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11/22/2005 12:13 PM ET
2005 World Series shares announced
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A full World Series share for the World Champion Chicago White Sox was $324,532.72, Major League Baseball announced today. A share for the National League Champion Houston Astros was $191,985.45.

The players' pool, formed from 60 percent of the gate receipts from the first three games of the Division Series and 60 percent of the gate receipts from the first four games from the League Championship Series and World Series, was divided among 12 clubs: the World Series participants, the League Championship and Division Series runners-up, and the second-place finishers in each of the six divisions that were not Wild Card participants.

The club-by-club breakdown follows:

World Series Champion

Chicago White Sox (Share of Players' Pool: $14,683,883.62; Value of each full share: $324,532.72) - The White Sox awarded 42 full shares, six partial shares and 22 cash awards.

National League Champion

Houston Astros (Share of Players' Pool: $9,789,255.74; Value of each full share: $191,985.45) - The Astros awarded 39 full shares, 28 partial shares and eight cash awards.

League Championship Series Runners-up

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (Share of Players' Pool: $4,894,627.87; Value of each full share: $94,743.33) - The Angels awarded 46 full shares, 17 partial shares and eight cash awards.

St. Louis Cardinals (Share of Players' Pool: $4,894,627.87; Value of each full share: $84,496.92) - The Cardinals awarded 48 full shares, 76 partial shares and 17 cash awards.

Division Series Runners-up

Boston Red Sox (Share of Players' Pool: $1,223,656.97; Value of each full share: $17,004.06) - The Red Sox awarded 57 full shares, 43 partial shares and 10 cash awards.

New York Yankees (Share of Players' Pool: $1,223,656.97; Value of each full share: $21,501.62) - The Yankees awarded 47 full shares and 34 partial shares.

Atlanta Braves (Share of Players' Pool: $1,223,656.97; Value of each full share: $22,780.11) - The Braves awarded 46 full shares, 19 partial shares and 29 cash awards.

San Diego Padres (Share of Players' Pool: $1,223,656.97; Value of each full share: $21,404.79) - The Padres awarded 47 full shares, 28 partial shares and 18 cash awards.

Second Place Finishers (Non-Wild Card Clubs)

Cleveland Indians (Share of Players' Pool: $407,885.66; Value of each full share: $7,869.18) - The Indians awarded 41 full shares and 37 partial shares.

Oakland Athletics (Share of Players' Pool: $407,885.66; Value of each full share: $9,095.26) - The Athletics awarded 38 full shares, 22 partial shares and 14 cash awards.

Arizona Diamondbacks (Share of Players' Pool: $407,885.66; Value of each full share: $9,919.94) - The Diamondbacks awarded 32 full shares and 21 partial shares.

Philadelphia Phillies (Share of Players' Pool: $407,885.66; Value of each full share: $8,180.06) - The Phillies awarded 41 full shares, 36 partial shares and three cash awards.

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