Derrek Lee is a professional baseball player. He bats and throw right and plays first base. He was first drafted by the San Diego Padres in 1993. His major league debut was with them in April of 1997. The next year he was traded to the Florida Marlins and played for them from 1998 to 2003. From 2004 to 2010 he played for the Chicago Cubs and then was traded to the Atlanta Braves.
He has garnered the following awards and milestones in his career:
- World Series Champion (2003)
- 2 time All-Star (2003, 2007)
- 3 time Gold Glove (2003, 2005, 2007)
- Silver Slugger Award (2005)