MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2018 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 Mookie Betts BOS RF $10,500,000 94.44 6.00 99.93
2 Aaron Judge NYY RF $622,300 100.00 5.12 99.88
3 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $8,500,000 100.00 5.35 99.82
4 Christian Villanueva SD 3B $548,500 80.00 4.50 99.73
5 Rhys Hoskins PHI LF $552,500 100.00 4.67 99.22
6 Matt Chapman OAK 3B $547,500 100.00 4.21 99.04
7 Javier Baez CHC 2B $657,000 100.00 4.88 98.79
8 Ozzie Albies ATL 2B $555,000 100.00 4.78 98.17
9 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $565,000 94.44 4.00 98.16
10 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 100.00 4.68 98.07
11 Brandon Nimmo NYM LF $555,968 66.67 2.83 97.91
12 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 100.00 5.58 96.52
13 Tommy Pham STL CF $570,100 100.00 3.89 96.37
14 Todd Frazier NYM 3B $8,500,000 100.00 4.11 95.25
15 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $8,500,000 100.00 3.95 94.96
16 David Peralta ARI LF $3,300,000 83.33 4.20 94.91
17 Corey Dickerson PIT LF $5,950,000 84.21 3.81 94.56
18 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $7,900,000 82.35 4.50 94.29
19 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 100.00 4.11 93.97
20 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 100.00 4.69 93.49
21 Mitch Haniger SEA RF $560,200 100.00 3.59 93.39
22 Starling Marte PIT CF $5,166,667 100.00 4.21 93.18
23 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $5,100,000 100.00 4.06 92.82
24 Jose Martinez STL LF $560,400 100.00 3.61 92.80
25 Chase Utley LAD 2B $1,000,000 82.35 3.07 92.74
26 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $10,850,000 100.00 4.38 92.70
27 Carlos Correa HOU SS $1,000,000 95.00 3.68 92.59
28 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $570,000 93.33 4.29 92.33
29 Ryan Flaherty ATL 3B $750,000 88.89 3.38 92.29
30 Rafael Devers BOS 3B $564,500 94.44 3.88 91.41
31 Kurt Suzuki ATL C $3,500,000 77.78 3.57 90.93
32 Yangervis Solarte TOR 3B $3,750,000 88.89 4.00 90.21
33 Jeimer Candelario DET 3B $548,300 100.00 3.56 90.00
34 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $3,250,000 100.00 3.61 89.99
35 Yoan Moncada CHW 2B $555,000 100.00 4.13 89.75
36 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $7,750,000 100.00 4.28 89.59
37 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 90.00 3.67 89.32
38 Andrew Benintendi BOS LF $620,500 88.89 4.19 89.06
39 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 100.00 4.39 88.85
40 Daniel Robertson TB SS $548,300 77.78 2.86 88.75
41 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $6,500,000 100.00 4.19 88.43
42 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM 2B $9,250,000 100.00 4.00 87.79
43 Tyler Austin NYY 1B $558,600 70.59 3.75 85.71
44 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $602,500 92.31 4.17 85.26
45 Matt Olson OAK 1B $547,500 100.00 3.26 85.10
46 Mallex Smith TB LF $553,000 88.89 2.63 84.38
47 Manny Machado BAL SS $16,000,000 100.00 4.42 84.35
48 Pedro Alvarez BAL 1B $1,000,000 78.95 2.53 83.89
49 Max Kepler MIN RF $587,500 100.00 3.15 83.77
50 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $18,800,000 75.00 5.07 83.47
51 Trea Turner WSH SS $577,200 100.00 3.42 83.38
52 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $567,400 100.00 2.90 83.31
53 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 100.00 4.00 82.95
54 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 100.00 4.58 82.25
55 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $557,200 75.00 2.00 82.21
56 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 94.44 3.18 82.11
57 Joe Wendle TB 2B $545,000 88.89 2.56 81.63
58 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $623,200 100.00 3.38 80.53
59 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 100.00 3.21 80.49
60 Steven Pearce TOR LF $6,250,000 77.78 3.43 80.05
61 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $604,500 93.75 3.33 79.71
62 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 88.89 2.56 79.34
63 Leonys Martin DET CF $1,750,000 93.75 3.60 79.05
64 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 100.00 3.72 78.64
65 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 82.35 1.79 78.63
66 Curtis Granderson TOR LF $5,000,000 94.44 2.88 78.47
67 Greg Garcia STL 2B $569,600 72.22 2.15 78.28
68 Preston Tucker ATL RF $565,000 100.00 3.22 77.99
69 Miguel Rojas MIA SS $1,180,000 100.00 2.67 77.98
70 Michael Conforto NYM CF $605,094 72.22 3.08 77.58
71 Matt Joyce OAK LF $5,500,000 100.00 2.84 77.57
72 Pedro Severino WSH C $545,000 63.16 2.50 77.40
73 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B $585,000 100.00 3.29 76.76
74 Khris Davis OAK DH $10,500,000 100.00 4.00 74.17
75 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $6,500,000 77.78 2.71 72.93
76 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $2,350,000 100.00 2.87 72.67
77 Jose Pirela SD LF $556,200 100.00 3.25 72.63
78 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 84.21 3.44 72.57
79 Jefry Marte LAA 3B $559,000 68.42 2.23 72.25
80 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 100.00 3.38 72.21
81 Scott Kingery PHI 2B $4,000,000 94.44 3.71 71.93
82 Trevor Story COL SS $555,000 100.00 3.20 71.66
83 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 80.00 3.63 71.63
84 Brian Anderson MIA 3B $545,000 100.00 3.00 71.40
85 Corey Seager LAD SS $605,000 94.12 2.94 70.51
86 Harrison Bader STL OF $545,000 61.11 2.00 69.92
87 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $553,800 85.00 2.71 68.91
88 J.D. Martinez BOS DH $22,000,000 94.44 4.35 68.87
89 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 94.12 3.69 68.32
90 Albert Almora CHC CF $584,500 81.25 2.38 67.17
91 Willson Contreras CHC C $604,500 87.50 2.86 67.13
92 Juan Lagares NYM CF $4,710,739 72.22 1.92 66.15
93 Aledmys Diaz TOR SS $2,000,000 88.89 3.13 66.06
94 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 100.00 3.39 66.01
95 Colin Moran PIT 3B $550,000 84.21 2.50 65.30
96 Adrian Gonzalez NYM 1B $545,000 83.33 2.80 63.77
97 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $2,950,000 77.78 3.57 63.27
98 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 60.00 3.08 63.27
99 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 70.00 3.29 62.45
100 Brian Goodwin WSH CF $553,900 68.42 2.23 61.82
101 Joey Gallo TEX 1B $560,000 100.00 3.35 61.78
102 Nicky Delmonico CHW LF $553,000 93.33 2.36 60.48
103 Trey Mancini BAL LF $556,500 100.00 2.95 60.32
104 Craig Gentry BAL LF $900,000 63.16 1.92 60.20
105 Joe Panik SF 2B $3,450,000 88.89 2.94 60.13
106 Gregory Polanco PIT RF $7,000,000 89.47 4.24 59.58
107 David Freitas SEA C $545,000 64.71 1.82 59.01
108 Hanley Ramirez BOS 1B $22,000,000 88.89 4.69 58.89
109 Leury Garcia CHW OF $1,175,000 80.00 2.25 58.68
110 Marcus Semien OAK SS $3,125,000 100.00 3.32 58.50
111 Howie Kendrick WSH 2B $3,500,000 84.21 2.94 58.24
112 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $569,500 100.00 2.69 57.35
113 Bradley Zimmer CLE CF $551,200 93.75 2.20 57.32
114 Paul DeJong STL SS $4,333,333 100.00 3.00 56.63
115 Dixon Machado DET 2B $553,600 93.75 2.87 56.39
116 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $13,000,000 100.00 3.80 56.35
117 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 92.31 3.75 56.26
118 Nick Castellanos DET RF $6,050,000 100.00 3.06 55.10
119 Gregor Blanco SF RF $1,000,000 61.11 1.64 54.80
120 Lorenzo Cain MIL CF $16,000,000 90.00 3.67 54.78
121 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 100.00 3.47 54.68
122 Dan Vogelbach SEA 1B $545,700 76.47 2.31 54.09
123 Lucas Duda KC 1B $3,500,000 87.50 3.07 52.76
124 Niko Goodrum DET RF $545,000 68.75 2.18 52.45
125 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $4,600,000 94.44 2.88 52.40
126 Justin Bour MIA 1B $3,400,000 100.00 2.89 52.37
127 Lane Adams ATL LF $575,000 83.33 1.33 52.15
128 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $557,900 89.47 1.82 51.68
129 Addison Russell CHC SS $3,200,000 100.00 2.38 51.60
130 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $602,500 100.00 2.85 51.60
131 Jonathan Lucroy OAK C $6,500,000 78.95 2.40 51.55
132 Chris Iannetta COL C $4,250,000 75.00 3.00 51.20
133 Matt Adams WSH 1B $4,000,000 68.42 2.23 50.98
134 Freddy Galvis SD SS $6,825,000 100.00 2.35 50.96
135 Kyle Farmer LAD C $547,500 64.71 1.27 50.78
136 Josh Bell PIT 1B $572,500 100.00 3.00 50.54
137 Nick Ahmed ARI SS $1,275,000 83.33 2.80 50.32
138 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 73.68 3.21 50.18
139 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $563,560 95.00 2.42 49.74
140 Matt Duffy TB 3B $930,000 83.33 2.60 49.50
141 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 83.33 3.13 49.33
142 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,000,000 83.33 3.07 48.78
143 C.J. Cron TB 1B $2,300,000 94.44 2.47 48.75
144 Jacoby Jones DET CF $549,400 75.00 1.58 48.73
145 Chris Owings ARI 2B $3,400,000 94.44 2.41 48.70
146 Gary Sanchez NYY C $620,400 88.24 3.13 48.30
147 Welington Castillo CHW C $7,500,000 73.33 2.64 48.25
148 Dee Gordon SEA CF $10,000,000 100.00 3.47 48.21
149 George Springer HOU CF $12,000,000 100.00 3.55 48.21
150 Brock Holt BOS 2B $2,225,000 61.11 2.55 48.16
151 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 68.75 2.55 47.53
152 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $4,850,000 84.62 3.27 46.58
153 Jean Segura SEA SS $14,000,000 100.00 3.18 46.43
154 Jorge Soler KC LF $3,333,333 81.25 2.15 46.09
155 Alex Bregman HOU 3B $599,000 95.00 2.42 45.94
156 Matt Carpenter STL 1B $8,666,667 94.44 3.12 45.78
157 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 81.25 3.00 45.46
158 Jurickson Profar TEX SS $1,050,000 70.00 1.86 44.91
159 Ian Happ CHC OF $570,000 87.50 2.50 44.77
160 Carlos Asuaje SD 2B $550,100 100.00 2.00 44.59
161 Matt Kemp LAD LF $20,000,000 94.12 3.13 44.57
162 Tyler Naquin CLE CF $564,800 68.75 1.82 43.70
163 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $561,500 72.22 1.08 43.46
164 Chris Taylor LAD SS $575,000 100.00 2.94 42.94
165 Byron Buxton MIN CF $580,000 84.62 2.18 42.28
166 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $1,600,000 94.12 2.13 42.14
167 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 75.00 3.00 41.96
168 Ketel Marte ARI 2B $4,800,000 100.00 2.67 41.95
169 Wilmer Flores NYM 1B $3,400,000 88.89 1.63 41.71
170 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 100.00 2.53 41.60
171 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $6,100,000 88.89 2.88 40.65
172 James McCann DET C $2,375,000 75.00 2.50 40.38
173 Pablo Sandoval SF 3B $535,000 66.67 1.25 40.16
174 Jon Jay KC RF $3,000,000 100.00 2.38 39.78
175 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $561,000 88.89 2.19 39.62
176 Zack Cozart LAA 3B $12,666,667 94.74 3.22 39.55
177 Justin Upton LAA LF $21,200,000 100.00 3.68 38.75
178 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,500,000 100.00 2.25 38.71
179 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $23,000,000 66.67 4.17 38.69
180 Starlin Castro MIA 2B $8,571,429 100.00 2.72 38.14
181 Denard Span TB DH $10,333,333 83.33 2.87 38.01
182 Chance Sisco BAL C $546,500 78.95 1.40 37.68
183 J.P. Crawford PHI SS $545,500 83.33 2.33 37.61
184 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $559,600 95.00 1.84 37.60
185 Nick Williams PHI RF $553,000 88.89 2.06 37.30
186 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $1,700,000 90.00 1.78 37.17
187 Jesse Winker CIN OF $545,000 88.89 1.88 35.72
188 Andrew McCutchen SF RF $8,583,333 100.00 3.00 35.67
189 Carlos Gomez TB RF $4,000,000 94.44 2.24 35.59
190 Lewis Brinson MIA CF $545,000 94.44 1.82 35.47
191 Adam Duvall CIN LF $645,000 100.00 2.28 35.27
192 Andrew Knapp PHI C $548,000 61.11 1.55 35.18
193 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $2,550,000 90.00 2.22 34.92
194 Austin Barnes LAD C $555,000 88.24 1.00 34.77
195 Jarrod Dyson ARI RF $3,750,000 72.22 2.15 34.59
196 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 100.00 2.53 34.20
197 Daniel Descalso ARI 3B $1,500,000 94.44 2.00 33.64
198 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 94.44 3.35 33.58
199 Cheslor Cuthbert KC DH $573,500 75.00 1.75 33.50
200 Anthony Santander BAL OF $546,500 73.68 1.93 33.44
201 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $2,900,000 100.00 2.61 32.47
202 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $8,000,000 100.00 2.70 32.29
203 Stephen Piscotty OAK RF $5,583,333 94.74 2.89 32.05
204 Tommy La Stella CHC 3B $950,000 93.75 1.07 31.63
205 Michael Taylor WSH CF $2,525,000 100.00 2.26 31.46
206 Jose Iglesias DET SS $6,275,000 87.50 2.36 31.44
207 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 87.50 2.93 31.17
208 Robinson Chirinos TEX C $2,125,000 75.00 2.20 30.90
209 Drew Robinson TEX LF $547,990 80.00 2.06 30.86
210 Amed Rosario NYM SS $548,940 94.44 2.12 30.65
211 Eric Hosmer SD 1B $18,000,000 90.00 3.00 29.91
212 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 95.00 3.53 29.42
213 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $12,300,000 73.68 2.64 29.20
214 Rajai Davis CLE CF $1,750,000 75.00 1.58 29.12
215 Evan Gattis HOU DH $6,700,000 90.00 2.11 29.04
216 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $5,700,000 100.00 2.22 29.04
217 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 94.44 2.88 28.30
218 Paulo Orlando KC CF $568,500 68.75 1.64 27.94
219 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 94.44 2.82 27.80
220 Martin Maldonado LAA C $3,900,000 73.68 2.00 27.55
221 Derek Fisher HOU OF $554,400 85.00 1.35 26.85
222 Yonder Alonso CLE 1B $8,000,000 100.00 2.69 26.71
223 Cameron Maybin MIA RF $3,250,000 100.00 1.72 26.02
224 Matt Szczur SD CF $950,000 70.00 0.79 25.58
225 Tomas Telis MIA 1B $545,000 100.00 0.67 25.49
226 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $8,500,000 73.68 2.36 24.71
227 Joc Pederson LAD RF $2,600,000 82.35 1.57 24.34
228 Domingo Santana MIL RF $572,400 95.00 1.74 24.31
229 Hernan Perez MIL 3B $1,975,000 85.00 1.43 24.20
230 Tim Beckham BAL 3B $3,350,000 100.00 2.16 24.16
231 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $571,000 84.21 1.50 23.79
232 Charlie Culberson ATL 3B $575,000 61.11 1.18 23.39
233 Jose Peraza CIN SS $570,000 94.44 1.94 23.36
234 Adrian Beltre TEX 3B $18,000,000 95.00 2.58 23.19
235 Christian Vazquez BOS C $4,450,000 72.22 1.92 22.46
236 Phillip Ervin CIN CF $545,000 77.78 1.50 21.82
237 Marcell Ozuna STL LF $9,000,000 94.44 2.71 21.65
238 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $6,750,000 94.74 2.00 21.64
239 Bryan Holaday MIA C $1,000,000 61.11 1.27 21.59
240 Alex Avila ARI C $4,125,000 61.11 1.55 20.69
241 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 100.00 2.88 20.19
242 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 95.00 2.00 20.16
243 Jorge Alfaro PHI C $547,000 72.22 1.46 20.13
244 Austin Hedges SD C $553,100 80.00 1.81 20.06
245 Wilson Ramos TB C $6,250,000 72.22 1.92 19.88
246 Philip Gosselin CIN 2B $545,000 83.33 1.00 19.18
247 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,900,000 75.00 1.67 17.69
248 Drew Butera KC C $1,900,000 68.75 1.45 17.45
249 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 70.59 1.83 17.41
250 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 66.67 2.42 16.58
251 Adeiny Hechavarria TB SS $5,900,000 88.89 1.56 15.47
252 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 94.74 2.39 15.44
253 Randal Grichuk TOR RF $2,800,000 100.00 1.78 15.17
254 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 94.44 1.06 15.07
255 Evan Longoria SF 3B $16,666,667 88.89 2.75 14.85
256 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $30,200,000 100.00 2.95 14.74
257 Adam Engel CHW CF $552,000 93.33 1.50 14.72
258 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 94.44 1.71 14.70
259 Gerardo Parra COL RF $9,166,667 95.00 1.89 13.66
260 Ryan Rua TEX LF $870,000 75.00 1.40 13.57
261 Avisail Garcia CHW RF $6,700,000 93.33 2.07 13.09
262 Peter Bourjos ATL RF $1,000,000 88.89 0.75 12.99
263 Yadiel Rivera MIA 2B $545,000 72.22 0.46 12.48
264 Austin Jackson SF CF $3,000,000 66.67 1.75 12.37
265 Giancarlo Stanton NYY DH $25,000,000 100.00 3.47 12.19
266 Ryan Braun MIL 1B $21,000,000 85.00 2.82 11.29
267 Kelby Tomlinson SF 2B $560,000 77.78 0.57 11.25
268 Jay Bruce NYM RF $13,000,000 100.00 2.22 10.77
269 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 66.67 2.00 10.62
270 Devon Travis TOR 2B $1,450,000 77.78 1.29 9.99
271 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 76.92 1.70 9.78
272 Yairo Munoz STL SS $545,000 61.11 0.64 9.50
273 Eric Sogard MIL 2B $2,400,000 90.00 0.67 9.49
274 Cliff Pennington CIN SS $1,500,000 66.67 0.58 9.35
275 Ichiro Suzuki SEA LF $750,000 64.71 0.91 9.30
276 Tyler Wade NYY 3B $551,300 76.47 1.00 9.06
277 Neil Walker NYY 2B $4,000,000 82.35 1.79 8.58
278 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 100.00 2.74 8.35
279 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 100.00 2.32 7.88
280 Ian Desmond COL LF $14,000,000 95.00 2.58 7.66
281 Carlos Santana PHI 1B $20,000,000 100.00 3.00 7.13
282 Ryan McMahon COL 1B $547,000 90.00 0.61 7.12
283 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 100.00 2.89 6.91
284 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 100.00 2.94 6.57
285 Dexter Fowler STL RF $16,500,000 94.44 2.82 6.49
286 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 100.00 1.88 6.37
287 Brandon Guyer CLE RF $2,500,000 68.75 0.73 4.90
288 Robbie Grossman MIN LF $2,000,000 69.23 0.78 4.88
289 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 100.00 3.19 4.62
290 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 100.00 2.38 4.24
291 Mike Tauchman COL CF $547,000 65.00 0.23 3.90
292 Yoenis Cespedes NYM LF $27,500,000 100.00 3.28 2.99
293 Chase Headley SD 3B $13,000,000 70.00 0.86 2.89
294 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 94.44 1.82 2.60
295 Logan Morrison MIN DH $6,500,000 92.31 1.17 2.38
296 Pat Valaika COL SS $550,000 85.00 0.35 1.56
297 Jose Reyes NYM SS $2,000,000 72.22 0.00 1.43
298 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 94.74 1.94 1.41
299 Hunter Pence SF LF $18,000,000 94.44 1.24 0.68