Evan Longoria was 0-for-3 with a sacrifice fly, a strikeout and a throwing error in his Class AAA debut Thursday. The Durham Bulls defeated the Columbus Clippers 9-8.
Joel Guzman and Wes Bankston, who will now share time at first base (or DH) with Longoria's arrival, both had three RBIs. Guzman tripled and homered. DH Bankston was 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles.