Wed, 28 Mar 2007 15:49:05 -0700
ESPNews reports former major league 1B Travis Lee (Nationals) has retired.
Sun, 25 Mar 2007 12:49:27 -0700
Washington Nationals 1B Travis Lee asked for, and was given, his unconditional release by the team, according to the Associated Press. Lee told general manager Jim Bowden that he doesn't want to play anymore.
Sun, 04 Mar 2007 14:12:52 -0800
Washington Nationals 1B Travis Lee (oblique) was able to take batting practice Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3, without feeling any pain, according to Bill Ladson of Washington.Nationals.MLB.com. He is hoping to play Monday, March 5 or Tuesday, March 6.
Fri, 02 Mar 2007 08:38:39 -0800
Bill Ladson, of Nationals.MLB.com, reports Washington Nationals 1B Travis Lee (oblique) missed two intrasquad games earlier this week due to a strained oblique. There is not timetable for his return.
Thu, 01 Feb 2007 23:08:49 -0800
The Associated Press reports Washington Nationals general manager Jim Bowden and manager Manny Acta said it's unclear when 1B Nick Johnson (leg) will be able to play; Johnson broke his leg in a collision with OF Austin Kearns during a game in September. "We all know that we're going to miss Nick for at least the beginning of the season," Acta said. IF Travis Lee and IF Larry Broadway will compete for the starting job until Johnson returns.
Fri, 19 Jan 2007 08:02:13 -0800
Bill Ladson, of Nationals.MLB.com, reports the minor league deal Washington Nationals 1B Travis Lee signed with the team Thursday, Jan. 18, is worth $500,000 if he makes the team out of spring training.
Fri, 19 Jan 2007 01:01:02 -0800
The Washington Post's Dave Sheinin reports the Washington Nationals signed free-agent 1B Travis Lee (Devil Rays) to a minor-league contract. No financial terms were disclosed.
Tue, 12 Sep 2006 19:02:12 -0700
Bill Chastain, of DevilRays.MLB.com, reports the Tampa Bay Devil Rays released 1B Travis Lee. Lee hit .224 with 11 home runs and 31 RBI in 114 games for the Devil Rays this year.
Sun, 20 Aug 2006 17:46:38 -0700
The Associated Press reports Tampa Bay Devil Rays 1B Travis Lee (knee) bruised his right knee in the team's game Sunday, Aug. 20, after running into a wall down the first-base line while going after a foul ball in the eighth inning. He left in place of a pinch-hitter when his spot was due up in the bottom of the inning. Afterwards, Lee said he would be ready to play Monday, Aug. 21.
Sun, 13 Aug 2006 22:47:57 -0700
The Tampa Tribune reports Tampa Bay Devil Rays 1B Travis Lee (groin) sat out the Aug. 13 game with a slight groin pull.