2014 MLB Opening Day payrolls

Dodgers money clip
The Associated Press shows us how the Dodgers have dropped the Yankees from the top perch and why the only battle the Astros will have this season will be versus the 100-loss mark (again).

2014 OPENING DAY PAYROLLS

1. L.A. Dodgers – $235,295,219

2. N.Y. Yankees – $202,812,506

3. Philadelphia – $180,052,723

4. Boston – $162,817,411

5. Detroit – $162,228,527

6. L.A. Angels – $155,692,000

7. San Francisco – $154,185,878

8. Texas – $136,036,172

9. Washington – $134,704,437

10. Toronto – $132,628,700

11. Arizona – $112,688,666

12. Cincinnati – $112,390,772

13. St. Louis – $111,020,360

14. Atlanta – $110,897,341

15. Baltimore – $107,406,623

16. Milwaukee – $103,844,806

17. Colorado – $95,832,071

18. Seattle – $92,081,943

19. Kansas City – $92,034,345

20. Chicago White Sox – $91,159,254

21. San Diego – $90,094,196

22. N.Y. Mets – $89,051,758

23. Chicago Cubs – $89,007,857

24. Twins – $85,776,500

25. Oakland – $83,401,400

26. Cleveland – $82,534,800

27. Pittsburgh$78,111,667

28. Tampa Bay – $77,062,891

29. Miami – $47,565,400

30. Houston – $44,544,174