MLB revenue sharing in 2002 and 2003

Updated: May 17, 2004, 6:41 PM ET
Associated Press

The amount major league baseball teams received and paid in revenue sharing in 2003 and 2002, as calculated by the commissioner's office and obtained by The Associated Press. The 2002 figures are pending audit adjustments and related-party issues, and are rounded to the nearest dollar. The 2003 figures were calculated in November and have not yet been audited.

Year                  2003           2002    
Montreal            29,517,000    28,493,994 
Florida             21,030,000    20,946,573 
Tampa Bay           20,464,000    14,724,463 
Kansas City         19,042,000    16,629,872 
Toronto             18,735,000    13,691,953 
Minnesota           17,249,000    12,977,421 
Detroit             16,738,000    11,615,688 
Milwaukee           16,555,000     8,502,007 
Pittsburgh          13,299,000     6,400,652 
San Diego           13,250,000     6,283,572 
Oakland             11,756,000     9,201,545 
Philadelphia         9,013,000     9,834,124 
Cincinnati           6,469,000     9,807,244 
Colorado             2,469,000   (-5,127,222)
Anaheim              1,874,000   (-1,303,070)
Arizona              1,456,000   (-3,255,682)
Houston              1,182,000   (-4,326,392)
Baltimore              252,000   (-5,337,479)
Cleveland          (-4,828,000) (-10,612,923)
Chicago White Sox  (-4,833,000)  (-3,823,142)
Texas              (-7,162,000)  (-8,205,165)
St. Louis          (-9,202,000)  (-8,385,888)
Los Angeles        (-9,490,000)  (-9,278,555)
Atlanta           (-11,291,000)  (-9,753,575)
San Francisco     (-12,959,000)  (-9,638,790)
Chicago Cubs      (-16,731,000)  (-8,280,260)
N.Y. Mets         (-21,473,000) (-17,366,067)
Seattle           (-31,023,000) (-19,877,788)
Boston            (-38,692,000) (-17,896,820)
N.Y. Yankees      (-52,650,000) (-26,640,289)
Transfer          $220,350,000   $169,109,108 


Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press

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