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Greg Holland

Greg Holland undergoes Tommy John surgery, unlikely to pitch in 2016

MINNEAPOLIS _ Greg Holland underwent Tommy John surgery to repair the torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow on Friday in Los Angeles. Neal ElAttrache performed the operation, and Royals trainer Nick Kenney indicated the procedure occurred without complications.tmpplchld Elbow reconstruction surgery generally requires 12 to 14 months of rehabilitation. The Royals most likely will have to non-tender Holland, who was due a salary of at least $10 million through arbitration. Holland can become a free agent after 2016, so the Royals could seek a multi-year deal to keep him in the organization.tmpplchld The Royals believe Holland initially sustained a tear in his ligament late last...