When the 2011 World Series champion is crowned, the winner will earn more than just some great bling. They'll get playoff checks that likely will nearly double some players salary!
I know, the playoff pool to most people is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, stuffed in a enigma. I'll try to make some common sense of the process and make you feel like an accountant next time you discuss the playoff pool with your friends.
You'll need to know: what is the playoff pool, how is it funded, how is it divided, who decides who gets what, and lastly, how much is a share?