Illustrator Andrea Ucini / Clayton Kershaw Is Major League Baseball’s Highest-Paid Player

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Baseball’s top earner this year is Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw, who will make $33 million. Even though he’s regarded by many as the best pitcher in the majors, that price tag would appear staggeringly high considering starting pitchers are only expected to start anywhere between 30 and 34 games.

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