Marlins In Hot Water With MLBPA Over Per Diems

We all know the Florida Marlins are well-known for their frugal nature, but it appears that the team is so cheap that they’re getting out of paying per diem money to rehabbing players because their spring training complex is so close to home.

Billy Marlin

(Pay for your own food, Billy)

Which then leads to this revelation: baseball players get per diem money? That’s right, even A-Rod, who pulls in a cool $27.5 million a year, gets an allowance on the road. I mean, you wouldn’t want these guys having to pay for their gentleman’s club outings on their own dime, right?

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