Longoria was also named the 2008 American League Rookie of the Year on November 10.
Longoria has also made the All-Star team three times, being selected from 2008 to 2010. He graduated from Saint John Bosco High School in Bellflower, California.
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He finished 2007 with a combined average of .299, 26 home runs, 95 RBIs, and 73 walks for an OBP of .402.
In October 2007, sportswriter Ken Rosenthal opined that Longoria "might be next season's Ryan Braun, making a rapid ascent to the majors." Some scouts have in particular said that the way that the ball "explodes off his bat" reminds them of Braun.
After signing with the Rays, Longoria tore through his first assignments in the minor leagues.
After just eight games with the Single-A Hudson Valley Renegades, Longoria moved up to the Visalia Oaks and impressed the organization with his quick success, hitting .327 with eight home runs and 28 RBI in 28 games.
Longoria was called the "best pure hitter" among college players in the 2006 draft class by Baseball America.
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Starting the year with Montgomery, Longoria hit .307 with 21 home runs and 76 RBI in 105 games for the Biscuits before a late season promotion to the Triple-A Durham Bulls.
In 31 games with the Bulls, he hit .269 with 5 home runs and 19 RBIs, but also had 29 strikeouts.