Jordan Blackmon Montgomery (born December 27, 1992) is a Major League Baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees.
In 2017, he debuted in the major leagues. Montgomery was a member of the South Carolina Gamecocks during his college baseball career. Montgomery throws and bats left-handed, standing 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) and weighing 225 pounds (102 kg).
Montgomery was taken in the fourth round of the 2014 Major League Baseball draft by the New York Yankees, with the 122nd overall pick.
He received a $424,000 signing bonus when he joined the Yankees.
As the Yankees curtailed his workload after the collegiate season, he pitched for the Gulf Coast Yankees of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League and the Staten Island Yankees of the Class A-Short Season New York–Penn League, going 1–1 with a 3.79 ERA in 19 innings.
He started the 2015 season with the Class A South Atlantic League’s Charleston RiverDogs. In June, he was assigned to the Tampa Yankees of the Florida State League’s Class A Advanced division.
In August, Montgomery was promoted to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders of the Class AAA International League, where he began the 2016 season with the Trenton Thunder of the Class AA Eastern League. He was the winning pitcher in the Triple-A National Championship Game.
Montgomery began the 2019 season on the 60-day disabled list due to the surgery he had last season. On September 15, he re-joined the Yankees.
Montgomery had a 5.11 ERA in 44 innings thrown in 2020, striking out 47 batters but committing three errors on defense, which topped all AL pitchers. In 157+13 innings in 2021, Montgomery was 6–7 with a 3.83 ERA.
Jordan Montgomery Children: Does Jordan Montgomery Have Any Kids?
Jordan Montgomery Children: Does Jordan Montgomery Have Any Kids? Even though Jordan Montgomery is in a serious relationship with his girlfriend Mckenzie, the duo haven’t had a child together yet.
Mckenzie is an American from Kentucky who is enrolled at the University of South Carolina. Mckenzie is currently enrolled in the Medical University of South Carolina, where she is pursuing a health-related degree.