Dodger owners take home $8 mil a year in salary while pinching pennies

November 4, 2009 at 12:12 pm by Terez in Frank McCourt, Los Angeles Dodgers

Terez, I can't sit next to Frank..His breath is rancid..

Terez, I can't sit next to Frank anymore..His breath is rancid..

According to a document filed by former Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt as part of the divorce proceedings, she and her estranged husband took home between $7 million and $8 million a year “in salary and/or distributions.” That would have more than covered Cliff Lee’s salary this season. The Dodgers have paid $8.5 million in signing bonuses for draft picks over the last two years — the lowest figure among all major league teams, according to Baseball America.— LA Times

Now most of that money will be going to Lawyers, private investigators, and therapists. -TO