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".

Last Updated: Jun 20, 2018

Rank Player Team Pos. AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Mookie Betts BOS RF $10,500,000 75.68 5.32 99.95
2 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 100.00 5.09 99.93
3 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 98.61 4.48 99.74
4 Aaron Judge NYY RF $622,300 100.00 4.28 99.67
5 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $623,200 98.61 4.25 99.41
6 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $602,500 101.45 4.01 98.87
7 Brandon Nimmo NYM LF $555,968 87.14 3.52 98.58
8 Andrew Benintendi BOS LF $620,500 94.59 4.34 98.39
9 Trevor Story COL SS $555,000 100.00 4.00 96.28
10 Mitch Haniger SEA RF $560,200 98.63 3.69 95.84
11 Carlos Correa HOU SS $1,000,000 90.67 3.76 95.70
12 Max Muncy LAD 1B $545,000 69.44 3.40 95.55
13 Alex Bregman HOU 3B $599,000 96.00 3.74 95.02
14 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 100.00 4.31 94.68
15 Trea Turner WSH SS $577,200 101.43 3.59 94.17
16 Matt Chapman OAK 3B $547,500 94.52 3.03 93.98
17 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $2,900,000 71.62 3.60 93.66
18 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 98.63 3.90 93.48
19 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $4,850,000 97.10 3.79 92.52
20 Gleyber Torres NYY SS $545,000 72.46 3.50 92.49
21 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $604,500 88.57 3.37 91.66
22 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $11,000,000 76.39 4.22 91.61
23 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $557,200 87.67 3.28 91.13
24 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $567,400 95.89 3.39 90.89
25 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $5,700,000 97.22 3.49 89.90
26 Javier Baez CHC 2B $657,000 97.14 3.68 89.77
27 Jeimer Candelario DET 3B $548,300 82.43 3.49 89.44
28 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $569,500 97.26 3.23 87.33
29 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $563,560 94.67 3.52 87.30
30 Christian Yelich MIL LF $7,081,429 84.93 3.81 87.13
31 Teoscar Hernandez TOR CF $545,000 76.39 3.78 87.12
32 Aaron Hicks NYY CF $2,825,000 79.71 3.56 86.72
33 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 91.78 4.12 86.54
34 Ozzie Albies ATL 2B $555,000 100.00 3.82 86.52
35 Leonys Martin DET CF $1,750,000 82.43 3.52 86.37
36 Brian Anderson MIA 3B $545,000 100.00 3.15 86.05
37 Jose Martinez STL LF $560,400 92.96 3.45 85.85
38 Chris Taylor LAD SS $575,000 98.61 3.27 85.28
39 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $570,000 80.56 3.21 84.93
40 Tommy Pham STL CF $570,100 92.96 3.53 84.57
41 Daniel Robertson TB SS $548,300 76.71 2.88 84.37
42 Scott Schebler CIN RF $580,000 77.78 3.18 84.09
43 Willson Contreras CHC C $604,500 88.57 2.89 83.03
44 Lorenzo Cain MIL CF $16,000,000 95.89 3.63 82.85
45 J.D. Martinez BOS DH $22,000,000 94.59 4.31 82.41
46 David Peralta ARI LF $3,300,000 90.41 3.48 82.21
47 Rhys Hoskins PHI LF $552,500 87.32 3.61 82.19
48 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 85.14 3.22 81.98
49 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B $585,000 98.61 3.31 80.98
50 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 77.03 3.81 80.71
51 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $8,500,000 94.20 3.78 80.67
52 Starling Marte PIT CF $5,166,667 84.93 3.58 80.26
53 George Springer HOU CF $12,000,000 96.00 3.85 79.64
54 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $7,050,000 77.03 3.72 79.24
55 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $5,100,000 100.00 3.45 79.11
56 Delino DeShields TEX CF $561,500 72.00 3.09 79.03
57 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $10,850,000 90.00 3.84 78.40
58 Daniel Descalso ARI 3B $1,500,000 89.04 2.93 78.28
59 Jean Segura SEA SS $14,000,000 95.89 3.90 77.80
60 Matt Adams WSH 1B $4,000,000 81.43 2.91 77.37
61 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 84.72 3.80 77.26
62 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 100.00 3.57 77.02
63 Albert Almora CHC CF $584,500 92.86 2.55 76.72
64 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 73.97 3.33 76.09
65 Miguel Andujar NYY 3B $545,800 86.96 3.23 75.48
66 Johan Camargo ATL SS $555,000 70.83 2.86 75.12
67 Jurickson Profar TEX SS $1,050,000 90.67 3.28 75.03
68 Matt Olson OAK 1B $547,500 100.00 2.99 74.84
69 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 97.26 3.28 74.72
70 Joc Pederson LAD RF $2,600,000 93.06 2.55 73.81
71 Jorge Soler KC LF $3,333,333 83.56 3.21 73.55
72 Matt Duffy TB 3B $930,000 79.45 2.83 73.31
73 Michael Taylor WSH CF $2,525,000 98.57 2.88 72.80
74 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $6,500,000 77.03 3.16 71.86
75 Christian Villanueva SD 3B $548,500 82.67 2.94 71.35
76 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 97.18 3.30 71.06
77 Gary Sanchez NYY C $620,400 86.96 3.33 70.84
78 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $565,000 79.17 2.96 70.80
79 Yangervis Solarte TOR 3B $3,750,000 95.83 3.41 70.23
80 Nick Castellanos DET RF $6,050,000 95.95 3.41 69.84
81 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 90.28 3.23 69.59
82 Manny Machado BAL SS $16,000,000 98.59 3.94 69.47
83 C.J. Cron TB 1B $2,300,000 95.89 3.29 68.99
84 Khris Davis OAK DH $10,500,000 87.67 3.89 68.46
85 Yoan Moncada CHW 2B $555,000 88.89 3.11 67.92
86 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $6,500,000 100.00 3.30 67.72
87 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $2,350,000 95.83 2.81 67.06
88 Isiah Kiner-Falefa TEX INF $545,000 76.00 2.70 66.95
89 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 94.59 2.99 66.80
90 Niko Goodrum DET RF $545,000 72.97 2.69 66.49
91 Mark Canha OAK 1B $547,500 73.97 2.69 65.85
92 Michael Conforto NYM CF $605,094 87.14 2.85 65.58
93 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 97.22 3.09 65.51
94 Addison Russell CHC SS $3,200,000 90.00 2.57 65.23
95 Justin Bour MIA 1B $3,400,000 98.65 2.92 65.16
96 Andrew McCutchen SF RF $8,583,333 95.95 3.37 64.93
97 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $3,250,000 100.00 2.96 64.91
98 Marcus Semien OAK SS $3,125,000 97.26 3.01 64.67
99 Matt Carpenter STL 1B $8,666,667 94.37 3.19 64.50
100 Corey Dickerson PIT LF $5,950,000 91.78 2.97 64.39
101 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 87.14 3.59 63.89
102 Evan Gattis HOU DH $6,700,000 85.33 3.16 63.04
103 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 85.51 3.36 62.92
104 Colin Moran PIT 3B $550,000 90.41 2.55 62.60
105 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 96.00 3.71 62.08
106 Max Kepler MIN RF $587,500 98.55 2.66 60.63
107 Nick Ahmed ARI SS $1,275,000 93.15 2.68 60.44
108 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 89.33 2.63 60.36
109 Travis Jankowski SD CF $555,000 60.00 2.53 60.35
110 Kurt Suzuki ATL C $3,500,000 69.44 2.86 60.30
111 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 70.83 2.90 60.27
112 Jon Jay ARI RF $3,000,000 98.63 2.90 59.18
113 Ian Happ CHC OF $570,000 87.14 2.61 58.25
114 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 82.19 3.60 58.14
115 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $8,500,000 67.12 3.49 57.96
116 Chad Pinder OAK SS $550,000 65.75 2.31 57.92
117 Joey Gallo TEX 1B $560,000 96.00 3.17 57.50
118 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $561,500 83.78 2.31 57.32
119 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 81.94 2.56 57.21
120 John Hicks DET C $551,300 64.86 2.85 57.14
121 Ronald Guzman TEX 1B $545,000 72.00 2.63 56.88
122 Danny Valencia BAL 3B $1,200,000 66.20 2.60 56.32
123 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 81.94 3.00 56.13
124 Mallex Smith TB LF $553,000 93.15 2.34 55.21
125 Harrison Bader STL OF $545,000 78.87 1.88 55.07
126 Adam Duvall CIN LF $645,000 98.61 2.49 54.56
127 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 97.22 3.20 54.42
128 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 100.00 3.06 53.69
129 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 98.61 3.48 52.99
130 Ryon Healy SEA 1B $559,200 76.71 3.02 52.64
131 Rafael Devers BOS 3B $564,500 95.95 2.94 52.56
132 Pablo Sandoval SF 3B $535,000 79.73 1.97 52.39
133 Wilson Ramos TB C $6,250,000 80.82 2.95 52.07
134 Denard Span SEA DH $10,333,333 82.19 3.18 52.02
135 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $7,900,000 84.72 3.13 51.24
136 Todd Frazier NYM 3B $8,500,000 64.29 3.27 50.86
137 Jose Pirela SD LF $556,200 98.67 2.57 50.53
138 Joe Wendle TB 2B $545,000 83.56 2.30 50.44
139 Ehire Adrianza MIN SS $1,000,000 79.71 2.18 49.22
140 Curtis Granderson TOR LF $5,000,000 80.56 2.64 48.30
141 Charlie Culberson ATL 3B $575,000 65.28 2.13 48.27
142 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $2,900,000 93.24 2.72 48.03
143 Jose Iglesias DET SS $6,275,000 94.59 2.67 47.75
144 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $2,550,000 89.04 2.32 47.01
145 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $13,000,000 97.22 3.44 46.84
146 Jacoby Jones DET CF $549,400 87.84 2.40 46.44
147 Mike Zunino SEA C $2,975,000 67.12 2.65 46.25
148 John Ryan Murphy ARI C $558,000 61.64 2.20 46.25
149 Ben Gamel SEA LF $558,100 65.75 2.13 46.23
150 Marcell Ozuna STL LF $9,000,000 95.77 3.01 45.16
151 Miguel Rojas MIA SS $1,180,000 97.30 2.24 45.01
152 Johnny Field TB OF $545,000 64.38 2.30 44.54
153 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $1,600,000 90.28 2.09 44.49
154 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $12,300,000 72.86 3.25 44.48
155 Daniel Palka CHW OF $545,000 62.50 2.71 43.73
156 Ketel Marte ARI 2B $4,800,000 95.89 2.67 43.56
157 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 100.00 3.84 43.17
158 Eric Hosmer SD 1B $18,000,000 94.67 3.24 42.83
159 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM 2B $9,250,000 98.57 3.14 42.81
160 Robinson Chirinos TEX C $2,125,000 73.33 2.53 42.30
161 Jose Peraza CIN SS $570,000 97.22 2.60 41.86
162 Matt Kemp LAD LF $20,000,000 97.22 3.07 40.69
163 Josh Bell PIT 1B $572,500 100.00 2.74 40.38
164 Yonder Alonso CLE 1B $8,000,000 93.06 2.88 39.73
165 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $30,200,000 100.00 3.63 39.44
166 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $557,900 97.14 2.16 39.03
167 Chris Iannetta COL C $4,250,000 63.01 2.63 38.93
168 Gregory Polanco PIT RF $7,000,000 87.67 3.20 38.56
169 Brad Miller MIL 2B $4,500,000 65.75 2.50 38.18
170 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 81.43 2.79 38.13
171 Chance Sisco BAL C $546,500 66.20 1.94 38.12
172 Justin Upton LAA LF $21,200,000 95.95 3.54 38.00
173 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 73.97 2.93 36.23
174 Domingo Santana MIL RF $572,400 84.93 1.92 36.15
175 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $1,700,000 68.00 2.10 35.61
176 Pedro Alvarez BAL 1B $1,000,000 63.38 2.18 35.60
177 Starlin Castro MIA 2B $8,571,429 98.65 2.77 34.85
178 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 77.33 2.90 33.57
179 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 81.08 3.12 33.50
180 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $8,000,000 73.97 2.89 33.42
181 Freddy Galvis SD SS $6,825,000 100.00 2.37 32.79
182 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 68.49 1.78 32.26
183 Ian Kinsler LAA 2B $15,000,000 81.08 3.08 31.59
184 Ryan Flaherty ATL 3B $750,000 65.28 1.91 31.12
185 Manuel Margot SD CF $556,900 78.67 2.12 30.75
186 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 79.45 1.62 30.19
187 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $571,000 76.71 1.66 29.77
188 James McCann DET C $2,375,000 71.62 2.26 29.29
189 Austin Barnes LAD C $555,000 77.78 1.43 29.11
190 Aledmys Diaz TOR SS $2,000,000 66.67 2.23 28.74
191 Giancarlo Stanton NYY DH $25,000,000 100.00 3.64 28.39
192 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $4,600,000 94.44 2.44 28.34
193 Jedd Gyorko STL 3B $6,200,000 77.46 1.91 28.33
194 Nick Williams PHI RF $553,000 90.14 1.98 28.27
195 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $2,950,000 87.32 2.52 27.77
196 Jorge Alfaro PHI C $547,000 76.06 2.00 27.61
197 Wilmer Flores NYM 1B $3,400,000 72.86 1.90 27.26
198 Greg Garcia STL 2B $569,600 74.65 1.11 27.07
199 Jesse Winker CIN OF $545,000 87.50 2.29 26.71
200 Manuel Pina MIL C $560,100 65.75 2.17 26.62
201 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 70.67 2.64 26.13
202 Carlos Santana PHI 1B $20,000,000 100.00 3.38 25.90
203 Craig Gentry BAL LF $900,000 77.46 1.36 25.74
204 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $6,750,000 90.41 2.50 25.53
205 Hernan Perez MIL 3B $1,975,000 75.34 1.75 25.51
206 Amed Rosario NYM SS $548,940 95.71 2.16 25.28
207 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $561,000 92.96 2.09 25.16
208 Dee Gordon SEA CF $10,000,000 86.30 2.90 25.00
209 Preston Tucker ATL RF $565,000 76.39 1.60 24.94
210 Gerardo Parra COL RF $9,166,667 89.04 2.52 24.20
211 Logan Morrison MIN DH $6,500,000 91.30 2.48 23.36
212 Matt Joyce OAK LF $5,500,000 75.34 2.25 23.16
213 Chase Utley LAD 2B $1,000,000 62.50 1.78 23.13
214 Trey Mancini BAL LF $556,500 97.18 2.58 23.01
215 Lewis Brinson MIA CF $545,000 95.95 1.99 22.97
216 Martin Maldonado LAA C $3,900,000 74.32 2.16 22.88
217 Carlos Gomez TB RF $4,000,000 80.82 2.34 22.43
218 Devin Mesoraco NYM C $7,000,000 62.86 2.25 22.34
219 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 98.63 2.90 22.28
220 Jarrod Dyson ARI RF $3,750,000 79.45 2.16 22.09
221 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $18,800,000 93.15 3.81 22.02
222 Robbie Grossman MIN LF $2,000,000 85.51 1.92 21.76
223 Mitch Garver MIN C $547,500 62.32 1.74 21.41
224 Rajai Davis CLE CF $1,750,000 68.06 1.80 21.29
225 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 92.96 1.59 20.82
226 Chris Young LAA RF $2,000,000 64.86 1.67 20.39
227 Stephen Piscotty OAK RF $5,583,333 87.67 2.52 20.14
228 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $6,100,000 87.84 2.31 18.06
229 Adam Engel CHW CF $552,000 87.50 1.90 17.66
230 Chris Owings ARI 2B $3,400,000 83.56 1.97 17.29
231 Jonathan Lucroy OAK C $6,500,000 78.08 2.12 16.87
232 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 95.77 2.93 15.83
233 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 88.89 3.34 15.53
234 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $8,500,000 71.83 2.63 15.22
235 Tommy La Stella CHC 3B $950,000 84.29 1.00 14.98
236 Ian Desmond COL LF $14,000,000 97.26 3.13 14.31
237 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,900,000 73.33 1.47 13.26
238 Alex Blandino CIN SS $545,000 70.83 1.14 13.23
239 Zack Cozart LAA 3B $12,666,667 78.38 2.66 13.12
240 Yadiel Rivera MIA 2B $545,000 78.38 0.72 12.86
241 Cameron Maybin MIA RF $3,250,000 89.19 1.42 12.86
242 Scott Kingery PHI 2B $4,000,000 94.37 2.21 12.79
243 Pedro Severino WSH C $545,000 67.14 1.62 12.73
244 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 93.06 2.52 12.03
245 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,000,000 86.49 2.28 11.79
246 Neil Walker NYY 2B $4,000,000 62.32 2.19 11.62
247 Dixon Machado DET 2B $553,600 82.43 1.84 11.34
248 Evan Longoria SF 3B $16,666,667 90.54 2.79 10.81
249 Sean Rodriguez PIT 2B $5,750,000 67.12 1.63 10.65
250 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $559,600 82.19 1.45 9.91
251 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 62.32 2.72 9.83
252 Ryan McMahon COL 1B $547,000 63.01 1.09 9.68
253 Alex Gordon KC CF $18,000,000 79.45 2.28 9.49
254 Kelby Tomlinson SF 2B $560,000 62.16 1.15 9.45
255 Matt Szczur SD CF $950,000 68.00 0.94 8.88
256 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 66.67 2.40 8.26
257 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 60.56 2.81 8.25
258 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 77.14 2.81 8.01
259 Ryan Braun MIL 1B $21,000,000 80.82 2.83 7.77
260 Austin Jackson SF CF $3,000,000 70.27 1.58 7.46
261 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,500,000 101.37 1.95 6.99
262 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 75.00 2.15 6.82
263 Christian Vazquez BOS C $4,450,000 67.57 1.74 6.61
264 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 60.00 2.07 6.45
265 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 86.49 1.84 5.91
266 Trayce Thompson CHW CF $555,000 70.83 1.24 5.85
267 J.B. Shuck MIA LF $750,000 77.03 0.89 4.71
268 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 90.54 2.93 4.36
269 Deven Marrero ARI SS $561,500 63.01 0.91 3.64
270 Jose Reyes NYM SS $2,000,000 68.57 0.94 3.30
271 Jay Bruce NYM RF $13,000,000 88.57 2.08 3.24
272 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 87.84 2.12 1.98
273 Alex Avila ARI C $4,125,000 61.64 0.93 1.56
274 Dexter Fowler STL RF $16,500,000 84.51 2.23 1.30
275 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 70.27 1.56 0.88
276 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 80.28 1.63 0.01