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 96.61 4.54 99.90
2 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 96.64 4.37 99.83
3 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 99.16 4.68 99.80
4 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 70.59 4.32 99.21
5 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 62.50 5.11 99.01
6 Cody Bellinger LAD LF $535,000 83.05 4.44 99.01
7 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 94.07 3.95 98.61
8 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 98.32 4.62 98.03
9 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 83.19 4.36 97.99
10 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 92.37 3.79 97.83
11 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 93.16 3.89 97.68
12 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $544,400 87.60 4.04 97.37
13 Tommy Pham STL LF $535,000 75.63 3.81 97.26
14 Chris Taylor LAD SS $535,000 84.75 3.83 97.23
15 Michael Conforto NYM LF $554,904 86.32 3.92 97.16
16 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 70.83 3.94 96.37
17 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 95.80 3.95 95.56
18 Bryce Harper WSH RF $17,625,000 90.60 4.67 95.21
19 Steven Souza TB RF $546,700 93.39 3.73 94.93
20 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 4.37 94.59
21 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 62.39 4.58 94.16
22 Jake Lamb ARI 3B $573,300 94.12 4.04 93.79
23 Marwin Gonzalez HOU SS $3,725,000 82.35 3.62 93.71
24 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 99.15 3.78 93.60
25 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 98.33 3.75 92.69
26 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 99.16 3.69 92.23
27 Joey Gallo TEX 3B $537,120 91.53 3.57 92.22
28 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 77.97 3.91 92.15
29 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 98.31 3.92 91.18
30 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $543,750 85.71 3.65 90.77
31 Gary Sanchez NYY C $557,900 72.03 3.81 90.72
32 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 97.48 4.20 90.24
33 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $595,000 98.33 3.28 90.20
34 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 99.15 3.77 89.95
35 Miguel Sano MIN 3B $572,500 91.45 3.78 87.91
36 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 98.33 3.25 87.87
37 Justin Bour MIA 1B $552,500 73.73 3.52 87.85
38 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 94.21 3.47 87.28
39 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 98.31 4.58 87.15
40 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 86.44 3.25 87.14
41 J.D. Martinez ARI RF $9,250,000 67.23 4.08 85.55
42 Andrew Benintendi BOS OF $549,000 92.44 3.58 84.89
43 Alex Bregman HOU SS $539,400 94.96 3.22 84.86
44 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $538,500 74.36 3.43 84.14
45 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 96.67 3.62 83.63
46 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 87.29 3.10 83.55
47 Domingo Santana MIL RF $542,200 95.04 3.41 83.41
48 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 96.64 3.82 82.02
49 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 98.29 3.44 81.44
50 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 97.50 3.88 80.98
51 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 81.03 3.38 79.80
52 David Peralta ARI RF $572,200 86.55 3.23 79.49
53 Mark Reynolds COL 3B $1,500,000 94.12 3.61 79.10
54 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 92.31 3.96 78.63
55 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 72.65 3.42 78.26
56 Trey Mancini BAL DH $536,000 87.50 3.20 76.13
57 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 93.16 3.75 75.85
58 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 94.21 3.42 75.42
59 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 96.64 3.40 74.96
60 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 95.04 3.87 74.78
61 Eric Thames MIL 1B $5,333,333 87.60 3.63 73.91
62 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 91.60 3.74 73.73
63 Jay Bruce CLE RF $8,500,000 93.16 3.78 73.36
64 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 96.58 3.55 73.27
65 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 79.66 3.33 73.13
66 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 63.87 3.72 72.82
67 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 94.12 3.47 72.39
68 Josh Bell PIT 1B $549,000 98.32 3.12 71.98
69 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 96.61 3.52 71.38
70 Michael Taylor WSH CF $557,900 64.10 3.09 70.76
71 Alex Avila CHC C $2,000,000 72.03 2.66 70.64
72 Ian Happ CHC OF $535,000 64.41 3.14 70.58
73 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 100.00 3.59 70.02
74 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 94.12 3.97 69.43
75 Yonder Alonso SEA 1B $4,000,000 88.43 3.10 68.40
76 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 87.39 3.03 67.54
77 Tyler Flowers ATL C $2,650,000 68.38 2.85 67.18
78 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 75.21 3.43 66.43
79 Tim Beckham BAL SS $885,000 85.00 3.03 65.68
80 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 88.14 2.87 64.51
81 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 94.92 3.15 63.76
82 Max Kepler MIN LF $547,500 94.02 2.88 63.50
83 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $552,500 92.31 2.92 63.04
84 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 96.61 3.69 62.39
85 Leury Garcia CHW CF $535,000 61.21 2.83 62.34
86 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 61.34 3.36 61.91
87 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 99.14 3.57 61.65
88 Manuel Pina MIL C $538,200 66.94 2.62 61.62
89 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 95.83 3.50 61.50
90 Brian Goodwin WSH CF $535,000 63.25 3.14 61.40
91 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 91.45 3.91 61.27
92 Lucas Duda TB 1B $7,250,000 76.03 3.20 60.72
93 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 89.26 2.71 60.65
94 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $3,600,000 84.87 2.97 60.35
95 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 75.63 2.27 59.63
96 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 96.58 2.99 59.63
97 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $546,450 90.68 3.19 59.39
98 Ben Gamel SEA LF $535,000 78.51 3.03 59.26
99 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 68.33 3.32 59.14
100 Bradley Zimmer CLE OF $535,000 67.52 2.80 59.09
101 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 85.95 3.49 58.85
102 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 94.92 3.57 58.56
103 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $555,000 97.48 2.72 58.49
104 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $2,525,000 85.83 3.13 58.48
105 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 65.55 2.88 58.22
106 Manuel Margot SD CF $535,600 71.43 2.96 57.86
107 Scott Schebler CIN LF $540,000 84.17 2.96 57.75
108 Eduardo Nunez BOS SS $4,200,000 77.31 3.43 57.38
109 Keon Broxton MIL LF $541,200 87.60 2.95 57.36
110 Delino DeShields TEX CF $540,300 69.49 2.45 57.01
111 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 94.12 2.98 56.50
112 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 98.29 3.21 56.37
113 James McCann DET C $552,100 60.50 2.69 55.99
114 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 95.00 2.98 55.82
115 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $545,000 77.31 2.96 55.68
116 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 88.43 3.24 55.49
117 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $538,100 95.04 2.55 55.46
118 Mikie Mahtook DET LF $541,300 68.07 2.51 55.16
119 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 83.19 3.20 54.58
120 Randal Grichuk STL CF $557,200 71.43 3.04 54.08
121 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 93.33 3.46 54.08
122 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 82.20 2.55 53.28
123 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 94.12 3.06 53.06
124 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 72.27 2.97 52.41
125 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 83.76 2.33 52.20
126 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 85.71 2.79 52.13
127 Jean Segura SEA 2B $14,000,000 74.38 3.51 52.01
128 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 87.50 3.08 51.56
129 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $549,500 78.15 2.62 51.49
130 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 66.95 3.38 50.93
131 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 72.88 3.29 50.47
132 Robbie Grossman MIN DH $552,500 82.05 2.75 50.16
133 Mike Zunino SEA C $570,000 73.55 2.71 50.06
134 Ryon Healy OAK DH $537,500 94.17 2.97 49.84
135 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 80.67 2.59 49.25
136 Matt Davidson CHW 3B $537,000 75.86 2.93 48.73
137 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 79.66 2.78 48.14
138 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 81.51 3.01 47.99
139 Gerardo Parra COL LF $9,166,667 65.55 3.06 47.85
140 Jorge Bonifacio KC RF $535,000 74.79 2.92 47.69
141 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 87.39 3.23 47.31
142 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 86.55 3.23 47.12
143 Brandon Drury ARI RF $559,300 84.87 2.51 46.35
144 Daniel Nava PHI LF $1,350,000 61.54 1.96 45.66
145 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 80.51 2.86 45.42
146 Adam Lind WSH 1B $1,500,000 69.23 2.17 44.76
147 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 90.76 3.06 44.64
148 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $575,000 74.17 2.13 44.36
149 Nick Castellanos DET 3B $3,000,000 98.32 3.14 44.20
150 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 92.44 2.86 43.37
151 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $555,000 88.14 2.06 42.69
152 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 70.83 2.80 42.47
153 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 96.69 3.23 41.91
154 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 72.73 2.18 41.83
155 Joe Panik SF 2B $600,000 87.60 2.67 41.61
156 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 97.46 3.22 40.99
157 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 78.99 2.01 40.80
158 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $535,900 91.60 2.79 40.34
159 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.82 40.07
160 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $536,000 86.78 1.91 39.72
161 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 98.29 3.69 39.28
162 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 88.43 2.85 38.37
163 Pat Valaika COL SS $535,000 67.23 1.75 37.95
164 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $537,800 69.23 1.94 37.75
165 Steven Pearce TOR 3B $6,250,000 60.50 2.79 37.72
166 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 72.88 2.56 37.61
167 Todd Frazier NYY 3B $12,000,000 89.83 3.08 36.98
168 Matt Adams ATL 1B $2,800,000 83.76 2.59 36.90
169 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 80.34 2.46 36.69
170 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 74.79 3.43 36.20
171 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 72.27 3.21 35.36
172 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 2B $546,000 84.48 2.28 35.29
173 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 85.83 2.12 34.75
174 Chase Utley LAD 2B $2,000,000 77.97 2.16 34.37
175 Hernan Perez MIL 2B $545,700 88.43 2.49 33.81
176 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 94.96 2.55 33.65
177 T.J. Rivera NYM 3B $539,958 62.39 2.22 33.53
178 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 66.95 2.51 33.44
179 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 86.44 2.25 33.36
180 Jonathan Villar MIL SS $554,500 80.99 2.71 33.17
181 Austin Hedges SD C $537,100 73.11 2.44 32.61
182 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 95.87 3.10 32.22
183 Daniel Descalso ARI 2B $1,500,000 81.51 2.24 31.72
184 Eduardo Escobar MIN SS $2,600,000 72.65 2.55 31.57
185 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 95.80 3.39 31.51
186 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 82.35 2.46 31.34
187 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 94.17 3.27 30.85
188 Tommy Joseph PHI 1B $543,000 95.73 2.72 30.57
189 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 94.02 2.91 30.26
190 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 72.65 2.53 30.24
191 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 61.16 2.51 29.71
192 Stephen Piscotty STL RF $5,583,333 63.03 2.56 28.72
193 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 84.03 3.16 28.57
194 Albert Almora CHC CF $552,000 79.66 1.73 27.81
195 Jorge Polanco MIN SS $540,000 76.92 2.41 27.77
196 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 79.17 2.51 26.97
197 Melky Cabrera KC LF $14,000,000 95.80 3.26 25.76
198 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 100.00 2.98 25.72
199 Brandon Phillips ATL 2B $12,083,333 91.45 2.94 25.67
200 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 67.52 2.25 25.11
201 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 74.17 2.72 24.96
202 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 96.58 2.74 24.76
203 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 90.68 3.42 24.07
204 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 93.22 2.82 23.80
205 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 100.00 2.90 23.14
206 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 76.47 2.65 22.93
207 Jose Reyes NYM 3B $535,000 96.58 2.58 22.92
208 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 69.23 2.28 22.60
209 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 90.08 3.50 22.33
210 Joey Rickard BAL LF $539,000 77.50 1.66 22.04
211 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 92.44 3.05 21.72
212 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 95.00 2.76 21.61
213 Jose Osuna PIT LF $535,000 67.23 1.86 21.51
214 Ronald Torreyes NYY 2B $561,900 71.19 1.95 21.28
215 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 84.75 2.94 20.64
216 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 62.39 2.79 20.42
217 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 68.07 2.86 19.78
218 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 74.58 3.09 19.30
219 Erick Aybar SD SS $1,750,000 70.59 2.08 19.24
220 Matt Szczur SD CF $549,500 73.11 1.30 18.96
221 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 90.52 2.61 18.94
222 Neil Walker MIL 2B $17,200,000 61.98 3.04 18.80
223 Jon Jay CHC CF $8,000,000 84.75 2.10 18.59
224 Greg Garcia STL 2B $547,900 79.83 1.26 17.59
225 Jonathan Lucroy COL C $2,200,000 73.11 2.26 17.58
226 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 76.03 3.00 16.81
227 Patrick Kivlehan CIN 3B $535,000 70.83 1.29 16.44
228 Jose Peraza CIN SS $540,000 92.50 2.20 16.25
229 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 91.67 3.05 15.86
230 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 67.23 2.41 15.78
231 Brandon Moss KC DH $6,000,000 71.43 2.41 15.39
232 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $540,000 86.32 2.17 15.10
233 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 75.63 1.82 15.09
234 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 78.63 2.79 14.62
235 Tyler Moore MIA LF $1,000,000 63.56 1.44 14.49
236 Norichika Aoki TOR LF $5,500,000 63.87 2.03 14.39
237 Gorkys Hernandez SF CF $537,000 80.99 1.77 14.18
238 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 63.03 3.15 13.94
239 Daniel Santana ATL CF $545,000 68.38 1.55 13.76
240 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 84.62 2.97 12.98
241 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 86.55 2.89 12.47
242 Yoenis Cespedes NYM CF $27,500,000 60.68 3.31 11.65
243 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 79.83 1.74 11.50
244 Adam Rosales ARI 2B $1,250,000 66.39 1.75 11.20
245 Ben Revere LAA CF $4,000,000 67.50 1.94 10.74
246 Ryan Goins TOR 2B $548,200 84.03 1.87 10.67
247 Hanley Ramirez BOS DH $22,000,000 83.19 3.10 9.97
248 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 99.16 3.26 9.56
249 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 78.63 2.39 8.89
250 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 75.21 3.14 8.75
251 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 85.12 2.59 8.19
252 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 73.73 2.53 8.12
253 Trevor Plouffe TB 3B $5,250,000 71.07 1.74 8.07
254 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 84.03 2.80 7.59
255 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 65.00 2.22 7.24
256 Allen Cordoba SD LF $535,000 72.27 1.28 7.19
257 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 73.95 1.49 7.07
258 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 62.71 2.82 6.90
259 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 100.00 2.11 6.90
260 Alen Hanson CHW SS $541,500 69.83 1.19 6.54
261 Danny Espinosa SEA SS $535,000 69.42 1.85 6.23
262 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 75.00 3.04 5.84
263 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 73.73 2.66 5.80
264 Alexi Amarista COL SS $1,250,000 63.03 1.27 4.80
265 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 84.03 2.58 4.73
266 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 83.19 2.51 4.23
267 Darwin Barney TOR SS $2,887,500 75.63 1.44 4.16
268 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 80.99 2.62 3.10
269 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 83.90 0.83 3.00
270 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 90.76 2.14 1.97
271 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 85.71 2.90 1.25
272 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 90.83 2.80 0.60