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MLS salaries!!!

The MLS Players Union did nobody any favors by releasing this year's Major League Soccer salaries on a game-day Saturday, when everyone's attentions are on the field. Oh, well, we'll comment on these later.

Here are the numbers for the Galaxy and Chivas USA (base salary, with guaranteed compensation in parentheses):

GALAXY

D Sean Alvarado, $32,604 (same)

Juan Pablo Angel, $1 million ($1.25 million)

Chad Barrett, $192,000 ($225.333.33)

David Beckham, $5.5 million ($6.5 million)

Gregg Berhalter, $96,000 (same)

Chris Birchall, $144,000 ($157,125)

Paolo Cardozo, $42,000 ($53,250)

Adam Cristman, $42,000 (same)

A.J. DeLaGarza, $55,110 ($55,110)

Landon Donovan, $2.3 million (same)

Todd Dunivant, $135,000 ($141,750)

Sean Franklin, $97,389 ($111,139)

Omar Gonzalez, $120,000 ($197,000)

Frankie Hejduk, $96,000 (same)

Hector Jimenez, $32,604 (same)

Bryan Jordan, $42,000 (same)

Juninho, $90,000 ($100,000)

Daniel Keat, $42,000 ($64,500)

Jovan Kirovski, $84,000 ($86,000)

Leonardo, $90,000 ($100,000)

Miguel Lopez, $45,000 (same)

Mike Magee, $102,850 ($105,350)

Jack McBean, $55,000 ($76,000)

Dustin McCarty, $32,604 (same)

Brian Perk, $71,250 ($105,350)

Donovan Ricketts, $170,000 ($195,000)

Josh Saunders, $63,222 ($66,355.75)

Michael Stephens, $57,750 ($79,000)

Ryan Thomas, $32,604 (same)

CHIVAS USA

Sergio Arias, $45,000 (same)

Tristan Bowen, $75,000 ($106,363.63)

Andy Boyens, $60,000 (same)

Justin Braun, $85,000 ($87,500)

Chukwudi Chijindu, $42,000 (same)

Jimmy Conrad, $170,000 ($179,550)

Bryan de la Fuente, $50,400 ($52,200)

Simon Elliott, $75,000 ($79,000)

Victor Estupinan, $42,000 ($52,000)

Jorge Flores, $60,000 ($61,666.67)

Blair Gavin,$55,000 ($74,000)

Ante Jazic, $115,000 ($123,500)

Dan Kennedy, $62,496 (same)

Nick LaBrocca, $84,700 ($87,200)

Michael Lahoud, $63,360 ($72,735)

Gerson Mayen, $32,604 (same)

Francisco Mendoza, $55,000 (same)

Marcos Mondaini, $45,000 (same)

Alejandro Moreno, $172,000 ($182,000)

Paulo Nagamura, $225,000 ($230,500)

Seth Owusu, $72,000 ($83,500)

Heath Pearce, $247,825 ($257,325)

Zach Thornton, $155,000 ($162,500)

Mariano Trujillo, $99,225 (same)

Michael Umana, $170,000 ($182,312.50)

Zarek Valentin, $80,000 ($132,000)

Ben Zemanski, $44,000 (same)