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2011 MLB Opening Day Salaries by Team

2011 MLB Salaries by Team New York Yankees $202,689,028 Philadelphia Phillies $172,976,379 Boston Red Sox $161,762,475 Los Angeles Angels $138,543,166 Chicago White Sox $127,789,000 Chicago Cubs $125,047,329 New York Mets $118,847,309 San Francisco Giants $118,198,333 Minnesota Twins $112,737,000 Detroit Tigers $105,700,231 St. Louis Cardinals $105,433,572 Los Angeles Dodgers $104,188,999 Texas Rangers $92,299,264 Colorado Rockies $88,148,071 …

Ryne Sandberg joins Phillies Triple-A team

Former Chicago Cubs second baseman Ryne Sandberg, who was passed over by the Cubs as the team’s next managers has agreed to become manager of the Philadelphia Phillies’ Lehigh Valley IronPigs of the International League. Sandberg had long been considered the favorite to replace Lou Piniella but the Cubs chose Mike Quade who was named …

Jonathan Broxton blows save versus Phillies

The Philadelphia entered the bottom of the 8th down 7 runs and in danger of falling 3 games behind first place Atlanta in the NL East. In the 8th and 9th innings 4 Dodgers pitchers combined to give up 8 runs (7 earned) and record just 3 outs. Broxton blew his fifth save the season …