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(Washington Post)   Forbes rates the Yankees as the most valuable MLB team at $4.6 billion. Which is just enough money to cover about half of the team's yearly payroll   (washingtonpost.com) divider line
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2019-04-11 12:12:10 PM  
I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?
 
2019-04-11 12:38:56 PM  

scottydoesntknow: I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?


#3 according to this: https://www.spotrac.com/mlb/​payroll/
 
2019-04-11 01:36:02 PM  

Wave Of Anal Fury: scottydoesntknow: I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?

#3 according to this: https://www.spotrac.com/mlb/p​ayroll/


Love those gritty underdog Red Sux! L. O. F. L.
 
2019-04-11 01:41:40 PM  
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"In our top story tonight, the biggest and most famous baseball team is also the most valuable! This and other insightful news plus tomorrow's forecast tonight at 11."
 
2019-04-11 02:15:24 PM  
Honestly.. I wasn't aware baseball was still a thing.. People pay money for that sort of thing still?
 
2019-04-11 03:38:19 PM  
Fine, I'll get my checkbook.
I need a sizeable write-off by April 15th.
 
2019-04-11 07:48:43 PM  

Wave Of Anal Fury: scottydoesntknow: I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?

#3 according to this: https://www.spotrac.com/mlb/p​ayroll/


#1 is the Red Sox. #2 is the Cubs. I guess Theo Epstein's secret advice to win win chasmpionships is "Spend, dummy!"
 
2019-04-11 09:30:57 PM  

skinink: Wave Of Anal Fury: scottydoesntknow: I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?

#3 according to this: https://www.spotrac.com/mlb/p​ayroll/

#1 is the Red Sox. #2 is the Cubs. I guess Theo Epstein's secret advice to win win chasmpionships is "Spend, dummy!"


I think the tail wagged the dog on that one. Theo figured out what was valuable, then it became valuable by virtue of everyone else figuring out what he was up to. Efficient markets and all that. Hats off to 2004 and Youk. But still fick the sux

;-)
 
2019-04-11 11:01:48 PM  
Why tho?

/suck it red sox
//ok you too yanks
 
2019-04-12 12:18:56 AM  

scottydoesntknow: I know it's a joke/meme, but aren't the Yankees now like #2 or #3 on the list of highest paid rosters?


#3 currently, #7 last year. They hadn't been the biggest spenders since 2012 (though always in the top quartrile).
 
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