Turning Mark Montgomery into the next Sergio Romo

Four years ago right-hander Mark Montgomery looked like a future relief ace the Yankees would one day pair with David Robertson. The team’s 11th round pick in the 2011 draft struck out 41.0% of batters faced with a 1.56 ERA (1.62 FIP) in 80.2 innings at High-A Tampa and Double-A Trenton in 2012. He was dominant thanks to his filthy slider. The 2013 season brought a series of shoulder...
Via River Avenue Blues
March 18, 2016

How Yankees prospect is reviving David Robertson comparison

Mark Montgomery's shoulder problem is behind him, and his slider is back TAMPA, Fla. -- The Yankees prospect billed as the next David Robertson before injury fanned his flame is on the comeback path, pitching coach Larry Rothschild told NJ Advance Media on Wednesday. Right-hander Mark Montgomery racked up big strikeout numbers thanks to a wipeout...
March 17, 2016

Yankees add 2 players to major league camp

Both are right-handed pitchers TAMPA, Fla. -- The Yankees announced Friday morning that they have added to players to major league camp this spring. Right-handed pitchers Mark Montgomery and Kyle Haynes are the additions. Here's a little bit about each: Montgomery Montgomery, 25, was drafted by the Yankees in the 11th round of the 2011 draft...
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

TBBC Men’s Basketball Pregame Glance: Ohio State vs. Northern Illinois

Ohio State vs. Northern IllinoisDay: WednesdayDate: Dec. 16, 2015Location: The Schott, Columbus, OhioTime: 7:00 p.m. ET Coverage – TV: Big Ten Network – 97.1 The FAN Radio School: Northern Illinois University Location: Dekalb, Illinois Founded: 1895 Student Population: 21,435 Undergraduates6,860 Postgraduates School Type: Public Division: NCAA I Conference: Mid-American – West...
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December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 22 UMass beats Northern Illinois 80-54

Northern Illinois coach Mark Montgomery liked the way his team hung in there against No. 22 Massachusetts on Saturday. The Huskies battled, but never really threatened in losing 80-54. ''We just couldn't get over the hump,'' Montgomery said. ''They sped us up. ''With them getting off to a good start, I'm glad my team weathered the storm early because UMass can run you out of the...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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