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 98.55 5.18 99.99
2 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 101.39 5.05 99.89
3 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 62.67 5.36 99.09
4 Cody Bellinger LAD LF $535,000 73.97 4.80 99.03
5 Aaron Hicks NYY RF $1,350,000 82.61 3.96 98.40
6 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 91.78 4.01 97.85
7 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 101.43 4.07 97.12
8 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 98.63 3.89 97.12
9 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 95.83 4.00 97.03
10 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 98.63 3.83 96.45
11 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 95.77 4.01 96.28
12 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 81.69 4.00 96.17
13 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 95.83 4.30 96.15
14 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.65 4.58 96.11
15 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 92.96 3.76 95.91
16 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 95.65 4.11 95.74
17 Alex Avila DET C $2,000,000 70.42 3.32 95.35
18 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 98.57 3.72 95.11
19 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 93.33 3.94 95.11
20 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 86.49 4.06 94.97
21 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 62.32 4.14 94.55
22 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 92.00 3.75 94.35
23 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 100.00 4.17 93.85
24 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 74.67 4.18 93.84
25 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 93.15 4.12 93.57
26 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 91.67 3.74 93.48
27 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 88.57 3.68 93.41
28 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 94.67 3.80 92.73
29 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 98.59 3.44 92.22
30 Yonder Alonso OAK 1B $4,000,000 88.89 3.63 91.59
31 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 90.28 4.69 91.44
32 Chris Taylor LAD SS $535,000 78.08 3.54 90.87
33 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 100.00 3.65 90.81
34 Marwin Gonzalez HOU SS $3,725,000 79.45 3.48 90.70
35 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 93.24 3.93 90.64
36 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 70.27 3.54 90.50
37 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 100.00 3.80 90.20
38 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 91.89 4.06 90.07
39 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 60.00 3.67 89.89
40 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 90.28 4.42 87.47
41 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 87.50 3.32 86.81
42 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.44 86.72
43 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 68.49 3.68 86.60
44 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 94.37 3.52 85.42
45 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 100.00 4.08 84.61
46 Trey Mancini BAL DH $536,000 81.69 3.28 84.51
47 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 95.77 3.72 84.09
48 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 95.77 3.51 82.56
49 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 94.44 3.59 82.48
50 Trea Turner WSH SS $554,900 84.72 4.00 82.37
51 Lonnie Chisenhall CLE RF $4,300,000 68.57 3.31 82.07
52 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 70.42 3.00 81.27
53 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 98.57 3.51 81.01
54 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 94.59 3.37 80.30
55 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 88.57 3.19 80.29
56 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 97.18 3.55 79.92
57 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 91.67 4.17 78.23
58 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 88.57 3.39 78.00
59 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 76.39 3.20 77.75
60 Jay Bruce NYM RF $8,500,000 95.77 3.87 77.24
61 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 98.59 3.50 76.73
62 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 76.06 3.11 76.23
63 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 93.06 3.43 75.94
64 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 73.97 2.37 75.91
65 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 97.22 3.17 75.89
66 Leury Garcia CHW CF $535,000 80.00 2.75 75.87
67 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $537,000 82.86 3.33 75.74
68 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 62.50 2.49 73.60
69 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 101.45 3.69 73.27
70 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 61.97 3.84 73.17
71 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 87.14 3.02 73.11
72 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 93.06 3.28 71.72
73 Brandon Drury ARI RF $559,300 88.89 3.00 71.61
74 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $549,500 72.22 3.06 70.70
75 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 100.00 3.11 70.04
76 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 95.83 3.26 69.23
77 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 95.71 3.60 68.82
78 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 95.65 3.58 68.43
79 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 101.41 3.39 67.81
80 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 77.46 2.69 67.78
81 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 95.65 3.80 67.70
82 Robbie Grossman MIN DH $552,500 85.51 2.95 67.41
83 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 100.00 3.24 67.40
84 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 94.37 3.33 67.22
85 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 91.55 2.75 66.88
86 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 95.65 2.94 66.76
87 Lucas Duda NYM 1B $7,250,000 70.42 3.26 66.64
88 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 95.65 3.70 66.18
89 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 91.55 3.65 65.99
90 Hernan Perez MIL 2B $545,700 91.89 2.85 65.79
91 Tim Beckham TB SS $885,000 88.00 2.86 65.64
92 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 85.14 3.46 65.64
93 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 91.89 2.87 64.86
94 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 95.95 3.70 64.24
95 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 69.57 3.25 64.23
96 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 98.59 3.06 64.21
97 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 98.61 3.61 64.07
98 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 81.69 2.69 63.10
99 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 93.06 3.21 62.80
100 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 101.39 2.89 61.69
101 Chad Pinder OAK SS $535,000 63.89 2.80 61.39
102 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 100.00 3.70 60.65
103 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 67.57 2.90 60.64
104 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 98.61 3.62 59.49
105 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 77.14 3.24 59.18
106 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 67.14 2.96 59.07
107 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 90.54 2.73 58.45
108 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 82.67 3.00 58.45
109 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 91.55 3.28 58.42
110 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 101.35 3.03 57.90
111 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 94.52 3.30 57.65
112 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 90.14 2.53 57.22
113 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 81.08 2.90 57.12
114 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 82.86 3.09 56.87
115 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 87.32 2.92 56.75
116 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 68.12 2.83 56.65
117 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 90.54 1.93 56.54
118 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 81.94 2.85 56.25
119 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 84.93 2.79 55.40
120 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 98.57 3.36 55.08
121 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 97.26 3.00 54.20
122 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 89.04 2.28 53.39
123 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 98.59 3.59 53.15
124 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 87.32 2.58 52.53
125 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 94.59 3.06 52.27
126 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 75.00 2.74 52.25
127 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 60.81 3.60 52.23
128 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 95.89 2.67 52.20
129 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 77.03 2.26 51.98
130 Devon Travis TOR 2B $545,200 70.42 2.84 51.36
131 Carlos Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 84.29 2.44 51.28
132 Ryan Schimpf SD 2B $546,200 72.60 2.81 50.71
133 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 65.75 3.65 49.72
134 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 94.37 3.34 49.04
135 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 84.00 2.29 48.80
136 Daniel Nava PHI LF $1,350,000 62.86 1.91 48.74
137 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 97.22 2.60 48.29
138 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 97.18 3.68 47.91
139 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 83.56 3.23 47.90
140 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 91.55 3.49 47.80
141 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 80.28 3.46 47.63
142 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 73.24 2.85 46.35
143 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 61.64 2.76 45.84
144 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 73.24 2.88 45.20
145 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 100.00 3.33 45.16
146 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 72.86 2.82 45.10
147 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 101.43 3.31 44.73
148 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 88.73 3.67 44.42
149 Evan Gattis HOU C $3,400,000 64.38 2.85 43.24
150 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.18 43.18
151 Eduardo Nunez SF SS $4,200,000 86.49 3.19 43.12
152 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 61.97 2.61 42.33
153 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 97.26 2.90 42.20
154 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $575,000 67.61 1.96 42.15
155 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 94.20 2.52 41.68
156 Daniel Robertson TB SS $535,000 73.33 2.11 41.61
157 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 95.71 2.84 41.19
158 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 97.30 3.22 40.92
159 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 98.57 3.71 40.84
160 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 97.26 3.52 40.64
161 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 98.59 3.04 40.63
162 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 95.65 2.15 39.95
163 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 79.73 3.00 39.75
164 Nick Ahmed ARI SS $566,000 68.06 2.47 39.64
165 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 94.59 2.30 39.14
166 Todd Frazier CHW 3B $12,000,000 88.57 3.19 39.14
167 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 76.81 2.51 38.42
168 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 83.56 2.20 38.39
169 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 64.38 2.53 38.31
170 Tony Wolters COL C $540,000 64.86 2.29 37.89
171 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 91.89 2.78 37.65
172 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 95.77 3.34 37.21
173 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 76.06 2.37 36.54
174 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 100.00 3.83 36.50
175 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 98.57 2.77 35.85
176 Brandon Phillips ATL 2B $12,083,333 91.55 2.97 35.76
177 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 100.00 2.55 35.20
178 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 87.50 2.68 34.19
179 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 78.87 2.21 34.19
180 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 86.30 2.43 34.15
181 Neil Walker NYM 2B $17,200,000 84.51 3.33 33.90
182 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 72.46 2.58 33.35
183 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 90.14 2.84 33.29
184 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 94.29 3.47 33.26
185 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 60.81 1.62 32.63
186 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 101.43 2.55 32.58
187 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 96.00 3.19 31.29
188 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 94.37 2.64 31.13
189 Taylor Motter SEA SS $537,200 83.78 2.45 30.41
190 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 65.71 2.67 30.34
191 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 86.49 3.69 30.21
192 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 66.22 2.57 29.99
193 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 68.57 2.33 29.32
194 Cameron Rupp PHI C $565,000 62.86 2.34 29.25
195 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 69.44 1.96 29.18
196 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 101.41 3.07 29.15
197 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 76.00 2.86 28.93
198 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 83.10 2.37 28.55
199 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 84.51 1.70 27.47
200 Jayson Werth WSH LF $18,000,000 65.28 3.28 26.93
201 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 97.33 2.96 26.81
202 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.00 2.67 26.62
203 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 63.38 3.00 26.46
204 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 70.83 2.51 26.22
205 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 85.92 3.49 25.70
206 Jonathan Lucroy TEX C $2,200,000 76.06 2.35 25.58
207 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 72.86 3.04 25.40
208 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 86.30 2.81 25.26
209 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 90.00 2.08 25.15
210 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 77.78 2.75 24.94
211 T.J. Rivera NYM 3B $539,958 69.01 1.94 24.56
212 Juan Lagares NYM CF $4,710,739 66.20 1.57 24.41
213 J.T. Riddle MIA SS $535,000 68.57 2.04 23.34
214 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 91.55 3.05 22.93
215 Aledmys Diaz STL SS $2,000,000 94.29 2.59 22.70
216 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 95.71 2.60 22.69
217 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 63.77 1.73 22.45
218 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 85.92 1.72 22.16
219 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 81.69 2.88 21.30
220 Daniel Santana ATL CF $545,000 63.38 1.62 21.29
221 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 84.93 2.02 20.90
222 Chris Carter NYY 1B $3,500,000 81.16 2.23 20.84
223 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 92.75 2.91 20.01
224 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 76.39 2.84 19.90
225 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 69.01 2.90 19.65
226 Chris Young BOS RF $6,500,000 62.50 2.24 19.43
227 Daniel Descalso ARI 2B $1,500,000 80.56 1.90 19.21
228 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 76.06 2.06 19.14
229 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 97.18 2.75 19.00
230 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 97.30 2.93 18.95
231 Patrick Kivlehan CIN 3B $535,000 70.42 1.10 18.27
232 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 65.75 2.08 18.20
233 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 68.92 2.80 17.77
234 Derek Norris TB C $1,200,000 69.33 2.25 17.64
235 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 70.83 1.67 17.46
236 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 97.18 2.54 17.25
237 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 70.42 1.44 16.85
238 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 76.06 2.65 16.82
239 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 101.41 2.83 16.70
240 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 101.41 3.03 16.62
241 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 81.33 2.10 16.38
242 Yasmany Tomas ARI LF $11,416,667 65.28 3.00 16.35
243 Melky Cabrera CHW LF $14,000,000 97.14 3.06 15.61
244 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 83.10 1.97 15.17
245 Norichika Aoki HOU LF $5,500,000 71.23 1.85 15.12
246 Ryan Rua TEX LF $544,740 63.38 1.58 13.98
247 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 64.38 1.23 13.85
248 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 101.41 3.24 13.16
249 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 79.73 2.71 13.10
250 Allen Cordoba SD SS $535,000 78.08 1.46 12.98
251 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 80.00 1.04 12.91
252 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 80.56 2.29 12.62
253 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 80.56 2.55 12.21
254 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 84.72 1.75 11.22
255 Adam Rosales OAK 2B $1,250,000 81.94 1.69 11.16
256 Ian Desmond COL 1B $14,000,000 64.86 3.08 11.13
257 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 85.92 3.13 10.63
258 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 67.61 2.25 10.25
259 Stephen Vogt OAK C $2,965,000 75.00 1.89 10.08
260 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 86.30 2.98 9.45
261 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 77.46 2.71 8.66
262 Arismendy Alcantara CIN CF $538,000 64.79 0.96 8.57
263 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 87.14 2.79 8.47
264 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 84.51 2.63 7.34
265 Alen Hanson CHW SS $541,500 65.71 1.11 7.27
266 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 79.73 1.44 7.27
267 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 88.41 2.87 7.23
268 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 91.89 2.53 5.79
269 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 83.33 2.83 5.65
270 Michael Saunders PHI LF $9,000,000 87.14 2.13 5.09
271 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 83.10 3.25 4.85
272 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 71.83 1.39 4.68
273 Danny Espinosa LAA SS $5,425,000 86.67 2.05 4.66
274 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 1.73 3.41
275 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 74.32 2.44 2.48
276 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 85.71 0.78 2.36
277 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 90.14 1.98 1.75
278 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 62.67 1.49 1.62
279 J.J. Hardy BAL SS $13,333,333 90.14 1.88 1.35
280 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 90.67 2.93 1.26
281 Adrian Gonzalez LAD 1B $22,000,000 67.12 2.04 0.66