April 18, 2021

Yankees sign Mets castoff Mike Montgomery (New York Post)


The Yankees signed left-handed pitcher Mike Montgomery to a minor league deal Monday, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed.

The veteran spent spring training with the Mets, giving up five earned runs in 7 ¹/₃ innings — all of those runs coming in his final outing, a 2 ²/₃-inning start.

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Montgomery offers the Yankees both bullpen and rotation depth.

The 31-year-old had a 5.06 ERA in 5.1 innings last season, and was 2-7 with a 4.64 ERA in 13 starts in 2019.

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