Date of Birth: 01/13/1991
Height: 5' 11" Weight: 205 lbs
College Experience: Weatherford College
Lee comes to Kansas City after spending the 2017 season with the Nationals in the Gulf Coast League. He played in three games and pitched 2.2 innings of relief.
Lee began his professional career with the Washington Nationals organization in 2011. After being drafted in the 18th round, he would pitch ten games in the Gulf Coast League, posting a 4.05 ERA in 13 innings with 15 strikeouts. In 2012, the San Antonio native spent the season with A(Short) Auburn of the New York-Penn League. He pitched 13 games for the Doubledays with a 3-1 record and a 3.77 ERA. Lee spent 2013 with A(Full) Hagerstown in the South Atlantic League. While with the Suns, he pitched 19 games, posting a 3.96 ERA in 91 innings with a 6-4 record. Lee split time between three different teams in 2014. He started the year with the Nationals of the Gulf Coast League. While there he pitched 8 innings with a 6.75 ERA. He then moved on to A(adv) Potomac of the Carolina League, pitching five games with a 10.05 ERA and an 0-2 record. He finished the season with A(Full) Hagerstown pitching 8.1 innings with a 7.56 ERA and a 1-0 record.
Lee split time again in 2015 starting the season with Potomac in the Carolina League. He pitched 20 games, posting a 2.57 ERA in 28 innings with 28 strikeouts. Lee ended the season with AA Harrisburg in the Eastern League. He pitched 20 games posting a 3.75 ERA and a 2-0 record. Lee spent 2016 in Harrisburg. This time, he pitched 45 games with a 3-1 record and a 4.32 ERA in 50 innings.