Chicago White Sox payroll and salaries for each player for the 2013 season

Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko (14) swings against the Los Angeles Angels. (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko (14) swings against the Los Angeles Angels. (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

As the 2013 Major League Baseball season gets underway, we step off the diamond for a moment and into the financial records of each of the 30 teams in the league.

We are taking a look at the salaries each team has on its records as of April 1, a joke to some folks but Opening Day to fans and teams alike. Obviously, with trades, cuts, call-ups and whatever else these numbers are subject to change throughout the 162-game season.

Here is the total amount of money the Chicago White Sox will be paying their players for the 2013 campaign:

Jake Peavy $16,157,271

dl-John Danks 15,750,000

Adam Dunn 15,000,000

Alex Rios 13,000,000

Paul Konerko 12,501,506

Gavin Floyd 9,500,000

Alexei Ramirez 7,000,000

Matt Thornton 5,500,000

Jesse Crain 4,500,000

Jeff Keppinger 3,500,000

Gordon Beckham 2,925,000

Dayan Viciedo 2,800,000

Matt Lindstrom 2,300,000

Alejandro De Aza 2,075,000

Chris Sale 850,000

Dewayne Wise 700,000

Addison Reed 520,000

Tyler Flowers 510,000

Nate Jones 507,500

Angel Sanchez 505,000

Hector Santiago 505,000

Jose Quintana 500,000

Donnie Veal 497,500

Dylan Axelrod 493,000

Hector Gimenez 493,000

dl-Leyson Septimo 493,000

Brian Omogrosso 492,000

Conor Gillaspie 490,500

In total, the ChiSox’ budget sits at $124,065,277; that is the ninth-highest in all of baseball in 2013, and behind Detroit’s $149,046,844 in the AL Central.

h/t: Deadspin

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