• Carlos Lee announces retirement on 37th birthday

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Jun 22, 2013
    Lee announced the decision on Thursday, his 37th birthday. Carlos Lee officially announced his retirement on Thursday, ending his 14-year Major League career on his 37th birthday. Lee never struck out more than 100 times in a season. According to the Associated Press, Lee was looking for a two-year offer but failed to receive one, leading to his decision to call it quits. The team designated RHP Jose Valverde for assignment Friday, less than two months after bringing the veteran back to the major leagues for another chance to be its closer.
    Source: MLB.com
    • MLB report: Former Astro Lee retires

      MLB report: Former Astro Lee retires According to a report from MLB.com, former Astros outfielder Carlos Lee has announced his retirement, ending his 14-year major league career on his 37th birthday. Lee ends his career having never struck out more than…
      Source: chron.com
    • Carlos Lee, former All-Star OF, opts to retire

      Former All-Star outfielder Carlos Lee has retired from baseball, ending a 14-year career in the major leagues.
      Source: ESPN.com

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