Yankees select USC pitcher Montgomery in fourth round of MLB Draft
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:25:07 GMT —
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.