Derrek Lee Agrees to 5-year, $65 Million Dollar Deal
According to a report on ESPN.com from Buster Olney, Derrek Lee has agreed to a new 5-year contract worth $65 million. The contract will void the last year of his current contract worth $9.42 million and will take effect this season. The contract also includes a full no-trade clause and is expected to be announced Tuesday morning in a press conference at Wrigley Field. The Cubs want Derrek Lee to become the leader and face of the franchise.
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