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2020 MLB Trade Deadline Financials

2020 MLB Trade Deadline Financials
The Diamondbacks made the most noise this weekend, sending 4 notable players out of town, while clearing $4M of 2020 payroll in the process. The Rangers followed closely behind, shipping out Robinson Chirinos, Todd Frazier, & Mike Minor out, freeing up $2.1M. But the Padres made the biggest splashes, acquiring 9 MLB ready players, including the biggest fish of the weekend in SP Mike Clevinger out of Cleveland. San Diego added $2.9M of 2020 payroll in the process, second only to the BlueJays, who brought in three new starting pitchers in Ross Stripling, Robbie Ray, & Taijuan Walker, $2.99M of new payroll. NOTE: The figures below account for MLB level salaries only. The numbers have already been prorated for the 60 game season.

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Team 2020 Payroll Acquired 2020 Payroll Sent 2020 Payroll Savings
ARZ $90,776 $4,091,078 $4,000,302
ATL 160,312 $0 -$160,312
BAL $0 $839,836 $839,836
BOS $0 $2,135,867 $2,135,867
CHC 1,155,696 $0 -$1,155,696
CHW 342,736 $0 -$342,736
CIN 990,367 $241,395 -$748,972
CLE 640,864 $723,016 $82,152
COL 1,174,844 $0 -$1,174,844
DET $0 $232,176 $232,176
HOU 152,635 $0 -$152,635
KC $0 $441,895 $441,895
LAA $97,433 $1,995,562 $1,898,129
LAD $0 $92,876 $92,876
MIA 1,779,988 $1,359,988 -$420,000
MIL 0 $193,480 $193,480
MIN $145,590 $0 -$145,590
NYM 1,594,264 $0 -$1,594,264
NYY 0 $120,802 $120,802
OAK 1,292,138 $212,688 -$1,079,450
PHI 1,259,965 $112,140 -$1,147,825
PIT $0 $342,736 $342,736
SD 2,915,759 $1,035,181 -$1,880,578
SEA $394,317 $831,546 $437,229
TB $311,115 $320,624 $9,509
TEX $0 $2,166,962 $2,166,962
TOR $2,991,049 $0 -$2,991,049