Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is ready to play the field again. Longoria is slated to play third during game one of the team's doubleheader against the Red Sox.
Longoria had been limited to playing designated hitter while he was dealing with plantar fasciitis. The injury was not thought to be serious, and Longoria was able to shake it after a few days coming off the bench. Longoria is hitting .306/.365/.552...
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is dealing with plantar fasciitis, but is hoping to stay in the lineup, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
Longoria will likely DH throughout the weekend. Kelly Johnson has been playing third with Longoria at DH. Longoria is hitting .305/.362/.544 in 259 at-bats this year.
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria made it three straight games with a home run Wednesday during a 2-1 loss to the Red Sox. Longoria hit his 13th off Alfredo Aceves in the sixth inning.
Longoria finished 1 for 3 with a walk and is batting .305. He's gone 7 for 20 over a five-game hitting streak with the three homers, a double and four RBI.
Rays third baseman Evan Longoria struck out three times Tuesday during a win over the Red Sox. He also hit his 12th home run in the game. Longoria went deep off Jon Lester in the fourth inning for a solo shot. He finished 1 for 4 with a walk and is batting .304. Longoria has hit in four straight games and is 6 for 17 over that span with two homers and three RBI. He's homered in back-to-back games for...