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MLB average salary jumps 3.8 percent to $3.2M

MLB average salary jumps 3.8 percent to $3.2M

CNNSI.com Updated Dec 7, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) - Baseball's average salary increased 3.8 percent this year to a record $3.2 million.
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