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More on Longoria
by Dave Studeman
April 18, 2008
Sky has some good math and perspective on the recent Evan Longoria deal. The Rays' management team has been very creative with long-term deals and option years for several years now. Every once in a while, they'll sign a clunker (as in Rocco Baldelli) but it's a very smart strategy for the team. And, as Sky points out, there are logical reasons for Longoria to take the deal, too.
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