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As much as the city feels appropriate to invest in the team. The NHL has incorporated a "salary cap" to reduce the amount of unfair teams. But the MLB has not introduced this rule and should never do it.

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Q: Can major league baseball teams spend as much money as they want on payroll or only as much as they earn through baseball revenues?
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