MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2017 Value Rankings

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 Aaron Judge NYY OF $544,500 97.85 4.77 99.97
2 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 96.84 4.28 99.64
3 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 88.42 4.32 99.53
4 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 98.94 4.69 99.52
5 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 92.55 4.15 99.20
6 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 93.68 4.55 98.93
7 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 96.88 4.17 98.47
8 Cody Bellinger LAD LF $535,000 78.95 4.41 98.36
9 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 91.49 4.91 97.75
10 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 86.60 4.24 97.74
11 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 93.62 3.95 97.72
12 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 69.15 3.95 97.41
13 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 90.53 3.84 97.25
14 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 97.94 4.59 96.73
15 Aaron Hicks NYY RF $1,350,000 64.52 3.78 95.85
16 Chris Taylor LAD SS $535,000 81.05 3.65 95.63
17 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 94.79 3.84 95.63
18 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 100.00 3.85 95.41
19 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 82.61 3.76 95.33
20 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 98.92 3.97 94.84
21 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 75.53 3.86 94.79
22 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 93.75 3.78 94.72
23 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 73.68 3.93 94.11
24 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 93.62 3.97 93.50
25 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 93.81 3.66 92.97
26 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 95.74 4.00 92.64
27 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 98.94 3.97 91.79
28 Marwin Gonzalez HOU SS $3,725,000 81.05 3.62 91.29
29 Trea Turner WSH SS $554,900 72.34 4.28 90.61
30 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 89.25 3.59 89.88
31 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 96.91 4.20 89.70
32 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.37 89.37
33 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 98.94 3.56 89.30
34 J.D. Martinez ARI RF $9,250,000 61.70 4.07 88.34
35 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 94.79 3.59 87.76
36 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 90.22 3.46 86.70
37 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 66.67 3.77 86.45
38 Alex Avila DET C $2,000,000 74.19 2.91 86.34
39 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 96.81 3.67 86.15
40 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 82.98 3.23 85.76
41 Lonnie Chisenhall CLE RF $4,300,000 68.82 3.34 83.64
42 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 84.95 3.37 83.60
43 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 81.72 3.32 83.55
44 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 93.81 3.76 83.49
45 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 87.23 3.23 83.48
46 Yonder Alonso OAK 1B $4,000,000 89.47 3.45 83.44
47 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 97.87 3.54 83.39
48 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 87.63 3.84 83.01
49 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 89.36 3.29 82.11
50 Trey Mancini BAL DH $536,000 85.11 3.23 81.53
51 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 97.87 3.15 81.21
52 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 91.49 3.21 80.75
53 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 89.36 2.93 79.68
54 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 84.95 3.08 79.45
55 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 97.89 3.85 79.00
56 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 92.55 4.18 77.81
57 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 81.25 3.19 77.80
58 Ian Happ CHC OF $535,000 60.64 3.42 77.70
59 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 76.60 3.21 76.59
60 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 97.94 3.04 76.58
61 Evan Gattis HOU C $3,400,000 61.05 3.40 75.44
62 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 96.84 3.75 75.16
63 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 92.71 3.36 74.91
64 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 75.00 3.24 74.79
65 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 97.85 3.35 73.93
66 Jay Bruce NYM RF $8,500,000 94.57 3.83 73.10
67 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 95.74 3.14 71.56
68 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 77.32 3.49 71.52
69 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 92.55 3.57 71.36
70 Leury Garcia CHW CF $535,000 60.87 2.75 71.22
71 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 93.62 2.95 70.47
72 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 94.68 3.53 70.19
73 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 93.62 3.26 69.05
74 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 94.74 2.87 68.60
75 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 72.63 2.29 68.24
76 Lucas Duda NYM 1B $7,250,000 73.91 3.32 68.06
77 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 100.00 3.41 67.81
78 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 97.87 2.88 67.76
79 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 96.77 3.26 67.06
80 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 90.63 3.30 67.02
81 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 98.95 3.06 66.73
82 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 68.82 2.84 65.18
83 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 97.85 3.32 65.09
84 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 90.43 3.88 64.74
85 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 91.67 2.80 64.73
86 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 88.30 2.70 64.27
87 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 67.02 2.29 63.54
88 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 74.47 2.53 63.34
89 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 94.62 3.67 62.71
90 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 90.43 2.62 62.62
91 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 95.79 3.08 62.45
92 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 94.79 3.67 62.25
93 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 85.26 3.42 61.29
94 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 67.37 2.81 60.82
95 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 87.63 2.07 60.81
96 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 77.42 3.32 60.75
97 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 98.91 3.60 59.95
98 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 94.85 3.07 59.72
99 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 68.75 3.68 59.67
100 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 90.32 3.55 59.28
101 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 86.46 3.30 59.07
102 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 83.51 2.90 58.68
103 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 82.80 3.45 58.67
104 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 91.49 3.56 58.66
105 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 75.27 3.21 58.43
106 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 91.49 3.15 58.17
107 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 93.68 3.19 57.92
108 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 98.92 4.16 57.76
109 Tim Beckham TB SS $885,000 81.25 2.72 57.45
110 Hernan Perez MIL 2B $545,700 90.72 2.60 57.21
111 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 96.77 3.41 57.10
112 Robbie Grossman MIN DH $552,500 81.91 2.87 56.51
113 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.30 56.44
114 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 94.74 3.07 56.26
115 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 70.83 2.81 55.64
116 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 65.59 3.11 55.59
117 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 94.74 3.03 55.55
118 Brandon Drury ARI RF $559,300 88.30 2.73 54.99
119 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 94.79 3.42 54.63
120 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 89.47 2.21 54.11
121 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 91.40 3.21 53.02
122 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 93.55 3.68 52.88
123 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 64.58 3.00 52.81
124 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 89.58 2.74 52.68
125 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 95.70 3.30 52.68
126 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 92.78 3.02 52.29
127 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 75.53 3.00 52.08
128 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 80.00 2.82 52.00
129 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 90.63 2.97 51.98
130 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 68.09 3.38 51.59
131 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 94.85 2.54 51.58
132 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 86.02 2.80 50.65
133 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 95.74 3.60 49.84
134 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $549,500 76.84 2.67 49.66
135 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 85.87 2.37 48.51
136 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 76.34 2.87 47.91
137 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 77.89 2.51 47.18
138 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 94.68 3.28 47.12
139 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 89.36 2.19 46.16
140 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 94.62 2.85 45.98
141 Todd Frazier NYY 3B $12,000,000 88.17 3.22 45.78
142 Daniel Nava PHI LF $1,350,000 68.82 1.89 45.72
143 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 90.43 2.89 45.45
144 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 92.71 2.91 45.38
145 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $537,000 82.61 2.84 45.17
146 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 81.25 3.26 44.23
147 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 95.79 2.60 43.31
148 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.77 41.93
149 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 91.49 2.56 41.40
150 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 86.32 3.13 41.34
151 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 96.88 3.37 41.19
152 T.J. Rivera NYM 3B $539,958 72.83 2.27 41.12
153 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 79.57 3.42 40.91
154 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 97.85 3.14 40.85
155 Eduardo Nunez SF SS $4,200,000 72.92 3.07 40.83
156 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 62.11 2.63 40.64
157 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 71.28 2.57 39.89
158 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 63.04 2.55 39.78
159 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 72.34 2.82 39.32
160 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $575,000 71.28 1.96 38.75
161 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 72.92 2.06 38.47
162 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 89.47 2.82 38.24
163 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 83.51 2.22 38.08
164 Daniel Descalso ARI 2B $1,500,000 78.72 2.28 37.94
165 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 68.09 2.63 37.81
166 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 76.60 2.92 37.54
167 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 80.41 2.86 37.21
168 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 96.77 2.70 37.21
169 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 73.40 2.71 36.82
170 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 64.89 2.87 36.39
171 Daniel Robertson TB SS $535,000 60.42 2.09 35.81
172 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 66.32 2.65 34.74
173 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 81.72 3.24 34.66
174 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 82.11 2.76 34.06
175 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 95.70 2.89 33.72
176 Brandon Phillips ATL 2B $12,083,333 91.40 3.01 33.66
177 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 76.60 2.06 33.42
178 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 82.11 2.12 33.18
179 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 96.81 3.37 33.14
180 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 78.35 2.74 32.85
181 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 72.34 2.49 32.63
182 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 96.74 2.78 32.01
183 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 97.85 3.55 31.51
184 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 80.85 2.38 31.15
185 Neil Walker NYM 2B $17,200,000 65.22 3.33 30.61
186 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 80.85 1.75 30.46
187 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 95.88 2.89 28.69
188 Taylor Motter SEA SS $537,200 71.88 2.32 28.16
189 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 82.80 2.30 27.64
190 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 82.98 2.95 27.26
191 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 78.26 2.22 26.91
192 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 68.82 2.27 26.83
193 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 70.97 2.89 26.09
194 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 71.28 2.46 26.02
195 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 94.57 2.89 25.92
196 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 95.83 3.01 25.77
197 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 92.55 3.08 25.68
198 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 67.37 1.91 24.83
199 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 83.87 2.00 24.82
200 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 73.96 3.00 24.25
201 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 64.95 1.65 24.03
202 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 87.23 2.08 23.79
203 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 100.00 3.15 23.52
204 J.T. Riddle MIA SS $535,000 75.27 2.00 23.34
205 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 89.36 3.46 23.23
206 Melky Cabrera CHW LF $14,000,000 96.74 3.18 23.13
207 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 75.27 2.00 23.06
208 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 78.72 2.43 23.05
209 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 94.68 3.10 22.96
210 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 75.00 3.01 22.71
211 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 96.77 2.28 22.70
212 Daniel Santana ATL CF $545,000 62.37 1.69 22.67
213 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 88.54 3.60 22.52
214 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 67.02 2.90 21.99
215 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 64.21 3.33 21.76
216 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 70.21 1.30 21.52
217 Aledmys Diaz STL SS $2,000,000 75.53 2.48 20.90
218 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 74.47 1.56 20.40
219 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 67.74 1.87 20.18
220 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 80.85 3.21 20.00
221 Jonathan Lucroy TEX C $2,200,000 73.40 2.30 19.37
222 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 100.00 2.95 19.36
223 Chris Young BOS RF $6,500,000 60.42 2.22 19.07
224 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.22 2.52 18.70
225 Tony Wolters COL C $540,000 63.92 2.03 18.62
226 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 100.00 2.84 18.30
227 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 84.04 1.84 17.56
228 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 91.40 2.80 17.38
229 Stephen Vogt MIL C $2,965,000 68.04 2.09 17.36
230 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 78.95 2.40 17.34
231 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 61.70 1.48 17.02
232 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 94.68 2.31 17.02
233 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 77.66 1.19 16.58
234 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 74.47 1.74 16.55
235 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 100.00 3.28 15.43
236 Patrick Kivlehan CIN 3B $535,000 69.15 1.15 14.78
237 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 83.16 1.82 13.94
238 Adam Rosales OAK 2B $1,250,000 70.53 1.79 13.48
239 Norichika Aoki HOU LF $5,500,000 68.42 1.89 13.11
240 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 66.67 2.29 12.60
241 Ian Desmond COL 1B $14,000,000 62.89 3.03 12.30
242 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 82.29 2.68 12.06
243 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 83.33 3.10 11.94
244 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 76.04 1.86 11.28
245 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 70.21 2.83 10.78
246 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 86.02 3.18 10.53
247 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 69.15 2.62 10.49
248 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 81.91 2.88 9.94
249 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 71.28 3.16 9.89
250 Allen Cordoba SD LF $535,000 77.66 1.32 9.68
251 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 2.04 9.39
252 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 80.85 1.74 9.26
253 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 79.79 2.49 9.15
254 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 80.21 1.55 8.88
255 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 84.21 2.88 8.65
256 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 86.17 2.75 7.79
257 Nick Franklin LAA LF $535,000 64.95 1.02 7.45
258 Alen Hanson CHW SS $541,500 68.48 1.14 7.31
259 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 61.86 2.15 6.72
260 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 81.72 2.64 5.84
261 Troy Tulowitzki TOR SS $15,775,000 63.83 2.33 5.28
262 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 62.89 1.72 5.27
263 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 80.41 2.42 4.25
264 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 72.34 1.31 3.77
265 Danny Espinosa LAA SS $5,425,000 79.38 1.86 3.50
266 Arismendy Alcantara CIN CF $538,000 62.77 0.80 3.36
267 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 86.02 3.15 3.10
268 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 86.02 0.75 2.61
269 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 89.25 2.10 2.12
270 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 78.13 2.41 1.52
271 J.J. Hardy BAL SS $13,333,333 68.09 1.88 1.41
272 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 90.72 2.80 1.09