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Detroit Tigers Payroll

This information is accurate to the best of my knowledge. Considerable salary information was obtained from Cot’s Contracts.

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  1. [...] Dynamic: Have you ever thought about providing some sort of feature but figured it was too hard to maintain – like say a table of payroll information? You get it all built, and then it changes. Well if you build it in GS, updating becomes a breeze. Not only is it easier to manipulate in a traditional spreadsheet than in HTML, wherever you’ve linked or embedded that spreadsheet will automatically reflect the edits. [...]

    by BaseBlogging » Five Ways Google Spreadsheets Make Tables Easy on Feb 11, 2007 at 8:46 pm

  2. [...] Most importantly, the Tigers have a window of opportunity right now. They have a mix of secured veteran talent who have a couple years left in them, as well as some young talent under club control for the next couple years. There is $66 million already committed for 2008 and $58 million for 2009. But after that existing contracts lighten as the Tigers prepare for the impending free agency of Bonderman in 2011 and Verlander in 2012. I know the Tigers don’t want to hurt themselves with a bad contract, and that they already have one in Magglio Ordonez, but they will have flexiblity come 2010. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » The Guillen Gamble on Mar 4, 2007 at 9:11 pm

  3. [...] As much as the Tigers want to win this year, they plan on winning for the next several years. In 2008 they’ve already committed $78 million (assuming they pick up the Pudge option, $68 million otherwise). And that money is spread out over only 11 players. It’s the same story in 2009 with $68 million going to 8 players, and other guys who are cheap now (Granderson, Zumaya) getting hefty raises with that money. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » On Bullpen Help on Jul 25, 2007 at 6:40 am

  4. [...] I’ve updated the payroll spreadsheet to reflect Porcello’s deal. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » More Porcello, the contract, and a lot of bonus on Aug 15, 2007 at 10:46 pm

  5. [...] The above spreadsheet is kept fairly up-to-date and can always be found on the Payroll page. [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » Tigers on pace for club record payroll on Oct 30, 2007 at 9:06 pm

  6. [...] the Todd Jones signing, the Tigers payroll has eclipsed the $100 million mark. I have it pegged at $102 right now (not counting the relief the Cubs are sending in the Jacque Jones [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » Jones’n a day late on Nov 13, 2007 at 8:56 pm

  7. [...] and “replacement levels” given what they’ve invested into this team. With a payroll that is already over $120 million this year which will top $135 before all is said and done, and [...]

    by The Detroit Tiger Weblog » Blog Archive » Robertson extended for 3 years on Jan 16, 2008 at 10:46 pm

  8. [...] Tigers were saving money to spend it somewhere else, or just saving money. I have the payroll at $104 million [...]

    by Winter Meetings - Heading to Day 3 on Dec 10, 2008 at 6:06 am

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