Derrek Leon Lee, nicknamed "D-Lee", is an American former professional baseball first baseman. Lee played with the San Diego Padres, Florida Marlins, Chicago Cubs, Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburgh Pirates of the Major League Baseball. Lee was a World Series champion with the Marlins in 2003, and he won the National League batting title in 2005. He was a two-time All-Star selection, and won the Gold Glove Award three times.
About Derrek Lee
MLB first baseman who hit 331 home runs over a 15-year career.
He lived in Japan as a child before moving back to the United States.
He won the National League batting title in 2005 while playing for the Chicago Cubs.
He married Christina in 2001 and they had a daughter named Jada together.
He became the first player for the Chicago Cubs to win a batting title since Bill Buckner in 1980.
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- Gold Glove Award winners
- Rancho Cucamonga Quakes players
- Calgary Cannons players
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