From Sports Illustrated:

“I don’t think we can comment on what their ceiling may or may not be,” Henry said. “We just have to do what we’ve done since we arrived here and that is try and build revenues, maximize revenues and try as best we can to compete with them financially. But we’ll never be able to do that.”

People tend to clump us together, but there’s a wide gulf financially between the two teams, and that’s going to continue,” he said.

Oh really? The 2010 Projected Red Sox Payroll: $170 million

In order for the Red Sox to afford uniforms, Clay Buchholz was forced raise funds.

*Props to Stringfellow Hawke, Gary Wallace, Wade Garrett, and Marshall Seymour for also contributing to this post.