MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2017 Value Rankings (Projected)

An up-to-date look at the value rankings of all active MLB players based on a mathetical comparison of their current salary against their cumulative "production points".

Rank Player Team Pos. AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 97.53 3.96 99.75
2 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 100.00 4.01 99.70
3 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 90.12 4.06 99.56
4 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 100.00 3.33 99.51
5 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 100.00 3.69 98.56
6 Trea Turner WSH CF $554,900 88.89 3.79 98.43
7 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 98.77 3.73 97.93
8 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 99.38 3.54 97.83
9 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 90.74 3.59 97.81
10 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 100.00 4.48 97.70
11 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 94.44 3.49 97.02
12 Bryce Harper WSH RF $13,625,000 100.00 3.86 96.99
13 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 100.00 4.06 96.71
14 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 93.83 3.63 95.70
15 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 93.83 3.72 94.50
16 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 97.53 3.34 94.22
17 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 95.68 3.28 93.12
18 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 100.00 3.40 91.85
19 Miguel Sano MIN DH $572,500 86.42 3.34 91.81
20 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 95.06 3.62 91.29
21 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $563,180 90.12 3.38 90.07
22 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.15 3.90 89.06
23 Starling Marte PIT CF $5,166,667 90.74 3.38 88.90
24 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 96.30 3.17 88.72
25 J.D. Martinez DET RF $9,250,000 88.89 3.53 87.92
26 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 98.77 3.40 87.20
27 Chris Carter NYY 1B $3,500,000 61.73 3.20 86.60
28 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 88.27 3.19 86.47
29 Aledmys Diaz STL SS $2,000,000 86.42 3.04 86.04
30 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 100.00 2.78 85.91
31 Adam Eaton WSH RF $4,700,000 93.21 3.25 85.82
32 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 99.38 3.30 85.64
33 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 93.83 3.43 85.39
34 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 93.83 3.74 84.29
35 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 89.51 3.34 84.00
36 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 60.49 3.26 82.09
37 Evan Gattis HOU C $3,400,000 71.60 3.04 81.86
38 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 93.21 3.42 81.39
39 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 91.98 3.07 81.25
40 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 99.38 3.66 80.36
41 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 79.63 2.71 80.28
42 Jonathan Lucroy TEX C $2,200,000 93.83 2.87 79.20
43 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 96.30 3.63 78.14
44 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 97.53 2.86 77.44
45 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 90.12 3.49 77.20
46 Eduardo Nunez SF SS $4,200,000 77.78 3.17 75.15
47 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 98.15 3.10 75.12
48 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 88.89 3.49 73.81
49 Jean Segura SEA 2B $6,200,000 90.74 3.30 72.60
50 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 89.51 2.93 72.60
51 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 82.72 3.16 72.14
52 Steven Pearce TOR 3B $6,250,000 67.28 2.75 72.06
53 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 73.46 3.03 71.76
54 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 90.74 3.67 71.38
55 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 95.06 3.16 70.79
56 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 93.83 3.34 70.37
57 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 95.68 2.66 69.84
58 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 3.62 68.94
59 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 77.16 2.75 68.55
60 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 90.74 3.29 68.24
61 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 91.36 2.96 68.10
62 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 98.77 2.96 67.85
63 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 92.59 2.93 67.40
64 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 100.00 3.16 65.89
65 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 70.99 2.24 65.18
66 Todd Frazier CHW 3B $12,000,000 93.83 3.41 65.03
67 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 93.83 2.68 64.60
68 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 91.98 3.23 64.29
69 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 81.48 3.21 64.16
70 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 96.30 3.75 63.35
71 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 88.89 2.73 61.31
72 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 85.19 2.86 60.14
73 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 100.00 2.07 60.14
74 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 98.77 3.38 60.09
75 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 85.80 2.70 60.01
76 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 91.98 3.46 59.75
77 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 66.67 2.62 59.26
78 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 96.91 3.09 58.97
79 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 97.53 2.57 58.57
80 Ian Desmond COL 1B $14,000,000 77.78 3.47 58.15
81 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 85.80 3.15 58.08
82 Jorge Soler KC LF $3,333,333 93.83 2.24 58.01
83 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 90.74 2.94 57.49
84 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 90.12 3.38 57.26
85 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 85.19 2.63 57.15
86 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 69.75 2.82 56.82
87 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 100.00 1.71 56.79
88 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 88.89 2.94 56.65
89 Hyun-soo Kim BAL LF $3,500,000 75.31 2.43 56.56
90 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 95.06 3.29 56.35
91 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 70.37 2.74 56.08
92 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 80.86 3.04 56.04
93 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 67.90 2.88 55.65
94 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 91.36 2.84 53.41
95 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 77.16 2.86 53.14
96 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 89.51 3.30 52.93
97 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 98.15 2.31 52.92
98 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 85.19 2.29 50.11
99 Lucas Duda NYM 1B $7,250,000 80.25 2.70 49.81
100 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 89.51 3.19 49.66
101 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 72.84 2.69 49.45
102 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 77.16 2.32 48.52
103 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 80.86 2.60 47.56
104 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 83.95 2.93 47.33
105 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 89.51 3.57 47.11
106 Jay Bruce NYM RF $8,500,000 91.98 3.01 46.84
107 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 94.44 2.35 46.67
108 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 96.30 3.19 46.43
109 Chris Young BOS RF $6,500,000 63.58 2.31 46.40
110 Stephen Vogt OAK C $2,965,000 83.33 2.61 46.27
111 Michael Saunders PHI LF $9,000,000 83.33 2.81 46.06
112 Brandon Moss KC LF $6,000,000 90.74 2.65 45.36
113 Brock Holt BOS LF $1,950,000 75.93 2.29 44.30
114 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 93.83 2.99 44.23
115 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 85.19 2.49 43.70
116 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 77.78 2.39 43.54
117 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 96.30 3.37 42.95
118 Jurickson Profar TEX SS $1,005,000 70.37 2.20 42.61
119 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 62.35 2.24 42.40
120 Colby Rasmus TB LF $5,000,000 73.46 2.67 42.36
121 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 90.74 2.88 41.94
122 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 77.78 2.81 40.86
123 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 61.11 2.07 40.78
124 Trevor Plouffe OAK 3B $5,250,000 76.54 2.81 40.72
125 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 100.00 2.25 40.70
126 Shin-Soo Choo TEX RF $18,571,429 76.54 3.25 39.98
127 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 89.51 3.19 39.49
128 Sandy Leon BOS C $1,300,000 62.35 2.28 39.02
129 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 96.30 3.09 38.95
130 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 66.67 2.32 38.43
131 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 86.42 3.27 38.09
132 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 85.19 2.72 37.40
133 Leonys Martin SEA CF $4,850,000 84.57 2.66 37.10
134 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 61.11 1.97 36.68
135 Yasmany Tomas ARI LF $11,416,667 82.72 2.96 36.59
136 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 86.42 2.49 36.59
137 Adrian Beltre TEX 3B $18,000,000 92.59 3.29 36.56
138 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 90.12 2.88 36.23
139 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 93.21 2.96 36.03
140 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 91.98 3.26 35.89
141 Hanley Ramirez BOS 1B $22,000,000 90.12 3.46 35.20
142 Welington Castillo BAL C $6,500,000 68.52 2.72 34.96
143 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 87.04 2.93 34.51
144 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 70.99 2.01 33.95
145 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 88.89 3.49 33.51
146 Danny Espinosa LAA SS $5,425,000 92.59 2.52 33.26
147 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 95.68 2.60 33.05
148 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 64.20 1.84 32.42
149 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 74.69 2.48 31.52
150 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 82.10 2.42 30.64
151 Lonnie Chisenhall CLE RF $4,300,000 87.04 2.28 30.62
152 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 97.53 2.86 30.29
153 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 79.63 2.84 29.36
154 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 93.83 2.80 29.11
155 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 93.83 3.24 28.69
156 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 95.68 2.52 28.42
157 Melky Cabrera CHW LF $14,000,000 89.51 3.02 28.28
158 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 97.53 3.68 28.21
159 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 82.72 2.78 27.91
160 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 82.10 2.59 26.92
161 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 80.25 3.10 26.27
162 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 75.31 2.52 26.21
163 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 95.06 1.90 25.22
164 Neil Walker NYM 2B $17,200,000 87.65 3.04 25.19
165 Troy Tulowitzki TOR SS $15,775,000 81.48 3.05 25.03
166 Yonder Alonso OAK 1B $4,000,000 85.80 2.16 24.80
167 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 91.36 2.72 24.74
168 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 88.89 2.67 24.73
169 Aaron Hicks NYY RF $1,350,000 78.40 1.85 24.15
170 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 99.38 3.37 23.31
171 Howie Kendrick PHI LF $10,000,000 90.12 2.48 21.93
172 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 93.83 3.47 21.30
173 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 90.12 2.92 21.13
174 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 87.65 2.20 20.67
175 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 64.20 2.32 20.52
176 Martin Prado MIA 3B $13,333,333 87.65 2.82 20.39
177 Conor Gillaspie SF 3B $1,400,000 72.22 1.37 19.10
178 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 67.90 2.53 18.95
179 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 69.14 1.74 18.50
180 Yoenis Cespedes NYM CF $27,500,000 97.53 3.41 18.45
181 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 100.00 2.73 18.42
182 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 2B $9,500,000 70.99 2.57 18.37
183 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 84.57 2.88 17.63
184 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 90.12 3.29 17.51
185 Jayson Werth WSH LF $18,000,000 75.93 3.00 17.50
186 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 87.65 2.77 17.00
187 Andres Blanco PHI SS $3,000,000 66.67 1.54 16.75
188 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 80.86 2.18 16.43
189 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 97.53 3.23 16.07
190 Chris Heisey WSH LF $1,400,000 63.58 1.31 16.00
191 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 64.20 1.60 15.11
192 Brandon Phillips ATL 2B $12,083,333 75.93 2.71 14.97
193 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 87.65 2.37 12.92
194 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 93.83 2.49 12.20
195 Melvin Upton TOR LF $14,500,000 63.58 2.60 12.06
196 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 83.33 2.67 11.88
197 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 84.57 3.34 11.75
198 Ryan Flaherty BAL 3B $1,800,000 67.28 1.49 11.07
199 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 90.12 2.75 11.03
200 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 68.52 2.42 10.82
201 Adeiny Hechavarria MIA SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.00 9.31
202 Jhonny Peralta STL 3B $13,250,000 74.69 2.50 9.31
203 Yadier Molina STL C $15,000,000 82.72 2.50 8.68
204 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 69.14 2.79 8.55
205 Adrian Gonzalez LAD 1B $22,000,000 93.83 2.95 8.17
206 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 87.65 2.89 7.40
207 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 82.10 2.94 6.51
208 Juan Lagares NYM CF $4,710,739 89.51 1.26 6.49
209 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 85.80 1.13 6.41
210 Pablo Sandoval BOS 3B $19,000,000 100.00 1.95 4.04
211 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 90.74 2.80 3.83
212 J.J. Hardy BAL SS $13,333,333 80.25 2.32 3.64
213 Andre Ethier LAD CF $17,000,000 88.89 1.17 0.66
214 Derek Norris TB C $1,200,000 75.31 1.41 0.04
215 Sean Rodriguez ATL 2B $5,750,000 93.21 1.12 0.01