A Financial Look at the 2015 ALCS Rosters

A Financial Look at the 2015 ALCS Rosters
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ALCS Payroll Breakdowns
Team Avg. Age 25-Man Payroll Batters Pitchers Game 1 Starters
Kansas City Royals 29.3 $83,965,528 $51,435,747 $32,529,781 $56,092,868
Toronto Blue Jays 29.3 $82,434,891 $53,287,796 $29,147,095 $49,609,970
Upcoming Free Agents
Player Team Pos. Age 2015 Salary
Johnny Cueto KC SP 29 $3,879,781
Ryan Madson KC P 35 $850,000
Franklin Morales KC P 29 $1,850,000
Chris Young KC P 35 $675,000
Ben Zobrist KC IF/OF 34 $2,827,868
David Price TOR SP 30 $7,230,874
Marco Estrada TOR P 32 $3,900,000
Mark Lowe TOR P 32 $180,259
LaTroy Hawkins TOR P 42 $848,360
Dioner Navarro TOR C/DH 31 $5,000,000
Cliff Pennington TOR INF 31 $1,020,081
Kansas City Royals Postseason Roster

Starting 10 Payroll: $52,472,649 (bold below)
Pitching Payroll: $32,529,781
Batting Payroll: $51,435,747
25-Man Payroll: $83,965,528
Average Age: 29.3

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Pos. Player Age 2015 salary 2016 Status
P Johnny Cueto 29 $3,879,781 Free Agent
P Wade Davis 30 $7,000,000 Club Option
P Danny Duffy 26 $2,425,000 Arbitration 2
P Kelvin Herrera 25 $1,600,000 Signed
P Luke Hochevar 32 $4,000,000 Signed
P Ryan Madson 35 $850,000 Free Agent
P Kris Medlen 29 $2,000,000 Signed
P Franklin Morales 29 $1,850,000 Free Agent
P Yordano Ventura 24 $750,000 Signed
P Edinson Volquez 32 $7,500,000 Signed
P Chris Young 35 $675,000 Free Agent
C Salvador Perez 25 $1,750,000 Signed
C Drew Butera 32 $809,426 Arbitration 3
IF Christian Colon 26 $339,683 Team Control
IF Alcides Escobar 28 $3,000,000 Club Option
IF Eric Hosmer 25 $5,650,000 Signed
IF Kendrys Morales 32 $6,500,000 Signed
IF Mike Moustakas 27 $2,640,000 Arbitration 2
IF Ben Zobrist 34 $2,827,868 Free Agent
OF Lorenzo Cain 29 $2,725,000 Arbitration 2
OF Jarrod Dyson 31 $1,225,000 Arbitration 2
OF Alex Gordon 31 $14,000,000 Player Option
OF Alex Rios 34 $9,500,000 Mutual Option
OF Paulo Orlando 29 $371,612 Team Control
OF Terrance Gore 24 $97,158 Team Control
 
Toronto Blue Jays Postseason Roster

Starting 10 Payroll: $46,224,670 (bold below)
Pitching Payroll: $29,147,095
Batting Payroll: $53,287,796
25-Man Payroll: $82,434,891
Average Age: 29.3

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Pos. Player Age 2015 salary 2016 Status
P David Price 30 $7,230,874 Free Agent
P Marcus Stroman 24 $514,700 Team Control
P Marco Estrada 32 $3,900,000 Free Agent
P R.A. Dickey 40 $12,000,000 Club Option
P Roberto Osuna 20 $507,500 Team Control
P Brett Cecil 29 $2,475,000 Arbitration 3
P Aaron Sanchez 23 $510,800 Team Control
P Mark Lowe 32 $180,259 Free Agent
P LaTroy Hawkins 42 $848,360 Free Agent
P Liam Hendriks 26 $518,400 Team Control
P Aaron Loup 27 $461,202 Arbitration 1
C Russell Martin 32 $7,000,000 Signed
C Dioner Navarro 31 $5,000,000 Free Agent
IF Edwin Encarnacion 32 $10,000,000 Club Option
IF Justin Smoak 28 $1,000,000 Arbitration 3
IF Chris Colabello 31 $421,530 Team Control
IF Ryan Goins 27 $479,173 Team Control
IF Troy Tulowitzki 30 $7,540,983 Signed
IF Cliff Pennington 31 $1,020,081 Free Agent
IF Josh Donaldson 29 $4,300,000 Arbitration 2
OF Jose Bautista 34 $14,000,000 Club Option
OF Kevin Pillar 26 $512,000 Team Control
OF Ben Revere 27 $1,456,284 Arbitration 2
OF Dalton Pompey 22 $166,721 Team Control
OF Ezequiel Carrera 28 $391,024 Team Control