Team Name League Previous Year Previous Salary Year Salary Percent Increase
Minnesota Twins AL 1985 5764821 1986 8748167 151
Minnesota Twins AL 1987 6397500 1988 12462666 194
San Francisco Giants NL 1987 7290000 1988 12380000 169
Seattle Mariners AL 1987 2263500 1988 7342450 324
Texas Rangers AL 1987 880000 1988 5342131 607
Oakland Athletics AL 1988 9690000 1989 15613070 161
Pittsburgh Pirates NL 1988 5998500 1989 12737500 212
Texas Rangers AL 1988 5342131 1989 11893781 222
Cleveland Indians AL 1989 9094500 1990 14487000 159
Milwaukee Brewers AL 1989 11533000 1990 19719167 170
Baltimore Orioles AL 1990 9680084 1991 17519000 180
Boston Red Sox AL 1990 20558333 1991 35167500 171
California Angels AL 1990 21720000 1991 33060001 152
Chicago Cubs NL 1990 13624000 1991 23175667 170
Chicago White Sox AL 1990 9491500 1991 16919667 178
Cincinnati Reds NL 1990 14370000 1991 26305333 183
Los Angeles Dodgers NL 1990 21318704 1991 32790664 153
Minnesota Twins AL 1990 14602000 1991 23361833 159
New York Mets NL 1990 21722834 1991 32590001 150
Oakland Athletics AL 1990 19887501 1991 36999167 186
Philadelphia Phillies NL 1990 13173667 1991 22487332 170
Pittsburgh Pirates NL 1990 15556000 1991 23634667 151
San Francisco Giants NL 1990 19335333 1991 30967666 160
Atlanta Braves NL 1991 18403500 1992 34625333 188
Chicago White Sox AL 1991 16919667 1992 30160833 178
Texas Rangers AL 1991 18224500 1992 30128167 165
Toronto Blue Jays AL 1991 19902417 1992 44788666 225
Cleveland Indians AL 1992 9373044 1993 18561000 198
Houston Astros NL 1992 15407500 1993 30210500 196
Cleveland Indians AL 1993 18561000 1994 30490500 164
Colorado Rockies NL 1993 10353500 1994 23887333 230
San Diego Padres NL 1994 14916333 1995 26382334 176
Florida Marlins NL 1996 31022500 1997 48692500 156
Kansas City Royals AL 1996 20281250 1997 34655000 170
New York Mets NL 1996 24479500 1997 39800400 162
Toronto Blue Jays AL 1996 29555083 1997 47079833 159
Arizona Diamondbacks NL 1998 32347000 1999 68703999 212
Detroit Tigers AL 1998 24065000 1999 36489666 151
Los Angeles Dodgers NL 1998 48820000 1999 80862453 165
Montreal Expos NL 1998 10641500 1999 17903000 168
Pittsburgh Pirates NL 1998 15065000 1999 24697666 163
Detroit Tigers AL 1999 36489666 2000 58265167 159
Montreal Expos NL 1999 17903000 2000 32994333 184
Tampa Bay Devil Rays AL 1999 38870000 2000 62765129 161
Chicago White Sox AL 2000 31133500 2001 65653667 210
Florida Marlins NL 2000 19872000 2001 35762500 179
Kansas City Royals AL 2000 23433000 2001 35422500 151
Pittsburgh Pirates NL 2000 28928334 2001 57760833 199
Toronto Blue Jays AL 2000 44838332 2001 76895999 171
Minnesota Twins AL 2001 24130000 2002 40425000 167
Tampa Bay Devil Rays AL 2003 19630000 2004 29556667 150
Toronto Blue Jays AL 2005 45719500 2006 71365000 156
Florida Marlins NL 2006 14671500 2007 30507000 207
Tampa Bay Devil Rays AL 2007 24123500 2008 43820597 181
Florida Marlins NL 2008 21811500 2009 36834000 168
Florida Marlins NL 2009 36834000 2010 57029719 154
Texas Rangers AL 2010 55250544 2011 92299264 167
Cleveland Indians AL 2011 48776566 2012 78430300 160
Kansas City Royals AL 2011 35712000 2012 60916225 170
Tampa Bay Rays AL 2011 41053571 2012 64173500 156
Los Angeles Dodgers NL 2012 95143575 2013 223362196 234
Toronto Blue Jays AL 2012 75009200 2013 126288100 168