AL Rookie of the Year: Longoria lives up to hype
Here's a shocker: Evan Longoria is the American League Rookie of the Year.
Thinking back, there weren't many days all calendar year Longoria wouldn't have been called the odds-on favorite: Not on New Year's Day, not on the day he reported to spring training, not on March 20, not at the All-Star break, not on Aug. 1, and certainly not on Sept. 30, the final day of baseball's regular season.
Fact is, he was baseball's and fantasy's ultimate 2008 wunderkind, an expected ...
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