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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby duckbillgates » Mon Apr 07, 2008 11:43 pm

Dark Knight wrote::-o He's 0-14 so far in AAA Durham.


I saw him break his hitless streak tonight in Columbus. He'll be fine, but I did see a little frustration when he was in the field. I think he thought he would be up now.
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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby converge241 » Fri Apr 11, 2008 7:54 pm

Evan Longoria wasn't included in Triple-A Durham's lineup Friday, leading to speculation that he could be on his way to the majors to replace Willy Aybar.

Aybar may be DL bound because of a hamstring injury. If Longoria comes up now, it probably wouldn't be a permanent promotion -- ideally, the Rays want him spending seven or eight weeks in the minors to guarantee he's not a super-two player at the end of 2010 -- but perhaps he could force the team to keep him.


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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby EaseHisPain » Fri Apr 11, 2008 8:50 pm

Rotoworld just reported that he is being called up for Saturday, with Aybar going on the DL.
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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby kr580 » Fri Apr 11, 2008 9:19 pm

Per CSTV.com:
"Former Long Beach State first round pick and Tampa Bay prospect Evan Longoria was called up to the Major League club..."


http://www.cstv.com/sports/m-basebl/sto ... 08add.html
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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby greenjd » Fri Apr 11, 2008 10:50 pm

Is he worth a pick up guys?

I guess I'd dump Keppinger...
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Re: Evan Longoria starting in AAA

Postby tmlfan4ever » Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:53 am

greenjd wrote:Is he worth a pick up guys?

I guess I'd dump Keppinger...


ya... I would say FOR SURE. The upside is huge and you're not going to miss keppinger.
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