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Posted: Tuesday April 10, 2001 6:12 PM

  • Player salaries

    Opening Day Team Payrolls Comparison
    The 2001 payrolls and average salaries for the Opening Day rosters of the 30 major league teams:
    Team  Payroll  Average 
    New York-AL  $109,791,893  $3,541,674 
    Boston  $109,558,908  $3,423,716 
    Los Angeles  $108,980,952  $3,757,964 
    New York-NL  $93,174,428  $3,327,658 
    Cleveland  $91,974,979  $3,065,833 
    Atlanta  $91,851,687  $2,962,958 
    Texas  $88,504,421  $2,854,981 
    Arizona  $81,206,513  $2,900,233 
    St. Louis  $77,270,855  $2,664,512 
    Toronto  $75,798,500  $2,707,089 
    Seattle  $75,652,500  $2,701,875 
    Baltimore  $72,426,328  $2,497,460 
    Colorado  $71,068,000  $2,632,148 
    Chicago-NL  $64,015,833  $2,462,147 
    San Francisco  $63,332,667  $2,345,654 
    Chicago-AL  $62,363,000  $2,309,741 
    Houston  $60,382,667  $2,236,395 
    Tampa Bay  $54,951,602  $2,035,245 
    Pittsburgh  $52,698,333  $1,699,946 
    Detroit  $49,831,167  $1,779,685 
    Anaheim  $46,568,180  $1,502,199 
    Cincinnati  $45,227,882  $1,739,534 
    Milwaukee  $43,089,333  $1,595,901 
    Philadelphia  $41,664,167  $1,602,468 
    San Diego  $38,333,117  $1,419,745 
    Kansas City  $35,643,000  $1,229,069 
    Florida  $35,504,167  $1,183,472 
    Montreal  $34,774,500  $1,159,150 
    Oakland  $33,810,750  $1,252,250  
    Minnesota  $24,350,000  $901,852 
    *Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses and other guaranteed income.
     

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