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Lee in the zone

Updated: July 3, 2009, 12:57 AM ET
By Nick Friedell

Right before Derrek Lee stepped back into the batter's box, ready to face a 3-1 pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the fourth inning, the crowd stood on its feet and started giving him one of those pre-pitch standing ovations that have become a staple of the Wrigley Field experience.

Lee, who had already smashed a three-run homer in the first inning, proceeded to deposit the next pitch he saw from Seth McClung onto Waveland Avenue. The funny part is that Lee is so locked in right ...

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