Meet Evan Longoria, he is the Tampa Bay Rays third baseman who recently will be seen a lot in Television, but wouldn’t you like to know more about this talented, and did I mention hot, Baseball player? Keep reading too know all about this Baseball hottie, plus take a look at Evan Longoria’s photos and video below.
Don’t be confused by the similarity with Eva Longoria and Evan Longoria, this guy is a major baseball player and Eva is a major actress, the only thing these two Longoria’s who are not related, have the same last name. They both are utterly hot and they have been chosen to be the face for major brands. In Evan case he will be on the cover of the MLB 2K10 Video Game replacing Tim Lincecum and New Era Caps, But now let’s learn more about Evan’s Life, take a look at his Biography below.
He is 24 years old and was born in Downey, California on October 7, 1985. He studied at St. John’s Bosco High School in Bellflower, California, where he started to play baseball.He went to Rio Hondo Community College in Whittier, California; where he received a scholarship from Long Beach State, where he majored in Kinesiology.
In 2006 he was named 2006 Big Best Player Of The Year. During the 2006 MLB Draft he was selected by the Tampa Bay Rays. In the Minor Leagues, he played with the Hudson Valley Renegades, Montgomery Biscuits and the Durham Bulls. He made his MLB debut with the Rays on April 12, 2008. Six days later he signed a $17.5 Million deal for the next six Years. He was selected for the 2008 Topps Rookie All Star Game Selection. In 2008 he won the 2008 Sporting News Rookie Of The Year Award. In March , 2009 he got into the World Baseball Classic, replacing Chipper Jones. On April, 2009 he was name with the AL Player Of The Month.
Even though he was selected into the 2009 MLB All Star Game, he didn’t make due to a injury on his finger. In November he was awarded with the American League Gold Glove Award and the Silver Slugger Award (given to the best Offensive player). And about his romantic life, it was rumored he was dating a girl from the UFC, but then it was rumored that he was dating Jaime Hanna a dental hygienist and a Tampa Buccaneers’ cheerleader. You better keep your eyes on this amazing Tampa Bay Rays player, he is on a roll. Take a look at Evan Longoria’s photos and video below.
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