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.
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria was named American League Player of the Week on Monday.
Longoria hit .464 with three homers and 11 RBI, including a two-run walkoff homer in Saturday's 8-7 win.
Manager Joe Maddon said Longoria has been at the top of his offensive game, and it's shown, as the …
Rays 3B Evan Longoria on his two-run walkoff homer that saved the Rays from a frustrating loss and gave them an 8-7 win.
Just heard back from former Rays pitchers James Shields, who seconded what Evan Longoria said about them clearing the air after recent comments from Longoria.
"It's all good,'' Shields said. "No worries.''
Longoria said Thursday he had reached out to Shields to clarify comments he made just …
CHICAGO — Former Ray James Shields said he was looking forward to facing his former teammates on Tuesday night, the Royals pitcher said Friday from Kansas City.
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria talks about the 8-3 win over the A's Friday night at Tropicana Field.
3B Evan Longoria's blasted a Ryan Dempster pitch over the Green Monster for his first home run of the season and the Rays' first in more than a week.
BOSTON — The Rays are making it pretty tough on themselves with their lack of offense.
Rays 3B Evan Longoria discussing the controversial play in which he was called out for passing Ben Zobrist on the bases in the ninth inning, as the Rays lost 6-3.
ST. PETERSBURG — Disappointed.
More than anything, James Shields said, he was disappointed to read Evan Longoria's comments that the Rays clubhouse was better without Shields and B.J. Upton.
All-Star third baseman Evan Longoria might be a Golden Glove winner, but his hands look a little fidgety when he's talking about changing diapers on his new baby girl in his Meet the Rays video. Obviously fatherhood was a big focus of our questions for the Rays star, who signed a long-term contract in the off-season. …