Have you ever wondered how lucrative baseball playing is? While NBA players may be the top-earning athletes in the world, how does baseball compare? If you are curious about the highest-paid baseball player in the world, you’ve come to the right place.
In recent years, MLB salaries have reached new heights, with the average player earning over $4 million per year. That’s a considerable increase from the early days of baseball when players typically earned less than $1,000 per season.
Correa is a two-time All-Star and was the American League Rookie of the Year in 2015. He was also named to the MLB All-Star Game twice, in 2015 and 2017. His consistent performances have played a pivotal role in helping the Astros win two World Series titles (2017 and 2019).