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 95.65 4.61 99.90
2 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 88.46 5.41 99.71
3 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 100.00 4.88 99.70
4 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 74.58 4.34 99.48
5 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 97.78 4.30 98.75
6 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 85.42 4.12 98.71
7 Aaron Hicks NYY RF $1,350,000 78.26 3.94 98.40
8 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 93.75 5.07 98.32
9 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 92.16 4.47 98.02
10 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 93.75 4.20 97.90
11 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 97.92 3.81 97.63
12 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 77.42 3.90 97.41
13 Alex Avila DET C $2,000,000 63.27 3.45 97.38
14 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 89.80 4.34 96.25
15 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 93.75 4.07 95.88
16 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.04 4.60 94.81
17 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 90.38 3.81 94.71
18 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 95.83 3.80 94.47
19 Chris Taylor LAD SS $535,000 68.00 3.24 94.40
20 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 98.00 3.78 94.18
21 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 100.00 3.85 94.07
22 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 97.92 3.66 94.05
23 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B $535,000 60.00 4.23 93.95
24 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 92.16 4.09 93.81
25 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 88.00 3.64 93.55
26 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 83.33 3.73 93.37
27 Yonder Alonso OAK 1B $4,000,000 81.25 3.74 92.69
28 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 98.00 3.61 92.43
29 Marwin Gonzalez HOU SS $3,725,000 82.00 3.39 91.63
30 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 87.76 3.84 90.72
31 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 95.83 4.33 90.63
32 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 74.19 3.35 89.70
33 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 86.96 3.43 89.14
34 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 95.92 3.45 88.67
35 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 95.56 3.21 88.58
36 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 90.38 3.53 88.19
37 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 79.03 3.49 87.90
38 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.04 4.02 86.74
39 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 76.56 3.57 86.38
40 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 94.12 3.38 85.35
41 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 91.67 3.66 82.93
42 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 91.30 3.88 81.81
43 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 80.77 3.57 81.65
44 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 97.92 3.74 81.37
45 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 95.83 3.39 81.25
46 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 97.92 3.85 81.25
47 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 72.00 2.14 81.21
48 Robbie Grossman MIN DH $552,500 77.78 3.06 81.05
49 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 95.83 3.50 79.86
50 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.40 79.30
51 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 82.35 2.98 78.50
52 Jean Segura SEA 2B $6,200,000 76.00 3.71 78.32
53 Leury Garcia CHW CF $535,000 89.58 2.84 78.29
54 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 95.83 3.57 77.86
55 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 93.75 4.07 77.81
56 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 91.11 3.61 77.03
57 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 86.00 2.93 76.97
58 Trea Turner WSH SS $554,900 79.17 3.82 76.56
59 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 97.96 3.27 76.47
60 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 78.00 3.28 76.33
61 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 66.67 2.81 75.35
62 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 97.92 3.21 74.96
63 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 95.83 3.61 74.71
64 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 81.36 3.02 73.35
65 Hernan Perez MIL 2B $545,700 87.76 2.81 73.21
66 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 72.55 3.68 72.81
67 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 78.85 2.93 72.01
68 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 97.92 3.28 71.67
69 Jett Bandy MIL C $539,800 61.22 3.17 71.20
70 Lonnie Chisenhall CLE RF $4,300,000 72.34 2.94 70.40
71 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 90.00 3.44 70.34
72 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 93.88 3.04 69.98
73 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 100.00 3.52 69.85
74 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 93.48 3.56 69.51
75 Jay Bruce NYM RF $8,500,000 74.58 3.82 69.24
76 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 97.92 3.68 68.67
77 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $537,000 77.08 3.00 68.17
78 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 85.11 3.35 67.38
79 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 71.88 3.33 67.17
80 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 96.00 3.71 66.60
81 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 60.42 2.00 66.16
82 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 84.75 2.82 65.69
83 Ryan Schimpf SD 2B $546,200 65.22 2.91 65.61
84 Carlos Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 75.00 2.50 64.72
85 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 92.00 2.74 64.44
86 Daniel Nava PHI LF $1,350,000 60.42 2.10 64.31
87 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 78.43 3.30 63.47
88 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 91.67 4.02 62.96
89 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 64.58 2.81 62.81
90 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 72.55 3.05 62.68
91 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 87.50 2.74 62.26
92 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 86.54 3.33 61.06
93 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 86.67 2.69 58.77
94 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 65.28 3.40 58.15
95 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 97.87 3.13 57.87
96 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 89.80 3.05 57.84
97 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 96.08 3.43 57.32
98 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 95.83 3.00 57.04
99 Evan Gattis HOU C $3,400,000 66.00 2.88 56.77
100 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 73.02 3.35 56.62
101 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 86.00 2.23 56.05
102 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 91.84 1.76 55.90
103 Cameron Rupp PHI C $565,000 66.67 2.72 55.24
104 Tim Beckham TB SS $885,000 75.81 2.74 54.97
105 Andrew Toles LAD OF $540,000 62.00 2.61 54.93
106 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 89.58 3.47 54.92
107 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 62.50 2.83 54.49
108 James McCann DET C $552,100 67.35 2.73 54.02
109 Devon Travis TOR 2B $545,200 87.76 2.84 53.98
110 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 74.00 2.14 53.70
111 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 98.08 2.71 53.67
112 Brandon Drury ARI RF $559,300 86.27 2.70 53.38
113 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 93.75 2.69 53.10
114 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 97.92 2.72 52.68
115 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 77.08 2.43 52.32
116 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 100.00 2.71 52.02
117 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 93.48 3.40 51.85
118 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 83.87 2.77 51.84
119 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 89.58 2.98 51.80
120 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 93.75 3.13 51.54
121 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 81.25 2.15 50.87
122 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 91.30 2.76 50.05
123 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 100.00 3.34 49.61
124 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 72.46 2.70 49.04
125 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 71.43 2.89 48.68
126 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 97.96 3.13 47.15
127 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 74.47 2.40 46.12
128 Nick Ahmed ARI SS $566,000 70.59 2.28 46.06
129 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 62.90 2.87 45.53
130 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 85.42 2.41 44.37
131 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 93.88 3.46 44.08
132 Jayson Werth WSH LF $18,000,000 85.42 3.39 43.49
133 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 68.12 2.53 43.48
134 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 92.00 2.89 43.26
135 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 82.69 2.07 42.81
136 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 62.00 3.45 42.79
137 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $575,000 70.83 1.94 41.41
138 Taylor Motter SEA SS $537,200 86.00 2.40 41.15
139 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 93.75 2.73 40.63
140 Aledmys Diaz STL SS $2,000,000 93.48 2.88 39.99
141 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 85.42 2.73 39.84
142 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 97.83 2.73 39.82
143 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 72.46 3.50 39.73
144 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 96.00 2.44 39.52
145 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 91.84 2.27 37.66
146 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 61.02 2.83 36.01
147 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 94.00 2.98 35.84
148 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 76.56 3.18 34.64
149 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 93.33 1.98 33.88
150 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 92.16 2.34 33.84
151 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 2.88 33.57
152 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 69.49 2.71 33.57
153 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 85.42 2.93 33.48
154 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 97.92 2.66 33.27
155 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 88.00 2.41 33.12
156 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 100.00 3.55 32.92
157 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 71.11 2.41 32.87
158 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 73.08 2.97 32.80
159 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 78.00 3.72 32.49
160 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 69.57 2.25 32.48
161 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 77.97 2.72 32.33
162 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 65.28 3.00 32.19
163 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 81.36 2.42 32.17
164 Trevor Plouffe OAK 3B $5,250,000 95.83 2.35 31.90
165 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 79.17 2.82 31.80
166 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 68.75 2.88 31.63
167 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 65.22 2.53 30.97
168 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 88.46 2.98 30.76
169 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 83.67 2.95 30.38
170 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 61.22 3.77 30.33
171 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 71.43 3.00 29.99
172 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 95.56 2.14 29.95
173 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 80.65 2.92 29.93
174 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 89.58 2.91 29.87
175 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 68.63 1.66 29.84
176 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 78.26 1.17 29.37
177 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 91.84 3.07 29.14
178 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 64.44 2.45 29.10
179 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 80.00 1.95 28.96
180 Neil Walker NYM 2B $17,200,000 77.97 3.30 28.26
181 Derek Norris TB C $1,200,000 62.90 2.23 27.92
182 Tyler Collins DET LF $544,700 81.63 2.13 27.73
183 Tyler Saladino CHW 2B $547,000 62.50 2.03 27.72
184 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 77.55 2.42 27.63
185 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 95.92 2.91 27.55
186 Todd Frazier CHW 3B $12,000,000 83.33 2.88 27.54
187 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 77.55 2.26 27.47
188 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 90.38 3.66 27.40
189 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 63.89 2.41 27.07
190 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 72.46 2.56 26.50
191 Chris Young BOS RF $6,500,000 68.75 2.33 26.12
192 Daniel Descalso ARI 2B $1,500,000 78.43 1.63 26.01
193 Abraham Almonte CLE CF $544,200 70.21 1.88 25.59
194 Chris Carter NYY 1B $3,500,000 73.91 2.18 25.54
195 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 72.55 2.62 25.23
196 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 89.58 2.84 25.17
197 Yasmany Tomas ARI LF $11,416,667 84.31 3.14 25.02
198 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 81.25 1.74 24.67
199 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 91.67 2.70 24.23
200 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 73.02 3.22 23.35
201 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 83.33 1.73 22.95
202 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 80.77 1.79 22.94
203 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 85.71 2.05 22.89
204 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 66.67 2.05 22.52
205 Eduardo Nunez SF SS $4,200,000 94.12 2.75 22.23
206 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 65.63 3.17 22.21
207 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 78.13 2.70 21.60
208 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 70.00 2.14 21.56
209 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 73.44 2.87 21.42
210 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 84.78 3.03 21.38
211 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 69.57 1.75 20.25
212 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 81.36 2.94 19.50
213 Stephen Vogt OAK C $2,965,000 72.92 1.97 19.04
214 Adam Rosales OAK 2B $1,250,000 85.42 1.90 18.66
215 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 85.71 1.98 18.65
216 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 61.02 2.75 18.60
217 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 93.48 2.93 18.54
218 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 97.92 2.30 17.40
219 Michael Saunders PHI LF $9,000,000 95.83 2.48 16.84
220 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 83.33 3.10 16.83
221 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 91.30 3.14 16.69
222 Brock Stassi PHI 1B $535,000 64.58 1.23 16.65
223 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 72.92 2.86 16.54
224 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 85.42 2.37 16.54
225 Norichika Aoki HOU LF $5,500,000 68.00 1.79 16.49
226 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 94.00 2.64 16.08
227 Christian Arroyo SF SS $535,000 60.78 2.13 16.08
228 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 74.60 2.98 15.80
229 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 77.08 2.41 14.80
230 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 89.80 2.77 14.66
231 Edwin Encarnacion CLE 1B $20,000,000 100.00 3.06 14.35
232 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 86.00 2.30 13.87
233 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 94.23 2.49 13.17
234 Melky Cabrera CHW LF $14,000,000 93.75 2.82 13.07
235 Chris Coghlan TOR LF $535,000 61.22 1.30 12.30
236 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 80.39 2.22 12.29
237 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 65.96 2.58 12.22
238 Arismendy Alcantara CIN CF $538,000 62.50 1.00 12.14
239 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 90.20 2.65 10.25
240 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 76.27 1.62 10.10
241 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 64.58 1.29 9.84
242 Patrick Kivlehan CIN 3B $535,000 66.67 0.81 9.32
243 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 81.63 1.43 9.10
244 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 89.13 2.73 8.78
245 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 88.89 2.70 5.37
246 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 77.97 2.43 5.20
247 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 86.00 2.51 5.05
248 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 67.31 1.66 4.20
249 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 1.50 3.69
250 Danny Espinosa LAA SS $5,425,000 90.38 1.81 3.44
251 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 72.55 2.32 3.43
252 J.J. Hardy BAL SS $13,333,333 69.84 2.00 3.42
253 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 82.35 1.24 3.15
254 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 86.54 2.96 2.96
255 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 73.47 2.97 2.52
256 Adrian Gonzalez LAD 1B $22,000,000 74.00 2.14 1.29
257 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 87.50 1.74 1.16
258 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 76.92 0.60 1.10