Born on December 27, 1992, Jordan Blackmon Montgomery goes by “Gumby” and plays baseball professionally for the Major League Baseball New York Yankees.
He debuted in the MLB in 2017. Montgomery played college baseball for the South Carolina Gamecocks before entering the professional ranks. Montgomery, who is listed at 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) and 225 pounds (102 kg), throws and bats with his left hand.
Montgomery was chosen by the New York Yankees with the 122nd overall pick in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball draft in 2014. With a $424,000 signing bonus, he joined the Yankees.
He pitched for the Staten Island Yankees of the Class A-Short Season New York-Penn League and the Gulf Coast Yankees of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League, compiling a 1-1 record with a 3.79 ERA in 19 innings when the Yankees curtailed his workload following the college season.
He started the 2015 campaign with the Class A South Atlantic League’s Charleston RiverDogs.
In June, the Yankees moved him up to the Class A-Advanced Tampa Yankees of the Florida State League. In August of 2016, Montgomery was promoted to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders of the Class AAA International League after starting the 2016 campaign with the Trenton Thunder of the Class AA Eastern League. In the Triple-A National Championship Game, he won after pitching.
Jordan Montgomery Parents: Meet Jim and Raury Montgomery
Jim and Raury Montgomery are the beautiful couples who brought Jordan Montgomery to this world. Jordan Montgomery has kept the private lives of his parents off the internet therefore, not much is known about them.