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 96.10 4.51 99.93
2 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 94.81 4.25 99.81
3 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 96.13 4.55 99.48
4 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 78.57 4.10 99.46
5 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 94.16 3.98 99.01
6 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.06 4.51 98.49
7 Cody Bellinger LAD LF $535,000 80.65 4.25 98.43
8 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 66.23 4.00 97.45
9 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 93.55 3.99 97.40
10 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 91.56 3.77 97.05
11 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 69.48 4.84 97.02
12 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 96.10 3.99 96.61
13 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 70.78 3.82 96.13
14 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 98.70 3.86 96.03
15 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 98.05 4.11 95.94
16 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 98.06 3.87 95.94
17 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 89.03 3.84 95.09
18 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 75.48 3.75 94.57
19 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 75.97 3.92 94.42
20 J.D. Martinez ARI RF $9,250,000 72.90 4.61 94.34
21 Chris Taylor LAD LF $535,000 87.10 3.60 94.20
22 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 68.83 4.67 94.14
23 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.19 94.09
24 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 86.36 3.95 93.35
25 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 64.94 3.73 93.12
26 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.06 4.12 92.48
27 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 89.03 3.38 92.36
28 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 70.59 4.39 91.93
29 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 98.05 4.60 91.05
30 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 88.96 3.69 90.44
31 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 96.77 3.35 90.42
32 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 93.55 3.56 90.03
33 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 71.61 3.82 89.51
34 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 98.72 3.55 89.08
35 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 92.90 3.49 89.03
36 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 88.96 3.47 89.00
37 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 83.12 3.40 87.84
38 Avisail Garcia CHW RF $3,000,000 83.77 3.36 86.61
39 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 92.26 3.45 86.32
40 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 80.65 3.71 86.04
41 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 94.84 3.93 85.15
42 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 95.45 3.21 84.55
43 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 87.10 2.96 84.39
44 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 72.73 3.13 84.39
45 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 98.06 3.50 84.20
46 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 93.51 3.56 83.23
47 Carlos Santana CLE 1B $4,200,380 95.48 3.54 83.00
48 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 69.03 3.92 82.60
49 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 97.40 3.83 82.16
50 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 96.75 3.63 81.29
51 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 64.52 3.38 81.23
52 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 92.26 3.72 81.13
53 Paul DeJong STL 3B $535,000 64.94 3.41 79.28
54 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 95.48 3.88 79.15
55 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 94.16 3.79 77.44
56 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 98.05 3.05 76.86
57 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 87.66 3.10 76.60
58 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 68.39 3.56 74.81
59 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 96.10 3.28 74.49
60 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.57 74.28
61 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 90.91 3.49 74.20
62 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 60.65 3.33 74.11
63 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 76.77 2.87 73.94
64 Ian Happ CHC OF $535,000 70.78 3.17 72.65
65 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 87.10 3.11 72.64
66 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 78.06 3.28 72.32
67 Austin Barnes LAD C $540,000 61.94 2.18 71.88
68 Trey Mancini BAL LF $536,000 90.38 3.11 71.39
69 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 90.26 2.96 71.15
70 Justin Upton LAA LF $22,125,000 94.16 4.05 71.05
71 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 84.42 3.34 70.70
72 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 71.43 2.95 70.38
73 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 91.61 3.40 70.32
74 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 94.84 3.09 70.06
75 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 85.81 3.44 70.02
76 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 78.06 2.93 69.40
77 Jose Martinez STL LF $535,000 64.94 2.57 68.98
78 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 93.55 3.14 68.34
79 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 89.61 3.72 67.32
80 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 94.16 3.19 67.27
81 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 95.48 3.18 67.00
82 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 97.40 3.71 66.49
83 Jay Bruce CLE RF $8,500,000 89.68 3.60 66.23
84 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 86.36 3.35 66.05
85 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 93.55 3.18 65.41
86 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 96.77 3.31 65.23
87 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 60.13 2.89 65.21
88 Alex Avila CHC C $2,000,000 70.78 2.61 65.19
89 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 73.38 2.79 64.90
90 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 86.45 3.32 64.57
91 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 86.45 3.04 64.52
92 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 77.92 2.98 64.22
93 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 94.16 3.53 64.05
94 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 81.82 3.00 63.74
95 Yonder Alonso SEA 1B $4,000,000 87.74 3.03 63.66
96 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 96.77 3.46 63.60
97 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 98.71 3.00 62.76
98 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 96.15 3.55 61.25
99 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $549,500 74.19 2.78 60.27
100 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 97.39 3.30 59.82
101 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 68.83 2.92 59.67
102 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 82.58 3.08 59.35
103 Tim Beckham BAL SS $885,000 87.18 3.07 58.65
104 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 86.36 2.62 58.54
105 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 89.03 2.93 58.44
106 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 72.73 2.33 58.35
107 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 68.83 2.25 58.35
108 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 91.61 2.87 57.95
109 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 89.61 3.78 57.75
110 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 87.01 3.17 57.42
111 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,200,000 73.38 3.47 56.68
112 Robbie Grossman MIN LF $552,500 73.55 2.84 56.46
113 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 91.56 3.35 56.30
114 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 81.94 2.96 56.15
115 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 96.77 3.34 55.64
116 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 96.77 2.70 55.35
117 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 85.16 2.80 55.29
118 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 90.91 3.15 54.01
119 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 67.53 2.53 53.34
120 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 91.56 3.17 53.12
121 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 80.52 3.00 52.92
122 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 67.10 3.49 52.60
123 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 66.88 3.32 52.21
124 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 71.61 2.65 52.10
125 Manuel Pina MIL C $538,200 69.03 2.40 51.59
126 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 97.40 3.35 51.55
127 Welington Castillo BAL C $6,500,000 60.26 3.05 51.14
128 Lucas Duda TB 1B $7,250,000 78.71 3.14 51.07
129 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 85.81 3.41 50.88
130 James McCann DET C $552,100 64.52 2.64 50.31
131 Cameron Maybin HOU CF $5,000,000 70.13 3.06 49.17
132 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 74.84 2.91 49.14
133 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 74.03 2.88 49.11
134 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 73.38 3.59 48.74
135 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 94.84 2.43 48.64
136 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 91.56 2.94 48.45
137 Mikie Mahtook DET LF $541,300 70.32 2.63 48.28
138 Bradley Zimmer CLE OF $535,000 65.16 2.57 48.25
139 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 74.19 2.24 47.55
140 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 85.71 3.13 46.90
141 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 84.52 2.92 46.85
142 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 96.77 3.75 46.84
143 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 81.94 1.98 46.37
144 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 89.03 2.65 46.01
145 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 81.94 2.85 45.86
146 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 89.61 2.99 45.74
147 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 62.58 3.01 45.61
148 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 81.17 3.09 45.32
149 Brandon Drury ARI 2B $559,300 83.87 2.49 45.10
150 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 81.29 2.53 45.04
151 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 79.35 2.91 44.33
152 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 96.13 3.42 43.44
153 Christian Vazquez BOS C $561,000 60.39 2.47 43.32
154 Todd Frazier NYY 3B $12,000,000 90.91 3.19 42.12
155 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 80.00 3.38 42.01
156 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 78.06 2.79 40.05
157 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 86.45 3.08 39.83
158 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 70.13 2.66 39.57
159 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 78.71 2.66 38.06
160 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 68.18 3.19 37.84
161 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 81.05 2.48 37.68
162 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 70.97 2.95 37.20
163 Norichika Aoki NYM LF $535,000 66.23 2.41 36.72
164 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 84.42 2.37 36.49
165 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 76.77 2.56 35.29
166 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 71.43 2.54 35.00
167 Matt Davidson CHW DH $537,000 73.38 2.81 34.95
168 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 80.00 2.65 34.77
169 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 75.97 1.93 34.74
170 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 68.83 2.44 34.02
171 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.72 33.71
172 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 96.10 2.91 33.59
173 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 61.29 2.43 33.59
174 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 92.21 2.93 33.28
175 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.26 2.87 33.24
176 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 95.48 3.16 33.07
177 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 91.56 2.98 32.69
178 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 72.26 2.40 32.38
179 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 83.12 2.91 32.24
180 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 93.55 2.51 31.95
181 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 93.59 3.18 31.88
182 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 82.47 1.80 31.51
183 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 65.58 2.51 30.94
184 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 85.81 1.81 30.75
185 Hernan Perez MIL LF $545,700 85.16 2.41 30.37
186 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 97.42 3.09 30.21
187 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 65.81 2.58 30.02
188 Daniel Descalso ARI LF $1,500,000 81.29 2.23 29.89
189 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 86.45 3.28 29.45
190 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 63.23 3.53 28.86
191 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 65.58 3.13 28.78
192 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 74.84 2.33 28.76
193 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 79.35 1.97 28.72
194 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 82.58 2.65 27.54
195 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 67.74 2.53 27.43
196 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 88.39 2.67 27.02
197 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 69.23 2.49 26.54
198 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 92.86 3.48 25.63
199 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 80.65 2.46 25.16
200 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 68.39 2.38 24.79
201 Curtis Granderson LAD RF $15,000,000 91.61 2.87 24.64
202 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 96.13 2.63 24.47
203 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 68.39 1.53 23.12
204 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 88.89 2.32 22.75
205 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 80.65 1.76 22.74
206 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 78.71 1.89 22.42
207 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 92.26 3.38 21.10
208 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 81.17 1.33 20.97
209 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 99.35 2.85 20.49
210 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 80.52 2.94 20.40
211 Neil Walker MIL 2B $17,200,000 68.39 3.04 20.24
212 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 66.45 2.15 20.09
213 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 86.36 1.95 19.98
214 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 88.39 2.69 19.72
215 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 87.74 3.06 19.40
216 Jonathan Lucroy COL C $2,200,000 75.48 2.31 18.98
217 Brandon Phillips LAA 2B $12,083,333 89.61 2.89 18.46
218 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 72.73 2.53 18.00
219 Melky Cabrera KC LF $14,000,000 96.75 3.05 17.90
220 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 65.58 3.09 17.79
221 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 68.83 3.05 17.65
222 Rajai Davis BOS CF $6,000,000 73.38 2.27 17.53
223 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 66.45 2.50 17.46
224 Nick Hundley SF C $2,000,000 61.29 1.88 17.39
225 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 93.55 2.97 17.20
226 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 70.78 2.56 16.90
227 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 86.36 2.17 16.65
228 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 100.00 2.91 16.52
229 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 74.19 1.30 16.31
230 Kelby Tomlinson SF 2B $543,000 63.87 1.41 16.15
231 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 67.53 1.95 15.63
232 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 79.35 1.73 15.40
233 John Jaso PIT RF $4,000,000 80.00 1.70 15.37
234 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 68.18 1.84 15.29
235 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 79.35 3.00 14.94
236 Patrick Kivlehan CIN RF $535,000 70.97 1.25 14.73
237 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 89.03 2.20 14.49
238 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 69.23 1.53 13.96
239 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 87.66 3.02 13.90
240 Stephen Vogt MIL C $2,965,000 60.00 1.97 13.29
241 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 84.52 2.78 12.77
242 Peter Bourjos TB RF $1,350,000 61.29 1.32 12.69
243 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 65.16 1.61 12.55
244 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 2.24 12.24
245 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 87.74 1.92 12.09
246 Andrew Romine DET CF $1,300,000 76.13 1.69 11.52
247 Alen Hanson CHW RF $541,500 67.53 1.48 11.23
248 Adam Rosales ARI 2B $1,250,000 65.16 1.74 10.16
249 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 65.81 1.65 9.42
250 Mark Trumbo BAL DH $12,500,000 91.67 2.87 8.90
251 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 78.57 2.55 8.31
252 Tyler Moore MIA 1B $1,000,000 62.99 1.24 7.63
253 Allen Cordoba SD LF $535,000 60.65 1.22 5.65
254 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 61.94 1.66 5.44
255 Danny Espinosa TB SS $535,000 60.00 1.76 5.43
256 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 79.35 1.52 4.99
257 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 77.92 2.61 4.95
258 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 73.20 3.02 4.79
259 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 84.42 0.92 4.78
260 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 76.62 2.31 4.72
261 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 81.82 2.95 4.66
262 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 78.85 3.00 4.61
263 Hyun-soo Kim PHI LF $3,500,000 60.00 1.29 4.17
264 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 82.58 2.61 3.55
265 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 69.03 2.54 3.49
266 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 80.52 2.57 3.37
267 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 96.77 3.02 3.34
268 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 91.56 2.19 2.29
269 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 91.56 2.91 0.83
270 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 83.87 2.72 0.44