First baseman Derrek Lee

<strong>Stats:</strong> .237 batting average, .292 on-base percentage, .380 slugging, 10 homers, 34 RBIs, 23 walks, 78 strikeouts, 80 games.
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<strong>Age: </strong>35
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<strong>Contract status:</strong> $7.25 million in 2011; free agent in 2012
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<strong>Current market value:</strong> Fairly Low
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<strong>Potential fits:</strong> Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000023" title="Pittsburgh Pirates" href="/topic/sports/baseball/pittsburgh-pirates-ORSPT000023.topic">Pittsburgh Pirates</a>.
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<strong>Skinny:</strong> Lee was traded by the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000165" title="Chicago Cubs" href="/topic/sports/baseball/chicago-cubs-ORSPT000165.topic">Chicago Cubs</a> to Atlanta in August of last year and improved some offensively with the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000003" title="Atlanta Braves" href="/topic/sports/baseball/atlanta-braves-ORSPT000003.topic">Braves</a> (.384 on-base percentage in 39 games) and provided solid defense. So there is a possibility the same type of move could happen this August and Lee could be dealt to a contending team that could use a bench bat, defensive replacement and calming veteran influence, if not a starting first baseman. Even so, the return would be minimal.
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<strong>Chances he's dealt:</strong> 30 percent

( Getty Images / July 19, 2011 )

Stats: .237 batting average, .292 on-base percentage, .380 slugging, 10 homers, 34 RBIs, 23 walks, 78 strikeouts, 80 games.
Age: 35
Contract status: $7.25 million in 2011; free agent in 2012
Current market value: Fairly Low
Potential fits: Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, Pittsburgh Pirates.
Skinny: Lee was traded by the Chicago Cubs to Atlanta in August of last year and improved some offensively with the Braves (.384 on-base percentage in 39 games) and provided solid defense. So there is a possibility the same type of move could happen this August and Lee could be dealt to a contending team that could use a bench bat, defensive replacement and calming veteran influence, if not a starting first baseman. Even so, the return would be minimal.
Chances he's dealt: 30 percent

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