In the first inning Derek Holland threw 11 pitches...and gave up 4 home runs.
Derek Holland just allowed 4 homers in the first 11 pitches of the game.
Tough way to start a ballgame right there
Derek Holland‘s 29 total bases allowed are the most in a pitching outing since Ivan Nova also allowed 29 for the Pirates in a 2018 game against the Dodgers.
Ivan Nova was Holland’s opponent in today’s start.
Derek Holland is the 8th pitcher to allow 4 home runs in the 1st inning of a game, joining:
2018 Dylan Bundy
2016 Collin McHugh
2004 Jose Acevedo
2003 Jeff Austin
2000 Jose Lima
1994 John Smoltz
1977 Catfish Hunter
derek holland just gave up 4 tanks on his first 11 pitches. if being a true dickballer was easy everyone would be one https://t.co/jGU4fHjmlq
Rough first inning for Derek Holland.
He gave up five runs on four home runs while only throwing 11 pitches. 😬 https://t.co/xt8WLhaK33
Tigers have scored double-digit runs in back-to-back games for first time since June 2-3, 2017 vs. White Sox. They faced Derek Holland in one of those games, too.
Derek Holland had just allowed one homer in 2020 before today’s game, but is now tied for first in MLB with six home runs allowed on the season.
Now four of first five Detroit batters. Four of Derek Holland's first 12 pitches went out. 5-0 Tigers. https://t.co/2m0EmyxTxv
Have to give Derek Holland a ton of credit for not unraveling after the 1st inning and managing to go 5 with the bullpen taxed while giving the Pirates a chance to rally here
Derek Holland has allowed 5 home runs today, tied for the most by a pitcher in a game in Pirates history.
2019 Chris Archer
2019 Steven Brault
2018 Ivan Nova -- who *started for the Tigers today in this game* !!
JaCoby Jones (5) off LHP Derek Holland - 105.3 mph, 29 degrees (430 ft Home Run)
91 mph Sinker
#Tigers @ #Pirates (T6)
FINAL: Tigers 11, Pirates 5
Detroit finished with 16 hits, nine for extra bases
Tigers have 32 hits and 28 runs in two games
Pirates now 3-12
Derek Holland gives up 5 HR, 9 ER
Kevin Newman matches career-high w/4 hits
Derek Holland could be an attractive buy for a contender who needs someone to start the meaningless last game of the season when everyone's locked into seeding
John Ryan Murphy should replace Derek Holland
When I saw Derek Holland's stat line, i had a flash back when he gave up that game winning grand slam to Bryce Harper.
2020 Pirates starting pitching
Derek Holland 16.1 innings 15 runs
Joe Musgrove 14.2 innings 11 runs
(No pun intended with Musgrove being an Astro)
FINAL: Detroit Tigers 11, Pittsburgh Pirates 5.
Detroit hammered Derek Holland for five homers, including four in the first. But the game was overshadowed by the outfield collision that left Phillip Evans sprawled on the ground and taken off the field on a stretcher.
Derek Holland - Pittsburgh Pirates 5.0 IPs, 9 ERs, 13 hits, 6 Ks, 1 BB
How is the game already over and how is Derek Holland a major league pitcher
The Tigers absolutely LIT UP Derek Holland today 😤