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High-level summary of Payroll data for the 2013 season. The list is sorted by highest payrolls. For each player listed, League Rank is listed in ().
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2013 Payrolls by Team

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#Team NameLeagueDivisionTeam PayrollWLWPctRanklgRankmlbRankLast Yr PayrollTop Salary
1New York YankeesALEast228,995,9458577.5253815197,962,289Alex Rodriguez (1)
2Los Angeles DodgersNLWest216,302,9099270.56814795,143,575Adrian Gonzalez (9)
3Philadelphia PhilliesNLEast159,578,2147389.45141324174,538,938Cliff Lee (2)
4Boston Red SoxALEast158,967,2869765.599112173,186,617John Lackey (35)
5Detroit TigersALCentral149,046,8449369.574136132,300,000Prince Fielder (6)
6San Francisco GiantsNLWest142,180,3337686.469381981,978,100Tim Lincecum (8)
7Los Angeles AngelsALWest142,165,2507884.48131017154,485,166Josh Hamilton (24)
8Texas RangersALWest127,197,5759172.5582610120,510,974Adrian Beltre (33)
9Chicago White SoxALCentral124,065,2776399.3895142896,919,500Jake Peavy (32)
10Toronto Blue JaysALEast118,244,0397488.4575112375,489,200Jose Bautista (48)
11St. Louis CardinalsNLCentral116,702,0859765.599111110,300,862Matt Holliday (30)
12Washington NationalsNLEast112,431,7708676.531261381,336,143Jayson Werth (27)
13Cincinnati RedsNLCentral110,565,7289072.556351182,203,616Joey Votto (22)
14Chicago CubsNLCentral104,150,7266696.4075142688,197,033Alfonso Soriano (21)
15Baltimore OriolesALEast91,793,3338577.525491481,428,999Nick Markakis (38)
16Milwaukee BrewersNLCentral91,003,3667488.4574112197,653,944Rickie Weeks (78)
17Arizona DiamondbacksNLWest90,158,5008181.500271674,284,833Miguel Montero (92)
18Atlanta BravesNLEast89,288,1939666.59312383,309,942Dan Uggla (55)
19New York MetsNLEast88,877,0337488.4573102293,353,983David Wright (88)
20Seattle MarinersALWest84,295,9527191.43841225117,620,683Felix Hernandez (14)
21Cleveland IndiansALCentral82,517,3009270.56824878,430,300Nick Swisher (78)
22Kansas City RoyalsALCentral80,491,7258676.531371260,916,225Ervin Santana (57)
23Minnesota TwinsALCentral75,562,5006696.4074132794,085,000Joe Mauer (6)
24Colorado RockiesNLWest75,449,0717488.4575122078,069,571Jorge De La Rosa (78)
25San Diego PadresNLWest71,689,9007686.469491855,244,700Carlos Quentin (104)
26Oakland AthleticsALWest68,577,0009666.59312455,372,500Chris Young (116)
27Pittsburgh PiratesNLCentral66,289,5249468.58023563,431,999AJ Burnett (28)
28Tampa Bay RaysALEast57,030,2729271.56425964,173,500David Price (103)
29Miami MarlinsNLEast39,621,90062100.38351529118,078,000Ricky Nolasco (76)
30Houston AstrosALWest24,328,53851111.3155153060,651,000Bud Norris (286)
30 record(s)
Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season