Vin Scully says he will continue in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers through the 2010 season, then decide whether he will walk away.
Teams cut payrolls for their active rosters and disabled lists by $47 million from Opening Day in 2008 to the first day of this season, according to an analysis by The Associated Press. That comes out to a drop of 1.7 percent.
Manny Ramirez's contract reportedly won't be fully paid until 2013.
The Associated Press reported that Rafael Furcal re-signed with the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Boosted by his new deal with the New York Yankees, Alex Rodriguez tops the major league baseball salary list at $28 million, according to a study of contract terms by The Associated Press.
Four of the top seven players on baseball's salary list play in the Bronx, led by Alex Rodriguez at a record $27.7 million, according to a survey of contract terms by The Associated Press.
The 2006 salaries for the 409 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists earning $1 million or more.