The Texas Rangers celebrated their first World Series title in franchise history with a parade through Arlington. The team’s victory brought in a total pool of $107.8 million for Major League Baseball, the most in the league’s history.
This year, Texas split $38.8 million into 64 full shares, 12.56 partial shares, and $48,000 in cash awards. In comparison to the Houston Astros, who last year divided their pool into 59 full shares, 14.14 partial shares, and $940,000 in cash awards. Other playoff teams this year received full shares ranging from $173,187 for Houston to $8,336 for Milwaukee.
The pool includes 60% from the first two games of each Wild Card Series, the first three games of each Division Series, and the first four games of each League Championship Series and the World Series