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Rockies closer Greg Holland, MLB saves leader, out after kitchen mishap

RockiescloserGreg Holland’s huge bounce-back season has been sidetracked by a kitchen knife.The MLB saves leader with 33, Holland cut the index finger on his right ( https://www.rockiesedges.com/colorado-rockies/ian-desmond-jersey throwing) hand in a kitchen accident earlier this week and is day to day, manager Bud Black told reporters Wednesday (via ESPN.com).”He gave it a shot [Tuesday night],” Black said. “He got up and threw, but it wasn’t going to happen. This is one of https://www.rockiesedges.com/colorado-rockies/jake-mcgee-jersey those Mother Nature things.”Signed by the Rockies to a one-year, $7 million deal after mi sing all of 2016 recovering fromTommy John surgery, Holland, 31,is having a huge season.In addition to converting 33 of 34 save opportunities, he has 50 strikeouts in 38 1/3 innings, a 1.64 ERA and 1.04 WHIP for Colorado, which is tied for the NL wild-card lead.Left-handers Chris Rusin and Jake McGee, with one each, are the only other Rockies relievers with saves.Holland had 125 saves from 2013-15 with the Royals before hurting his elbow Nolan Arenado Jersey .