May 23, 2022

Facts: Major League Baseball: Player Salaries 2011

From the USA Today:

Total Salaries For Each Major League Team

Salaries For All Major League Players

Lists can be search for a team, player, or position.

USA Today compiled the 2011 salaries for every player on every team. The Rays have the second lowest payroll in the majors, at a little more than $41 million (the lowest: Kansas City at $36 million). Not surprisingly at the top of the list: the New York Yankees at $202,689,028.

The most expensive player on the team’s payroll this year is Johnny Damon, with a salary of $5.25 million. Evan Longoria is ninth on the list, earning an even $2 million.

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