2005 Baseball Final Payrolls, List

Updated: January 6, 2006, 8:54 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Final 2005 payrolls for the 30 major league teams, as determined by the commissioner's office. Figures include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses for players on Aug. 31 rosters and disabled lists. In some cases, parts of salaries deferred without interest are discounted to reflect present-day values.< ^Team                  Payroll N.Y. Yankees        $207,152,931 Boston               116,640,070 New York Mets        103,985,823 Los Angeles Angels    96,951,322 Philadelphia          94,848,907 Los Angeles Dodgers   87,753,000 St. Louis             87,368,220 Atlanta               85,873,582 San Francisco         83,316,989 Baltimore             81,041,711 Chicago Cubs          76,598,500 Houston               76,186,763 Chicago White Sox     73,162,000 Seattle               70,513,167 Detroit               68,751,682 San Diego             66,333,633 Washington            62,866,000 Arizona               60,803,968 Oakland               58,425,354 Minnesota             56,338,000 Florida               56,273,212 Texas                 49,870,201 Cincinnati            49,501,275 Toronto               45,698,000 Milwaukee             42,752,833 Cleveland             40,684,100 Kansas City           34,903,000 Colorado              32,504,000 Pittsburgh            30,139,200 Tampa Bay             26,615,413


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