Discussion

Derrek Lee to remain a Cub

Updated: July 28, 2010, 9:30 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

HOUSTON -- Chicago Cubs first baseman Derrek Lee has told the organization he prefers to remain a Cub rather than accept a trade, general manager Jim Hendry told ESPNChicago.com on Wednesday.

The Los Angeles Angels proposed a trade to the Cubs for Lee, according to a major league source, and Hendry approached Lee on July 21, when he was ready to make a trade. But Lee turned down the deal as is his right because he has been in the league for 10 years and five with the same team. He then ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Bears' Defense Roars Back
    A rookie arrived, a veteran rebounded and a newcomer continued to surge in a banner week for the Bears' defense.

ALSO SEE