf
2B1Chase Utley
2Andres Blanco
SS1Freddy Galvis
3B1Maikel Franco
2Cesar Hernandez
LF1Cody Asche
CF1Odubel Herrera
RF1Ben Revere
2Domonic Brown
3Jeff Francoeur
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Cole Hamels
2Aaron Harang
3Jerome Williams
4Chad Billingsley
5Sean O'Sullivan
6Kevin Correia
7Adam Morgan
8Cliff Lee
9Jonathan Pettibone
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jonathan Papelbon
2Ken Giles
3Justin De Fratus
4Jeanmar Gomez
5Mario Hollands
6Luis Garcia
7Elvis Araujo
8Jake Diekman