Gameplay Mechanics
Teams - Leagues - Stats - Official Blitzball Rulebook - Player - Tournaments - XP

Seasons - Sponsors - Trading - Budget - Gil - Salary - Positions - Level - Net Worth

Budget is what allows a team to contract a player. When you either sign someone or renew a contract, the salary of the player is subtracted from your team's budget. You gain Gil for you budget by winning league games, tournaments, or gaining sponsors. you request a sponsor and if they approve, you receive a certain bonus to your budget. These all award you varying budget bonuses. Winning league games gives you 200 Gil per win while winning tournaments awards you 10000 Gil for first place, 5000 Gil for second place, and 1000 Gil for third place. Some tournaments vary however, and league tournaments may award you less or more. Check with your League's Internal Tournament policy for prize amounts. Major tournaments may double or even triple income. Choose wisely, however, for entering a tournament outside your League costs you Outsource Fees. If you have low budget, play League Matches and win some Gil.