|1||New York Yankees||196,854,630|
|3||Boston Red Sox||160,257,476|
|4||Los Angeles Angels||138,999,024|
|5||Chicago White Sox||129,285,539|
|7||New York Mets||120,147,311|
|8||San Francisco Giants||117,784,333|
|11||Los Angeles Dodgers||103,788,991|
|12||St. Louis Cardinals||98,746,072|
Yankees, Redsox and Phillies were top 3 highest payrolls and are all home watching
#10, 12, 13, and 16 play for the World series. Tampa Bay was #29.
stats courtesy ESPN.