New York Yankees trade Jordan Montgomery for Harrison Bader

New York In exchange for Harrison Bader, the New York Yankees traded Jordan Montgomery to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday.

As part of the transaction, which was completed just before the trade deadline, New York will also receive a player

The Yankees’ best pitcher for the previous two seasons, Montgomery has a 3.77 ERA in 272 innings across 51 starts.

“The fact that Montgomery had been moved had left him “quite surprised,” as he put it.