ESPN reports Carlos Lee being traded to the Rangers

[editor's note, by Jeff] If this is true, it ought to be up top. Here's the link.

...with Nelson Cruz and a player to be named later for Kevin Mench, Francisco Cordero and Laynce Nix.

This seems like a decent deal for the Crew; not sure I see the need for Mench with Corey Hart waiting in the wings.  I also would have preferred to see us pick up some pitching prospects.