On April 11, 2006 — Derrek Lee signs a five-year, $65 million deal with the Chicago Cubs. The new contract calls for a $13 million annual salary until 2010 and contains a no-trade clause. Lee hit .335 with 46 home runs and 107 runs batted in last year while winning a Gold Glove at first base.

 


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Sources:

Baseball Reference April 11

SABR Games Project

National Pastime April 11

Hall of Fame

Retro Sheet