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 RF $544,500 95.68 4.70 99.97
2 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 94.44 4.19 99.72
3 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 70.37 4.89 99.69
4 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.15 4.57 99.23
5 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 79.01 4.07 99.20
6 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 95.68 4.41 98.98
7 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.20 98.83
8 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 67.28 4.20 98.79
9 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 93.21 3.97 98.73
10 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 93.83 4.05 98.31
11 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 98.15 4.57 97.83
12 J.D. Martinez ARI RF $9,250,000 73.46 4.61 97.21
13 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.15 4.12 96.80
14 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 90.74 3.78 96.78
15 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 68.52 4.57 96.63
16 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B $535,000 81.48 4.13 96.49
17 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 94.44 4.03 95.82
18 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 98.15 3.86 95.43
19 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 72.22 4.24 94.47
20 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 86.42 4.01 94.37
21 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 67.28 3.82 94.28
22 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 96.91 4.01 94.14
23 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 75.31 3.70 93.64
24 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 98.15 3.82 93.41
25 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 69.75 4.03 92.26
26 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 80.25 3.66 92.14
27 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 93.83 4.06 91.80
28 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 75.31 3.88 91.30
29 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 89.51 3.43 91.24
30 Trea Turner WSH SS $554,900 60.49 4.33 90.96
31 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 88.89 3.78 90.33
32 Chris Taylor LAD LF $535,000 86.42 3.54 90.28
33 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 82.72 3.48 89.76
34 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 93.21 3.60 87.64
35 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 96.30 3.82 86.95
36 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 91.36 3.48 86.85
37 Avisail Garcia CHW RF $3,000,000 83.95 3.42 86.59
38 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 95.68 3.86 85.93
39 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 89.51 3.46 85.93
40 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 98.77 3.49 85.01
41 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 91.98 3.45 84.99
42 Justin Upton LAA LF $22,125,000 93.83 4.01 84.78
43 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 66.67 3.58 84.13
44 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 95.68 3.32 84.05
45 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 89.51 3.63 83.43
46 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 70.37 3.73 82.77
47 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 72.22 3.13 82.07
48 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 96.30 3.28 81.95
49 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 94.44 3.84 81.59
50 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 97.53 3.45 80.90
51 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 95.68 3.25 79.48
52 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 96.30 3.60 79.33
53 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 91.98 3.74 78.98
54 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 88.89 3.73 78.58
55 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 97.53 3.02 78.53
56 Carlos Santana CLE 1B $4,200,380 95.06 3.45 77.53
57 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.51 77.51
58 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 60.49 3.36 77.22
59 Paul DeJong STL 3B $535,000 66.67 3.42 75.98
60 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 86.42 2.93 75.88
61 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 89.51 3.48 75.37
62 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 93.83 3.16 74.98
63 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 93.21 3.50 74.66
64 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 93.21 3.54 74.39
65 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 69.14 3.54 74.14
66 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 88.89 3.80 73.42
67 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 97.53 3.63 73.12
68 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 79.01 3.31 72.76
69 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 66.05 3.36 72.59
70 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 96.30 3.55 72.52
71 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 87.04 3.26 72.23
72 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 76.54 2.92 72.12
73 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 82.72 3.32 71.97
74 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 85.19 3.46 71.87
75 Ian Happ CHC OF $535,000 70.99 3.24 71.16
76 Austin Barnes LAD C $540,000 62.96 2.25 69.58
77 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 96.91 3.79 69.24
78 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 87.04 3.06 68.83
79 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 72.84 3.05 68.29
80 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 83.95 3.30 67.49
81 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 94.44 3.16 67.38
82 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 77.16 3.03 66.97
83 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 91.36 3.41 64.98
84 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 93.21 3.16 64.55
85 Yonder Alonso SEA 1B $4,000,000 87.65 3.09 64.43
86 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 86.42 3.11 64.16
87 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 89.51 2.93 64.00
88 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 64.20 3.49 63.64
89 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 92.59 3.18 63.63
90 Jose Martinez STL LF $535,000 65.43 2.58 63.08
91 Trey Mancini BAL LF $536,000 90.74 3.05 62.65
92 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 89.51 3.06 60.86
93 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 96.30 3.46 60.77
94 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 96.91 3.28 60.73
95 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 95.68 3.10 60.14
96 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 61.11 2.84 60.06
97 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 86.42 3.11 59.62
98 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 98.15 3.07 59.30
99 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 79.01 3.08 59.29
100 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 96.91 3.22 58.40
101 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,200,000 70.37 3.46 58.17
102 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 87.04 3.14 57.23
103 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 97.53 3.37 56.54
104 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 91.36 3.28 55.97
105 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 72.84 3.52 55.75
106 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 77.16 3.41 55.29
107 Tim Beckham BAL SS $885,000 84.57 3.04 55.26
108 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 74.07 2.77 55.22
109 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 91.36 3.22 54.67
110 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 64.81 3.28 54.49
111 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 95.68 3.39 53.48
112 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 87.04 2.97 53.05
113 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 96.91 3.34 52.58
114 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 66.67 2.87 52.55
115 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 85.80 3.12 52.52
116 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 87.04 2.62 52.43
117 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 82.10 2.99 51.41
118 Jay Bruce CLE RF $8,500,000 90.12 3.60 50.63
119 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 65.43 2.25 50.57
120 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 77.78 2.83 50.25
121 Lucas Duda TB 1B $7,250,000 78.40 3.07 49.25
122 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 82.10 2.89 49.19
123 Alex Avila CHC C $2,000,000 69.14 2.59 48.45
124 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 90.74 2.84 48.36
125 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 69.14 3.22 47.17
126 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 91.98 2.95 46.84
127 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 79.63 3.05 46.78
128 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 85.19 2.94 46.29
129 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 68.52 2.65 46.17
130 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 71.60 2.28 45.75
131 Todd Frazier NYY 3B $12,000,000 90.74 3.10 45.59
132 Adam Frazier PIT LF $549,500 74.69 2.70 45.48
133 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 95.06 2.69 45.47
134 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 85.80 3.38 45.27
135 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 79.63 3.02 44.78
136 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 85.19 2.78 44.02
137 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 74.69 2.25 43.04
138 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 95.06 3.18 43.00
139 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 94.44 2.44 42.84
140 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 79.63 2.97 42.78
141 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 75.31 2.84 42.77
142 Manuel Pina MIL C $538,200 66.05 2.40 42.49
143 Robbie Grossman MIN LF $552,500 73.46 2.75 42.10
144 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 90.74 3.20 41.49
145 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 75.31 2.92 41.28
146 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 67.90 2.53 41.07
147 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 79.63 2.71 40.99
148 Mikie Mahtook DET LF $541,300 67.28 2.63 39.51
149 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 96.30 3.08 39.50
150 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 91.36 3.11 39.45
151 Bradley Zimmer CLE OF $535,000 62.35 2.57 39.40
152 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 95.68 2.96 39.29
153 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 64.20 3.42 39.05
154 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 87.04 3.06 38.84
155 Ryon Healy OAK 1B $537,500 91.98 2.89 38.71
156 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 80.25 2.51 38.45
157 Brandon Drury ARI 2B $559,300 83.33 2.50 38.10
158 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 92.59 3.33 37.94
159 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 83.33 2.47 37.69
160 Shin-Soo Choo TEX RF $18,571,429 91.98 3.42 37.56
161 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 85.80 3.27 37.48
162 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 82.10 1.97 37.44
163 C.J. Cron LAA 1B $565,000 61.73 2.77 37.42
164 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 80.86 2.38 37.21
165 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 82.72 2.84 37.13
166 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 89.51 3.00 36.68
167 Cameron Maybin HOU CF $5,000,000 70.37 3.11 36.52
168 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 83.33 2.90 36.11
169 James McCann DET C $552,100 65.43 2.56 35.74
170 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 90.74 2.91 35.30
171 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 88.27 2.59 34.97
172 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 79.01 2.77 34.76
173 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 69.75 2.65 33.99
174 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 67.90 2.57 33.36
175 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 64.81 3.07 32.84
176 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 70.99 2.86 32.46
177 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 73.46 2.44 31.30
178 Norichika Aoki NYM LF $535,000 67.90 2.39 30.52
179 Christian Vazquez BOS C $561,000 61.11 2.41 30.48
180 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 69.14 2.46 29.63
181 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 64.81 2.61 29.52
182 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 67.90 2.54 29.09
183 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.70 28.75
184 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 69.14 2.99 28.68
185 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 79.63 2.64 28.37
186 Neil Walker MIL 2B $17,200,000 68.52 3.03 28.33
187 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 62.96 2.38 28.03
188 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 89.51 2.51 27.96
189 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 80.25 2.68 27.91
190 Jonathan Lucroy COL C $2,200,000 75.93 2.42 26.75
191 Hernan Perez MIL LF $545,700 83.95 2.35 26.61
192 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 86.42 1.82 25.46
193 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.12 2.80 25.12
194 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 83.95 3.00 25.03
195 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 78.40 2.00 24.77
196 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 68.52 2.43 24.77
197 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 88.89 2.70 24.65
198 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 64.81 3.10 24.63
199 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 75.31 2.52 24.45
200 Brandon Phillips LAA 2B $12,083,333 88.89 2.93 24.23
201 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 66.05 2.44 23.97
202 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 67.90 2.45 23.94
203 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 98.77 2.83 23.84
204 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 81.48 1.81 23.70
205 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 76.54 1.90 23.38
206 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 95.06 2.73 22.91
207 Curtis Granderson LAD RF $15,000,000 90.74 2.88 22.41
208 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 83.95 2.87 22.03
209 Daniel Descalso ARI 3B $1,500,000 80.86 2.26 22.02
210 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 76.54 2.94 22.01
211 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 92.59 2.99 21.96
212 Melky Cabrera KC LF $14,000,000 96.30 2.97 21.88
213 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 72.22 2.61 21.73
214 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 87.04 2.13 21.34
215 Matt Davidson CHW DH $537,000 72.84 2.72 21.34
216 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 74.07 2.32 20.88
217 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 79.63 3.02 20.40
218 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 67.90 1.56 19.49
219 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 80.25 2.42 19.19
220 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 87.65 2.61 18.58
221 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 80.86 1.73 17.88
222 Rajai Davis BOS CF $6,000,000 72.22 2.32 16.03
223 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 85.19 1.96 15.96
224 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 66.67 2.47 15.94
225 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 100.00 2.83 15.50
226 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 77.78 2.65 14.99
227 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 66.67 2.10 14.62
228 Stephen Vogt MIL C $2,965,000 61.11 2.04 14.49
229 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 75.93 1.89 14.16
230 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 88.89 2.28 13.45
231 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 79.01 2.57 13.39
232 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 66.67 1.90 13.36
233 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 72.84 2.43 13.32
234 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 82.10 1.30 12.88
235 Nick Hundley SF C $2,000,000 62.35 1.92 12.78
236 John Jaso PIT RF $4,000,000 77.78 1.68 12.39
237 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 79.01 3.00 12.17
238 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 67.28 1.91 11.81
239 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 82.10 2.92 11.45
240 Mark Trumbo BAL DH $12,500,000 90.12 2.82 11.33
241 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 73.46 1.29 11.05
242 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 88.27 2.17 10.29
243 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 88.27 1.99 10.25
244 Patrick Kivlehan CIN RF $535,000 70.99 1.26 10.24
245 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 82.72 2.66 9.77
246 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 70.99 2.95 9.77
247 Kelby Tomlinson SF 2B $543,000 64.20 1.38 9.57
248 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 79.01 1.70 9.20
249 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 2.22 9.16
250 Peter Bourjos TB RF $1,350,000 61.73 1.33 8.38
251 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 68.52 1.50 8.17
252 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 96.91 3.01 7.53
253 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 65.43 1.69 7.19
254 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 66.05 2.54 6.76
255 Alen Hanson CHW RF $541,500 65.43 1.45 6.18
256 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 64.81 1.56 6.07
257 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 79.63 2.53 5.99
258 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 75.93 2.28 5.65
259 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 76.54 1.72 5.31
260 Adam Rosales ARI 2B $1,250,000 64.81 1.70 5.18
261 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 61.73 1.69 4.64
262 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 91.36 2.14 3.68
263 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 79.63 1.56 3.59
264 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 80.25 2.72 3.45
265 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 91.98 2.87 2.87
266 Allen Cordoba SD SS $535,000 61.73 1.16 2.66
267 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 83.95 0.90 2.62