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      Yankees select USC pitcher Montgomery in fourth round of MLB Draft

      The New York Yankees selected USC left handed pitcher Jordan Montgomery with the 122nd pick of the fourth round in the 2014 MLB Draft on Friday.

      COLUMBIA (WACH)- The New York Yankees selected USC left handed pitcher Jordan Montgomery with the 122nd pick of the fourth round in the 2014 MLB Draft on Friday.

      A native of Sumter, SC, Montgomery made 16 starts for the Gamecocks in 2014 and went 8-5 with a 3.42 ERA. He threw 100 innings and allowed 45 runs, 38 of them earned, on 93 hits with 29 walks and 95 strikeouts.

      Montgomery earned Freshman All-American honors in 2012 and was the South Carolina Gatorade Player of the Year in 2011 for Sumter High School.

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