Tampa Bay Rays
2015 Avg.
.285
 
Career Avg.
.271
Name  Evan Longoria
Born  10/7/1985
Height  6-2
Weight  210
Number  3
Position  3B
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/27/2015 9:37:00 AM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria hit a two-run RBI double in the ninth, which almost ended being a walk-off homer.
Insight: Longoria just missed sending the Rays home in walk-off fashion, as he his shot just missed going over the left field wall. He finished 3-for-5 and is now batting .289 with 23 RBI this season.
 
5/17/2015 5:36:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria led the offense with three RBI on Sunday.
Insight: Fantasy owners who keep hoping he'll develop into a superstar are disappointed, but Longoria is having a solid season, batting .274 with four homers, 17 RBI and 22 runs scored.
 
5/11/2015 11:25:00 AM
Description: As we have noted many times in the past, Rays third baseman Evan Longoria "owns" Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia.
Insight: Longoria is 24-for-58 (.414) with six homers and 14 RBI against the big left-hander. Longoria is hitting .292 with four home runs, 12 RBI and 19 runs in 106 at-bats this season.
 
5/9/2015 10:12:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria had a three-run homer, going 2-for-3, versus the Rangers on Saturday.
Insight: Tampa Bay won, 7-2. Longoria has been swinging the bat well this week, going 8-for-18 with a double and three home runs since Monday. Longoria is hitting .304 with four home runs and 12 RBI in 102 at-bats this season.
 
5/8/2015 4:06:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria was out Thursday night due to flu-like symptoms, but is back in Friday's lineup.
Insight: He'll DH tonight while he continues to recover. He's batting .284 with three homers., eight RBI and 16 runs scored.
 
5/7/2015 5:26:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is out Thursday night due to flu-like symptoms.
Insight: This will end his streak of 198 conscutive starts, and unless he appears as a pinch-hitter, Longoria's streak of playing in 270 straight games will be snapped as well.
 
5/6/2015 10:38:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria blasted two homers on Wednesday night.
Insight: He has just three homers and eight RBI so far this year, but his ,284 BA shows that Longoria is still reliable option. Expect the power numbers to improve.
 
5/4/2015 10:38:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria had an RBI-double in the first inning against the Red Sox on Monday.
Insight: The Rays won, 5-1. Longoria was 1-for-4 in the game. He is hitting .273 with one home run and six RBI this season. Those numbers are alright, but owners would like more power from Longoria.
 
5/1/2015 9:45:00 AM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is 14-for-36 (.389) with six big homers against Baltimore starter Chris Tillman.
Insight: Longoria is batting .293, but doesn't seem to have the home run power with just one long ball and seeven doubles. Perhaps this matchup will help him find his power stroke.
 
4/25/2015 9:11:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria went 4-for-4 with a RBI-double in the, 4-2, victory over the Blue Jays on Saturday.
Insight: Longoria hit a RBI-double in the first to score Steven Souza Jr. Longoria also had three singles. He is hitting .271/.380/.441, but fantasy owners would like to see more power. Longoria has just one home run and four RBI.
 
4/16/2015 11:16:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria left Thursday's game after he took a pitch in his left hip according to Buster Olney of ESPN.
Insight: Rays starter Chris Archer hit a couple Blue Jays during the game, and Toronto may have responded by hitting Longoria. Hopefully, the injury to Longoria is not serious. The Rays should have an update soon.
 
4/12/2015 10:01:00 AM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is a lifetime .538 hitter with three home runs and six RBI against Marlins starter Henderson Alvarez.
Insight: It's a small sample size as Longoria has just 13 at-bats versus Alvarez, but the long balls cannot be ignored. Make sure Longoria is in your lineup because he could have a big day.
 
4/11/2015 6:56:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria had an RBI-double in the, 2-0, victory over the Marlins on Saturday.
Insight: Longoria broke a scoreless tie in the sixth with his double. He was 1-for-4 and is now hitting .235 this season.
 
4/8/2015 10:16:00 PM
Description: Make sure Rays third baseman Evan Longoria scored both runs Wednesday versus Baltimore.
Insight: Tampa Bay won 2-0, so obviously Longoria getting on base was huge. He finished 1-for-2 with a double and two walks.
 
4/6/2015 10:16:00 AM
Description: Make sure Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is in your lineup on Monday.
Insight: Longoria is a career 13-of-33 (.394) with five home runs versus Baltimore starter Chris Tillman. Longoria hit 22 HR and knocked in 91 last season.
 
9/23/2014 1:31:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is a career .189 hitter against Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz with 13 strikeouts in 37 at-bats.
Insight: It is always tough to sit a guy like Longoria, but if you have a decent option at third base, you may want to consider it. Longoria has 22 HR and 90 RBI this season.
 
9/21/2014 9:45:00 AM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is a career .167 hitter against opposing starter John Danks.
Insight: He is 3-for18 lifetime against Danks, with only RBI. It is always tough to sit a guy like Longoria, but if you have a decent option at third base, you may want to consider it.
 
9/13/2014 4:09:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria went 2-for-4 with a home run on Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Insight: The homer was Longoria's 21st of the year. The third baseman is also hitting .252/.320/.406 with 87 RBI.
 
9/9/2014 11:46:00 AM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria is a career .417 hitter (10-for-24) against Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda.
Insight: Longoria continues to muddle through with mediocre number for a hitter of his talent. He's hitting .254 with 19 home runs, 83 RBI and a .723 OPS. The good news is he's hit .300 this week entering this favorable matchup.
 
9/5/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Rays third baseman Evan Longoria went 2-for-3, scoring the go-ahead run in the eighth as Tampa Bay beat Baltimore, 3-0.
Insight: One of Longoria's hits was a double. The third baseman has five hits in his last 11 at-bats, including a home run and three RBI. For the season, Longoria has been a little disappointing though, hitting .256 with 18 home runs and 81 RBI.