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10-23-2012, 06:28 PM
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Originally Posted by The Dingo View Post
That is the lowest estimate I have ever seen for MLB. I have seen 54.5%, 51%, 52%, and 50%
Well, MLB salaries were just under $3 billion for 2012 and estimates are that MLB was making $7 billion in 2010. Unless MLB had some revenue decreases the past 2 seasons, I don't see how $3 billion is 50% of $7+ billion.

Unless BRR is much lower than $7 billion.

I found this about 2010 where the salary was 46.4% of revenue:


http://itsaboutthemoney.net/archives...ge-not-really/

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