New York, NY (Sports Network) - Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria has
been selected as the American League's Player of the Week for games played
between May 6-12.
Longoria earned his sixth career weekly honor after batting .464 (13-for-28)
with three homers, five doubles and an MLB-best 11 RBI over seven games.
Others considered for the award included Kansas City left fielder Alex Gordon,
Chicago starting pitcher Chris Sale and Minnesota catcher Joe Mauer.
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