Shares, Shares, Get Your Playoff Shares


"The Brewers' share of the players' pool was $1,534,779.83. Players held a secret vote days before they clinched the NL Wild Card and awarded 48 full shares, 5.786 partial shares and 10 cash awards...Only the Cubs (50 full shares) and the Dodgers (49) doled out more." Ned Yost, Ted Simmons, the rest of the coaches, bullpen catcher Marcus Hanel, and video coordinator Joe Crawford were non-players who got a full share, valued at $28,925.68.