MLB Payroll Is At It’s Lowest Since 2015

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Oct 30, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; The World Series logo on the field as the grounds crew prepares for game four of the 2021 World Series between the Atlanta Braves and the Houston Astros at Truist Park. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

MLB payroll dropped a whole 4% in 2021 after the collective bargaining agreement expired earlier this month.

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