Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Price, Davidson, Angels

On this date in 2009, the Yankees were assessed with a luxury tax of $25.69MM for its spending.  The World Series champion club was the only team to be penalized this year for crossing the salary threshold, as it was in all seven years since the tax was initiated by the collective bargaining agreement in 2002.  Now in 2013, there are multiple clubs paying the luxury tax, headlined by the Dodgers, and the Yankees are working to stay beneath the $189MM threshold.  More from around baseball..

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