2014 record: 84-78, 2nd place in AL East
Manager: Joe Girardi, 8th season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $214.3 million
2014 record: 94-68, 1st place in NL West
Manager: Don Mattingly, 5th season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $264 million
With several high profile cases of pitchers being struck in the head by batted balls, Major League baseball is moving quickly towards improving safety on the mound.