Evan Longoria is an All-Star third baseman for the Tampa Bay Rays. He made his major league debut for the Rays in 2008, and was named to the American League team for the 2008 All Star Game. He also was named the 2008 American League Rookie of the Year. A three-time All-Star, he won Gold Glove and Silver Slugger awards in 2009 and a Gold Glove in 2010. In 2012, Longoria was signed to a 6-year, $100-million dollar contract extension that could keep him in Tampa Bay through 2022.
Big game. Big series.
Rays vs. Red Sox. Even normally sleepy Tropicana Field had a bit of buzz to it Friday night. Okay, so it wasn't Fenway Park, and it didn't quite feel like October, but it did feel like a game that mattered.
Rays star Evan Longoria may not be having his best season, but he's ranked second among American League third basemen in All-Star voting.
TAMPA — Tampa Bay Rays slugger Evan Longoria and his business partners on Thursday won initial City Council approval for a late-night restaurant featuring duckpin bowling.
ST. PETERSBURG — As hot as the Rays have been, manager Joe Maddon admitted it's unusual that they just had their best month in club history while their best player, 3B Evan Longoria, has struggled.
As hot as the Rays have been, manager Joe Maddon admitted it’s “unusual” that they just had their best month in club history while their best player - third baseman Evan Longoria - has struggled.
Rays All-Star third baseman Evan Longoria said his right foot is feeling a lot better, and hopes to play in the next couple days.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays will wait a few days to see if the pain caused by plantar fasciitis in 3B Evan Longoria's right foot subsides.
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria has left tonight's game after the second inning after irritating the plantar fasciitis in his foot, the team said.
Longoria will be re-evaluated Saturday.