Found November 26, 2012 on PRO Rumors:
PLAYERS: Evan Longoria
TEAMS: Tampa Bay Rays
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Third baseman Evan Longoria is set for life. The 27-year old slugger signed a contract extension through 2022 for $100 million reports Marc Topkin of the St. Petersburg Times. The deal also includes a team option for 2023. Topkin writes that Longoria's new contract will incorporate the salaries for 2013 through 2016 from his original contract ($6 million in 2013, $7.5 million in 2014, $11 million in 2015 and $11.5 million in 2016) and extends six more years for $100 million. “We drafted Evan in 2006 with the belief that he and the organization would grow with each other and together accomplish great things,” Stuart Sternberg, Rays Principal Owner said.  “That is why the Rays and Evan signed a long-term contract in 2008, and it is why we are extending our commitments today.  Evan has clearly become a cornerstone player and a fixture in our organization.  We are proud of what we have accomplished these past seven years, and I expect the best is yet to come.” “Evan has all of ...
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