Chicago Cubs: Lee Traded, Fuld Recalled, Colvin Getting Reps at First

August 20, 2010 by  

In a move that was slightly surprising, Derrek Lee was traded to the Braves on Wednesday.

It wasn't really a surprise that the Cubs wanted to trade him. After all, they did try to make a swap with the Angels involving the veteran first baseman not too long ago.

And it wasn't a shock that someone would want the former triple crown candidate. Not only has Derrek Lee put together some very good seasons in his career (not the least of which came just last season), but he's a great clubhouse presence that will serve a contending team such as the Braves well as they try to make a run at the World Seri...

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