Evan Longoria

Evan Michael Longoria, nicknamed Longo, is an American professional baseball third baseman for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. He previously played in MLB for the Tampa Bay Rays from 2008 through 2017. Longoria played for the Long Beach State University baseball team, was the star CSN Bay Area 2005 Cape Cod League MVP, and was named the 2006 Big West Co-Player of the Year. He was drafted by the Rays in the first round as the third overall pick in the 2006 MLB draft. After two full seasons in the minors, he made his major league debut for the Rays in 2008, and was named to the American League team for the 2008 MLB All Star Game. Longoria was also named the 2008 American League Rookie of the Year. Longoria has also made the All-Star team three times, being selected from 2008 to 2010.

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