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 99.98
2 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 94.44 4.19 99.73
3 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 79.01 4.07 99.42
4 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 67.28 4.20 99.12
5 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 93.21 3.97 99.04
6 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.15 4.57 98.95
7 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 95.68 4.41 98.74
8 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 93.83 4.05 97.95
9 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 70.37 4.89 97.91
10 Cody Bellinger LAD LF $535,000 81.48 4.13 97.41
11 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 94.44 4.03 96.81
12 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 90.74 3.78 96.45
13 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 98.15 3.86 95.79
14 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 67.28 3.82 95.73
15 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 98.15 3.82 95.05
16 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.20 94.94
17 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 86.42 4.01 94.67
18 J.D. Martinez ARI RF $9,250,000 73.46 4.61 94.08
19 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 96.91 4.01 93.66
20 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 75.31 3.88 93.41
21 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 75.31 3.70 93.40
22 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 89.51 3.43 93.38
23 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.15 4.12 93.34
24 Trea Turner WSH SS $554,900 60.49 4.33 93.12
25 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 88.89 3.78 92.66
26 Chris Taylor LAD LF $535,000 86.42 3.54 92.63
27 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 93.83 4.06 91.72
28 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 68.52 4.57 91.62
29 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 98.15 4.57 90.56
30 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 82.72 3.48 90.52
31 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 93.21 3.60 90.52
32 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 91.36 3.48 89.90
33 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 89.51 3.46 89.15
34 Avisail Garcia CHW RF $3,000,000 83.95 3.42 88.12
35 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 72.22 4.24 88.10
36 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 66.67 3.58 87.67
37 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 95.68 3.32 87.64
38 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 89.51 3.63 87.11
39 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 91.98 3.45 87.04
40 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 70.37 3.73 86.53
41 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 69.75 4.03 86.44
42 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 98.77 3.49 86.35
43 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 72.22 3.13 86.03
44 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 96.30 3.28 85.88
45 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 80.25 3.66 85.02
46 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 91.98 3.74 83.37
47 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 96.30 3.82 82.39
48 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 97.53 3.45 81.92
49 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 94.44 3.84 81.86
50 Paul DeJong STL 3B $535,000 66.67 3.42 80.91
51 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 86.42 2.93 80.88
52 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 93.21 3.50 79.76
53 Carlos Santana CLE 1B $4,200,380 95.06 3.45 78.80
54 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 66.05 3.36 78.00
55 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 95.68 3.86 77.89
56 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 96.30 3.60 77.67
57 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 76.54 2.92 77.62
58 Ian Happ CHC OF $535,000 70.99 3.24 76.78
59 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 95.68 3.25 76.14
60 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 79.01 3.31 76.10
61 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 97.53 3.02 75.66
62 Austin Barnes LAD C $540,000 62.96 2.25 75.51
63 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 87.04 3.06 74.75
64 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 69.14 3.54 74.61
65 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 93.83 3.16 74.52
66 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 72.84 3.05 74.28
67 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 60.49 3.36 73.57
68 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 85.19 3.46 72.20
69 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 89.51 3.48 71.90
70 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 93.21 3.16 70.96
71 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 88.89 3.73 70.94
72 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 86.42 3.11 70.59
73 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 89.51 2.93 70.43
74 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 91.36 3.41 70.20
75 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.51 70.06
76 Jose Martinez STL LF $535,000 65.43 2.58 69.73
77 Trey Mancini BAL LF $536,000 90.74 3.05 69.29
78 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 96.30 3.55 69.05
79 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 83.95 3.30 68.29
80 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 89.51 3.06 67.66
81 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 96.91 3.28 67.47
82 Justin Upton LAA LF $22,125,000 93.83 4.01 67.47
83 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 92.59 3.18 67.16
84 Yonder Alonso SEA 1B $4,000,000 87.65 3.09 66.73
85 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 77.16 3.03 66.47
86 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 98.15 3.07 66.23
87 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 93.21 3.54 65.65
88 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 94.44 3.16 65.03
89 Jay Bruce CLE RF $8,500,000 90.12 3.60 64.51
90 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 61.11 2.84 64.34
91 Alex Avila CHC C $2,000,000 69.14 2.59 63.48
92 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 82.72 3.32 63.03
93 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 95.68 3.10 62.79
94 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 74.07 2.77 62.52
95 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 97.53 3.63 61.68
96 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 87.04 2.97 60.46
97 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 87.04 3.26 60.36
98 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 87.04 2.62 59.93
99 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 88.89 3.80 59.82
100 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 82.10 2.99 58.92
101 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 96.91 3.22 58.22
102 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 79.01 3.08 58.16
103 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 87.04 3.14 57.90
104 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 77.78 2.83 57.84
105 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 65.43 2.25 57.48
106 Tim Beckham BAL SS $885,000 84.57 3.04 56.82
107 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 91.36 3.22 56.75
108 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 96.91 3.34 56.72
109 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,200,000 70.37 3.46 56.29
110 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 90.74 2.84 56.03
111 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 91.36 3.28 54.45
112 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 66.67 2.87 53.95
113 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 96.30 3.46 53.33
114 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $549,500 74.69 2.70 53.25
115 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 95.06 2.69 53.24
116 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 82.10 2.89 52.72
117 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 79.63 3.02 52.50
118 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 71.60 2.28 52.29
119 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 64.20 3.49 52.10
120 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 85.19 2.78 51.75
121 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 97.53 3.37 51.16
122 Cameron Maybin HOU CF $5,000,000 70.37 3.11 51.13
123 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 68.52 2.65 50.90
124 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 94.44 2.44 50.72
125 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 96.91 3.79 50.67
126 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 75.31 2.84 50.56
127 Manuel Pina MIL C $538,200 66.05 2.40 50.38
128 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 85.80 3.38 50.15
129 Robbie Grossman MIN LF $552,500 73.46 2.75 49.92
130 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 75.31 2.92 49.11
131 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 67.90 2.53 48.81
132 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 85.80 3.12 47.94
133 Lucas Duda TB 1B $7,250,000 78.40 3.07 47.82
134 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 79.63 2.97 47.80
135 Mikie Mahtook DET LF $541,300 67.28 2.63 47.37
136 Bradley Zimmer CLE OF $535,000 62.35 2.57 47.28
137 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 91.36 3.11 47.23
138 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 64.81 3.28 47.13
139 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 91.98 2.89 46.54
140 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 85.19 2.94 46.52
141 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 74.69 2.25 46.28
142 Brandon Drury ARI 2B $559,300 83.33 2.50 45.95
143 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 82.10 1.97 45.39
144 C.J. Cron LAA 1B $565,000 61.73 2.77 45.22
145 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 82.72 2.84 44.95
146 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 77.16 3.41 44.54
147 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 89.51 3.00 44.47
148 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 69.14 3.22 44.01
149 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 83.33 2.47 44.01
150 James McCann DET C $552,100 65.43 2.56 43.55
151 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 79.63 3.05 43.43
152 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 95.68 3.39 43.02
153 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 88.27 2.59 42.76
154 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 79.63 2.71 42.19
155 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 80.25 2.51 42.15
156 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 69.75 2.65 41.76
157 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 72.84 3.52 41.63
158 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 86.42 3.11 40.98
159 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 79.01 2.77 38.32
160 Christian Vazquez BOS C $561,000 61.11 2.41 38.09
161 Todd Frazier NYY 3B $12,000,000 90.74 3.10 38.01
162 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 95.68 2.96 36.40
163 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 79.63 2.64 35.83
164 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 69.14 2.46 35.51
165 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 62.96 2.38 35.49
166 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 80.86 2.38 35.44
167 Norichika Aoki NYM LF $535,000 67.90 2.39 35.34
168 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 67.90 2.54 34.53
169 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 91.98 2.95 34.45
170 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 73.46 2.44 33.17
171 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 64.81 2.61 32.95
172 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 86.42 1.82 32.79
173 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 95.06 3.18 32.77
174 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 83.33 2.90 32.69
175 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 75.31 2.52 31.59
176 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.70 31.53
177 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 90.74 3.20 31.47
178 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 67.90 2.57 31.46
179 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 81.48 1.81 30.86
180 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 89.51 2.51 30.77
181 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 76.54 1.90 30.51
182 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 78.40 2.00 30.28
183 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 95.06 2.73 29.86
184 Daniel Descalso ARI LF $1,500,000 80.86 2.26 29.73
185 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 70.99 2.86 29.39
186 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 80.25 2.68 29.32
187 Matt Davidson CHW DH $537,000 72.84 2.72 28.13
188 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.12 2.80 28.03
189 Hernan Perez MIL LF $545,700 83.95 2.35 27.83
190 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 74.07 2.32 27.67
191 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 90.74 2.91 27.53
192 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 67.90 2.45 27.53
193 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 85.80 3.27 27.11
194 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 96.30 3.08 26.97
195 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 67.90 1.56 26.17
196 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 66.05 2.44 25.33
197 Jonathan Lucroy COL C $2,200,000 75.93 2.42 25.30
198 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 68.52 2.43 25.13
199 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 87.65 2.61 25.00
200 Curtis Granderson LAD RF $15,000,000 90.74 2.88 24.70
201 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 64.81 3.07 24.58
202 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 80.86 1.73 23.63
203 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 91.98 3.42 23.30
204 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 80.25 2.42 22.00
205 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 64.20 3.42 21.96
206 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 72.22 2.61 21.14
207 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 85.19 1.96 20.85
208 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 76.54 2.94 20.40
209 Neil Walker MIL 2B $17,200,000 68.52 3.03 19.94
210 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 87.04 3.06 19.90
211 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 98.77 2.83 19.68
212 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 75.93 1.89 19.65
213 Brandon Phillips LAA 2B $12,083,333 88.89 2.93 18.99
214 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 88.89 2.70 18.99
215 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 88.89 2.28 18.97
216 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 66.67 1.90 18.89
217 Rajai Davis BOS CF $6,000,000 72.22 2.32 18.84
218 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 64.81 3.10 18.48
219 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 66.67 2.10 18.44
220 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 82.10 1.30 18.36
221 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 92.59 3.33 18.33
222 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 92.59 2.99 18.04
223 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 83.95 2.87 17.73
224 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 79.63 3.02 17.26
225 Nick Hundley SF C $2,000,000 62.35 1.92 16.92
226 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 73.46 1.29 16.09
227 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 66.67 2.47 16.03
228 Melky Cabrera KC LF $14,000,000 96.30 2.97 15.43
229 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 87.04 2.13 15.32
230 Patrick Kivlehan CIN RF $535,000 70.99 1.26 15.09
231 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 88.27 2.17 15.07
232 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 88.27 1.99 15.03
233 John Jaso PIT RF $4,000,000 77.78 1.68 14.85
234 Stephen Vogt MIL C $2,965,000 61.11 2.04 14.59
235 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 100.00 2.83 14.58
236 Kelby Tomlinson SF 2B $543,000 64.20 1.38 14.22
237 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 72.84 2.43 14.22
238 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 67.28 1.91 14.20
239 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 69.14 2.99 14.07
240 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 79.01 1.70 13.72
241 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 83.95 3.00 13.09
242 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 68.52 1.50 12.39
243 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 2.22 12.14
244 Peter Bourjos TB RF $1,350,000 61.73 1.33 12.12
245 Andrew Romine DET CF $1,300,000 76.54 1.72 11.79
246 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 65.43 1.69 10.83
247 Alen Hanson CHW RF $541,500 65.43 1.45 9.73
248 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 64.81 1.56 9.58
249 Tyler Moore MIA 1B $1,000,000 64.20 1.28 9.18
250 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 79.01 2.57 9.03
251 Adam Rosales ARI 2B $1,250,000 64.81 1.70 8.83
252 Mark Trumbo BAL DH $12,500,000 90.12 2.82 8.27
253 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 77.78 2.65 5.76
254 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 61.73 1.69 5.54
255 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 79.63 1.56 5.16
256 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 82.72 2.66 4.88
257 Allen Cordoba SD LF $535,000 61.73 1.16 4.68
258 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 75.93 2.28 4.63
259 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 79.01 3.00 4.43
260 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 82.10 2.92 4.42
261 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 70.99 2.95 4.22
262 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 83.95 0.90 4.16
263 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 96.91 3.01 3.49
264 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 66.05 2.54 3.47
265 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 79.63 2.53 3.27
266 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 91.36 2.14 1.64
267 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 91.98 2.87 0.71
268 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 80.25 2.72 0.45