2009 Playoff Payrolls:
New York Yankees - $201,449,289 (#1 in MLB)
Los Angeles Angels - $113,709,000 (#6)
Philadelphia Phillies - $113,004,048 (#7)
Los Angeles Dodgers - $100,458,101 (#9)
I'm not saying ... I'm just saying ...
By the way ...
Florida Marlins - $36,814,000 (last)
(The (damn) Yankees payroll is 5.5 times higher than the Marlins.)
And by the way...
Yes, even the Marlins payroll is obscenely high, relative to more substantial things.
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