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Derrek LeeHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2011 MLB Years: 1997-2011
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

Positions1B-2311, 3B-93, DH-8Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDerrek Leon Lee
Height6-5Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 6,1975 [42.166]PlaceSacramento,California
High SchoolEl Camino (Sacramento,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$600,000Signing ScoutsReggie LollerService Time13.125 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#5 ... 1995-MLB-#81 ... 1995-MLB-#4 ... 1996-MLB-#41 ... 1997-MLB-#15 ... 1997-SDN-#1 ... 1998-MLB-#47
MLB DebutApril 28,1997 [21.235]
OrganizationsCHN [7] MIA [6] SDN [5] ATL [1] BAL [1] PIT [1] Awards18Awards Voting4-342
TBC Player ID850Retrosheet IDlee-d002MLBAM ID117601
RelationshipsSon of Leon Lee, Nephew of Leron Lee
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power82Contact36XBH71RBIs73Runs61Hitting73Durability73Team.475Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Arizona PadresArizRksdn-1b17155211171125406700010.327.397.500.89726458.349.173.365.39210.3412.071.173.4526.0023.53
1993Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-1b17207313205111002102010000.274.369.411.78030784.365.137.247.35411.9023.812.001.1973.0035.00
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3512524376231542162710010.296.380.448.8285611142.358.152.296.36911.2719.011.692.1141.6729.73
1994Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-3b181264426611819285318144295706211.267.336.373.70916529497.319.106.210.3178.4519.112.261.6155.2524.58
1995Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-1b191285028215125223951474913070728.301.366.496.86224950565.360.195.307.3758.6723.012.654.0721.8333.11
1995Memphis ChicksSouAAsdn-1b1929010001000200000.111.111.111.222109.143.000.000.1000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1305118215225223961474913270728.297.362.489.85125050574.355.192.301.3718.5423.002.694.0122.2232.89
1996Memphis ChicksSouAAsdn-1b2013450098140392341041366517020838.280.360.570.93028575575.349.290.434.39111.3029.572.625.9114.7153.57
1997Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-211254728615329213641736011600249.324.399.477.87622544534.406.153.309.38511.2421.721.932.4336.3128.76
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn271b21225491430140092400001.259.365.370.73520463.448.111.278.33714.2938.102.671.5954.0028.57
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27,241b2214145462106291177452471201002112.233.318.414.73218847513.279.181.291.3239.1623.392.553.3126.7144.34
1999Calgary CannonsPCLAAAflo511b23893396096201197334309040427.283.345.516.86117540377.329.233.319.3677.9623.873.005.0417.8441.67
1999Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251b237021821459152021177000113.206.263.326.5897115236.278.120.202.2617.2029.664.122.1243.6033.33
2000Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251b241584777013418328700363123402614.281.368.507.87524249546.323.226.352.37411.5422.531.955.1317.0436.57
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251b251585618315837421754250126806118.282.346.474.82026662625.326.192.285.3518.0020.162.523.3626.7139.24
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251b2616258195157357278619998164504814.270.378.494.87228769688.330.224.410.37514.2423.841.673.9221.5243.95
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251b2715553991146312319221888131100679.271.379.508.88727464643.300.237.425.38013.6920.371.494.8217.3943.84
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b2816160590168391329812568128825414.278.356.504.86030572688.302.226.350.3679.8818.601.884.6518.9142.86
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b2915859412019950346107153851095072312.335.418.6621.08039399691.343.327.490.44412.3015.771.286.6612.9149.75
2006Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-1b3014010001000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2220.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b3050175305090830842541004111.286.368.474.8428317204.323.188.354.36112.2520.101.643.9221.8834.00
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b311505679118043122826571114903815.317.400.513.91329166650.364.196.323.39410.9217.541.613.3825.7736.67
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b321556239318141320908271119004327.291.361.462.82328864698.330.171.295.35910.1717.051.682.8731.1535.36
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b3314153291163362351111076109304612.306.393.579.97230873615.327.273.417.41312.3617.721.435.6915.2044.79
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251b341094186310521016561352101203116.251.335.416.75117437475.293.165.285.33310.9521.261.943.3726.1335.24
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl271b3439129173714032400213300107.287.384.465.8496017151.362.178.341.37513.9121.851.571.9943.0045.95
2010Totals for NL-NL         1485478014235019801373134204123.260.347.428.77523454626.309.168.298.34311.6621.411.843.0428.7938.03
2011Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-3513020000001000000.667.750.6671.417204.667.000.333.61825.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal251b358533439821511241212583302213.246.302.404.70613528364.290.158.237.3096.8722.803.323.3027.8334.15
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251b35281011634217180082730101.337.398.584.9825910113.397.247.327.4237.0823.893.386.1914.4329.41
2011Totals for MLB-MLB         1134355511617219592133110603214.267.325.446.77119438477.314.179.257.3366.9223.063.333.9822.8932.76
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter19426962108119594323033110781044887416227025572199.281.365.495.86034447937963.321.214.347.00010.9820.371.864.1621.0340.48
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6412396416699138111004066936263630210271443.292.363.484.84711592492707.354.192.316.0009.7223.272.403.6923.9635.62
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2158151462504933213820790206406616.307.376.492.86840184915.374.185.312.0009.8422.512.293.5025.4733.60
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13751298143392341051366617220838.279.359.563.92228875588.347.284.426.00011.2229.252.615.7815.0652.45
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter274101716128949532158322310124515013419.284.353.437.790444861146.341.153.261.0008.8121.382.432.7931.7829.76
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155211171125406700010.327.397.500.89726458.349.173.365.00010.3412.071.173.4526.0023.53
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter924351457810462391017957451224487212723046107.298.378.524.90218424284021.328.226.362.00011.1417.931.614.4519.6340.92
Florida Marlins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter8442830422746159181294175125363734370212470.264.353.469.82213283063251.310.205.343.00011.1722.582.023.9721.9441.02
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8533439821511241212583302213.246.302.404.70613528364.290.158.237.0006.8722.803.323.3027.8334.15
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter39129173714032400213300107.287.384.465.8496017151.362.178.341.00013.9121.851.571.9943.0045.95
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter281011634217180082730101.337.398.584.9825910113.397.247.327.0007.0823.893.386.1914.4329.41
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter225491430140092400001.259.365.370.73520463.448.111.278.00014.2938.102.671.5954.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625819016336328909473135605617.281.365.495.86028766664.321.214.347.00010.9820.371.864.1621.0340.48
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626061051773532510317966159507411.292.363.484.84729363684.354.192.316.0009.7223.272.403.6923.9635.62

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Arizona Padres ArizRksdn171B15--1151428131129.9858.60------15100.027.3
1993Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn171B14--1156519126121.9608.64------2070.010.3
1994Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn181B36--28927434320316.9888.78------12628.626.5
1994Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn183B92--691682713264237.8982.58------12673.067.6
1995Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn191B121--97086189610741056.9838.73------12894.587.1
1995Memphis Chicks SouAAsdn191B2--163-119191.0009.50------2100.01.4
1996Memphis Chicks SouAAsdn201B133--112176119112081197.9919.00------13499.395.7
1996Memphis Chicks SouAAsdn203B1---1--111.0001.00------1340.70.7
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn211B21--13113-121441441.0006.86------2295.513.0
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo221B132--950114811610721064.9938.06------14193.681.5
1999Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo231B88--718681486800786.9838.93------8998.963.3
1999Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo231B66--46347344513510.9947.73------7094.340.7
2000Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo241B147-11331101104810412131205.9938.201.06-----15893.091.3
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo251B156-13091271115814213941386.9948.881.06-----15898.796.3
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo261B162-144113121211213814451433.9928.850.99-----162100.0100.0
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo271B1551531353127997513213811376.9968.881.02-----155100.095.7
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281B16115914321259130611313951389.9968.630.97-----161100.099.4
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291B15815813861323122611814511445.9969.151.04-----158100.097.5
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn301B1--6---661.0006.00------1100.00.7
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn301B474439337026534401396.9888.431.01-----5094.029.0
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30DH11--------------502.00.6
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31DH1---------------1500.70.6
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311B147146127411658779912591252.9948.520.98-----15098.090.7
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321B1531521339119311099813121303.9938.520.97-----15598.795.0
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32DH2---------------1551.31.2
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33DH1---------------1410.70.6
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B1391391231108894611011881182.9958.500.96-----14198.686.3
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl341B393629028324126308307.9977.871.06-----39100.024.1
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn341B10510591678492673882876.9938.340.96-----10996.364.8
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34DH3---------------1092.81.9
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal351B858574671352767772765.9919.001.03-----85100.052.5
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit351B282823822622116249248.9968.861.04-----28100.017.3
MLB Totals for 1B - 15 season(s)-   1B19011205144811491113709814421637916281.9948.561.12-----19010.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH81--------------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B89--724681486806792.9838.90------890.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B135--113779119212271216.9919.01------1350.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B171--13741192714915201493.9828.73------1710.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B92--691682713264237.8982.58------920.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B15--1151428131129.9858.60------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Arizona Padres ArizRksdn17--15--------
1993Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn17--14--------
1994Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn18--36--92-----
1995Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+sdn19--121--------
1995Memphis Chicks SouAAsdn19--2--------
1996Memphis Chicks SouAAsdn20--133--1-----
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21--21--------
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo22--132--------
1999Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo23--88--------
1999Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo23--66--------
2000Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24--147--------
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo25--156--------
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo26--162--------
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo27--155--------
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28--161--------
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29--158--------
2006Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30--1--------
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30--47-------1
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31--147-------1
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32--153-------2
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--139-------1
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34--39--------
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34--105-------3
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35--85--------
2011Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35--28--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Florida MarlinsDiv SeriesMLB27416241002101220000.250.368.313.6815119.286.063.1885.2610.532.000.000.0025.00
2003Florida MarlinsChamp. SeriesMLB27732262014101810002.188.235.344.57911334.217.156.2192.9423.538.002.9432.0050.00
2003Florida MarlinsWorld SeriesMLB27624250002001700001.208.240.208.4485025.294.000.0424.0028.007.000.000.000.00
2006United StatesWBCTournament30414651038001300000.357.4001.0711.47115415.250.714.7866.6720.003.0020.004.6780.00
2006Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30824571003002610100.292.357.333.6908128.368.041.1257.1421.433.000.000.0014.29
2007Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3122681732121322003810201.471.486.8091.295551674.492.338.3824.0510.812.674.0522.6750.00
2008Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB322267111232281091600203.179.269.373.64225778.196.194.34311.5420.511.782.5633.5058.33
2008Chicago CubsDiv SeriesMLB32311263000001200001.545.583.8181.4019312.667.273.3648.3316.672.000.000.0050.00
2009Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3320597195019005900101.322.369.458.82727665.360.136.2207.6913.851.801.5459.0031.58
2010Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3418404720390081100300.175.294.450.74418551.138.275.47515.6921.571.385.8813.3371.43
2010Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB34416220000001600000.125.176.125.3012017.200.000.0635.8835.296.000.000.000.00
2011Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB35822753001007510002.227.433.364.7978330.294.137.45523.3316.670.710.000.0060.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs414651038001300000.357.4001.0711.47115415.250.714.7866.6720.003.0020.004.6780.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs98280518226395210345530907.293.365.504.86914138326.324.211.33610.4316.871.622.7631.1146.34
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs114361240021031020001.279.354.372.72616448.364.093.1866.2520.833.330.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs732262014101810002.188.235.344.57911334.217.156.2192.9423.538.002.9432.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs624250002001700001.208.240.208.4485025.294.000.0424.0028.007.000.000.000.00

Awards [18]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993High School All-American - 1st Team (1B)1
1995San Diego Padres Minor League Player of the Year1
1996Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (1B) ... Southern League All-Star (1B) ... Southern League Most Valuable Player ... San Diego Padres Minor League Player of the Year ... Double-A All-Star (1B)5
2003National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
2005Chicago Cubs Player of the Year ... NL Silver Slugger Award (1B) ... National League Player of the Week (April 25-May 1) ... National League Player of the Week (May 23-May 29) ... NL Player of the Month (April) ... National League Gold Glove (First Base) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (1B)7
2007National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
2009Chicago Cubs Player of the Year ... NL Player of the Month (September)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-08-13InjuredDisabled -- Fractured Left Wrist 
2011-07-31TradeTraded by Orioles to Pirates for Aaron Baker 
2011-06-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-01-06ContractSigned by Orioles 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-08-18TradeTraded by Cubs to Braves for Jeffrey Lorick, Robinson Lopez and Tyrelle Harris 
2006-08-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-24InjuredDisabled -- post-traumatic inflammation of his right wrist  
2006-06-25InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-21InjuredDisabled -- fractured distal radius and a fractured distal ulna 
2003-11-25TradeTraded by Marlins to Cubs for Mike Nannini and Hee Seop Choi. 
1997-12-15TradeTraded by Padres with Rafael Medina and Steve Hoff to Marlins for Kevin Brown. 
1993-07-20Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1993San Diego Padres-17600,000-------600,000Signing Bonus out of 1993 Draft (1st round - 14th overall)
1997San Diego PadresTeam Payroll21150,000-76635-1,182,177150,000750,000
1998Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll22172,000-80024121,276,192170,000922,000
1999Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll23265,000-60110331,454,491200,0001,187,000
2000Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll24225,000-66925261,394,248200,0001,412,000
2001Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll25375,000-53017411,897,758200,0001,787,000
2002Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll262,700,000-249873++2,011,045200,0004,487,000
2003Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll274,250,000-159480++2,163,527300,0008,737,000
2004Chicago CubsTeam Payroll286,166,667-105589++2,070,100300,00014,903,667
2005Chicago CubsTeam Payroll297,666,667-85691++2,189,055300,00022,570,334
2006Chicago CubsTeam Payroll309,416,667-66492++2,365,072327,00031,987,001
2007Chicago CubsTeam Payroll3113,250,000-22198++2,459,737380,00045,237,001
2008Chicago CubsTeam Payroll3213,250,000-36497++2,696,252390,00058,487,001
2009Chicago CubsTeam Payroll3313,250,000-37496++2,746,792400,00071,737,001
2010Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3413,250,000-40396++2,812,412400,00084,987,001
2010Chicago CubsTeam Payroll3413,250,000-40696++2,812,412400,00084,987,001
2011Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll357,250,00013.125121487++2,722,607414,00092,237,001
2011Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll357,250,00013.125121187++2,722,607414,00092,237,001
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red