By Sam Bush
A full postseason share on the World Series champion Nationals was worth $382,358, down from $416,838 for Boston last year and the record $438,902 for Houston in 2017.
The Nationals voted 61 full shares, more than 14 partial shares and two cash awards. The Red Sox had 66 full shares, more than 10 partial shares and eight cash awards.
The players’ pool was nearly $81 million, the third highest behind a record $88 million last year and more than $84 million in 2017.
A share on AL champion Houston was worth $256,030, down from the $262,027 for the Dodgers in 2018 and $259,722 for Los Angeles in 2017.
The players’ pool included 50 percent of the gate receipts from wild-card games and 60 percent each from the first three games of the Division Series and the first four games of the League Championship Series and World Series.