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Derek Holland needs to stay in control

Rangers starter must be calm and focused to go deep against Detroit in ALCS Game 6

Updated: October 15, 2011, 12:00 AM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- For half a season now, Derek Holland has enjoyed poking fun at the peach fuzz that clings to life on his upper lip.

As Saturday night's Game 6 starter for the Texas Rangers in this heart-stopping American League Championship Series, the 25-year-old southpaw will reveal whether the hair on his chest has grown thicker than those meager strands that pass for a mustache.

This is a man's game now, and those burly Detroit Tigers, gimpy yet still game after their Game ...

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