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Longoria 'surprised and upset,' more Rays reaction to Forsythe deal

'm surprised and upset at losing a player, clubhouse presence and friend like Logan,'' Evan Longoria tweeted to the Times. "He's a rare player.''

WILL VRAGOVIC | Times

'm surprised and upset at losing a player, clubhouse presence and friend like Logan,'' Evan Longoria tweeted to the Times. "He's a rare player.''

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Team officials had their reasons for trading well-respected 2B Logan Forsythe to the Dodgers for prospect RHP Jose De Leon, and here is a sampling of the reaction from various Rays:

3B and team leader Evan Longoria, in a text reply to the Tampa Bay Times:

"I don't really have much. I'm surprised and upset at losing a player, clubhouse presence and friend like Logan. He's a rare player. I always wish him the best.''

OF Steven Souza Jr:

 

 

 

Rays RHP Chris Archer, on Twitter:

"I'm really, really, really gonna miss Logie bear. Doesn't get more classy or blue collar than him. Happy I was able to play with that man. ... with that being said, we welcome @JDL_87 with open arms.''

From the Rays official Twitter site:

 

 

And from new Rays RHP Jose De Leon:

 

 

[Last modified: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 11:44am]

    

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