The Big Three and Vizcaino Report….Lee Out of WBC

According to a report from the Sun-Times, with the exception of Kosuke Fukudome who is in Japan preparing for the WBC, all of the players expected in camp on Tuesday have reported. Alfonso Soriano, Derrek Lee and Aramis Ramirez have joined the rest of the team.

Luis Vizcaino also sorted out his visa issues and reported on Tuesday.

Updated 4:21pm C.T.Derrek Lee Out of the WBC

Tidbits from Day 5 of Camp Lou III

Update – 4:21pm C.T.According to a report from, Derrek Lee has decided not to play in the upcoming World Baseball Classic. Lee was told he would serve as a back-up to Boston’s Kevin Youkilis and would not play unless Youkilis was injured.

The Cubs first full squad workout was held on Tuesday afternoon.

Will update when more information becomes available….

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