Longoria agrees to deal adding $100 million

Updated: November 27, 2012, 12:53 AM ET
Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Evan Longoria wants to be with the Tampa Bay Rays for his entire big league career.

The slugging third baseman got his wish Monday when they Rays agreed to a $136.6 million, 10-year contract that adds six guaranteed seasons and $100 million.

"I always wanted to be kind of a benchmark player ... the guy that you could think about or associate with the organization," Longoria said. "My goal from Day One was to be the first player that played their whole career ...

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