Derek Holland

Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row

The way Jordan Montgomery keeps his cool on the mound, it's hard to believe he's a rookie.

The way the New York Yankees keep winning games lately, it's easy to forget who they're missing.

Montgomery took a shutout into the seventh inning for his first major league win, Matt Holliday hit a three-run homer in his return to the lineup and the Yankees romped to their eighth consecutive victory by beating the Chicago White Sox 7-4 on Monday night.

"We've just kind of found a nice rhythm and a nice recipe," Holliday said.

The veteran slugger triggered a five-run third with a titanic shot into the raised bleachers beyond the left-center bullpen, his first...

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