Jordan Montgomery, Starting Pitcher, New York Yankees, #47
Date of Birth: 12/27/1992
Birthplace: Sumter, South Carolina
College: University of South Carolina
Current Salary: $505,679
Jordan Montgomery, starting pitcher for the New York Yankees, was drafted by the Yankees in 2014. He pitched primarily as a starting pitcher in the Yankees' minor league system from 2014 through 2016.
As a minor league pitcher from 2014 through 2016, Montgomery had 25 wins and 14 losses in 292.2 innings in 60 games. He struck out 286 batters while walking just 87. He gave up 256 hits with only 10 of them home runs and 100 runs (85 earned runs).
In his first major league game as a starting pitcher on April 12, 2017, Montgomery had a 3.86 ERA in 4.2 innings. He gave up 5 hits, including a home run, and 3 runs.