Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 5/11/13
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Each person has a story, each a memory. Thats partly why Evan Longoria was one of more than 6,000 participants at the Miles for Moffitt event Saturday in Tampa, Fla., which raised money for research at the Moffitt Cancer Center. No one is unaffected. No one is untouched. No one is above being inspired. A lot of touching stories, the Tampa Bay Rays third baseman said Saturday night at Tropicana Field, before the second game of a three-game series between the Rays and San Diego Padres. Cancer is one of those things that weve all been affected by in some way, shape or form. Longoria showed support during the eighth annual walk-and-run event at the University of South Florida by taking part in a one-mile walk. A five-mile wheelchair race, five-mile and 5K runs also were held, in addition to a five-mile5K walk-and-stroller event. More than 300,000 was raised for the Tampa-based center, even with concerns that attendance might be down because of higher registrat...
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