"It doesn't really matter," Longoria said. "We all kind of talk about it in here. I've felt better a couple of days, I've been on the verge of breaking out of it, and then I have a bad day again. And I'm like, 'Geez, I'm back in it again.'
"We all say that, like everybody slumps, but you don't remember what it's like to be slumping until you're slumping. It's [no fun]. You feel like you're never going to slump when you're going good. And then, when you're slumping, it's like, 'Geez, I don't feel like I've ever slumped in my life.' But you have to remember that it's a tough game and that you come around with belief and work and just keep going out there."
Bill Chastain is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.