Pay Cuts? In Baseball? Can baseball teams keep handing out contracts in the hundreds of millions of dollars during this economic downturn? Liane Hansen speaks with Sports Business Journal senior writer Bill King about the recession and the impact on Major League Baseball.
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Pay Cuts? In Baseball?

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Can baseball teams keep handing out contracts in the hundreds of millions of dollars during this economic downturn?

Liane Hansen speaks with Sports Business Journal senior writer Bill King about the recession and the impact on Major League Baseball.

Correction Dec. 18, 2008

We incorrectly identified C.C. Sabathia as a relief pitcher. He is a starting pitcher.