Longoria ill, scratched from Rays lineup
UPDATE, 1:06: Longoria has been sick for a few days and wasn't feeling well this morning, the team said. Officially, scratched due to flu-like symptoms.
DEVELOPING: Forty minutes before game time, the Rays announced that 3B Evan Longoria, their leading home run hitter and RBI guy, was scrached from the lineup. No reason was given. Kelly Johnson will play third.