MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2017 Value Rankings (Projected)

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 Mookie Betts BOS RF $950,000 90.12 4.06 99.78
2 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $1,050,000 97.53 3.93 99.58
3 Trea Turner WSH CF $554,900 88.89 3.77 99.30
4 Trevor Story COL SS $540,000 90.74 3.59 98.56
5 Carlos Correa HOU SS $535,000 99.38 3.53 98.21
6 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 100.00 3.99 97.84
7 Corey Seager LAD SS $575,000 94.44 3.47 97.71
8 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $3,125,000 100.00 3.68 97.59
9 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $563,180 90.74 3.35 96.56
10 George Springer HOU RF $3,900,000 93.83 3.63 96.33
11 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $579,300 97.53 3.32 96.16
12 Miguel Sano MIN DH $572,500 87.04 3.32 96.12
13 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $565,500 100.00 3.31 96.08
14 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 98.77 3.72 95.29
15 Brian Dozier MIN 2B $5,000,000 95.68 3.55 93.66
16 Adam Duvall CIN LF $577,500 88.89 3.14 93.18
17 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $7,300,000 93.83 3.72 93.04
18 Carlos Santana CLE DH $4,200,380 100.00 3.38 91.63
19 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $560,000 91.98 3.06 91.50
20 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $4,500,000 93.83 3.39 91.30
21 Chris Carter NYY 1B $3,500,000 61.73 3.23 89.27
22 Starling Marte PIT CF $5,166,667 91.36 3.34 88.38
23 Khris Davis OAK LF $5,000,000 90.12 3.31 87.72
24 Aledmys Diaz STL SS $2,000,000 87.04 3.04 87.36
25 Adam Eaton WSH RF $4,700,000 93.21 3.25 86.75
26 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $3,900,000 96.30 3.17 86.24
27 Josh Donaldson TOR 3B $14,325,000 100.00 4.06 85.83
28 Addison Russell CHC SS $644,000 97.53 2.87 85.70
29 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $5,125,000 96.30 3.23 84.77
30 Eduardo Nunez SF SS $4,200,000 77.78 3.13 84.21
31 Logan Forsythe LAD 2B $5,125,000 83.33 3.18 82.79
32 Manny Machado BAL 3B $11,500,000 94.44 3.73 82.51
33 Jean Segura SEA 2B $6,200,000 90.74 3.25 82.02
34 J.D. Martinez DET RF $9,250,000 89.51 3.51 81.75
35 Joc Pederson LAD CF $555,000 100.00 2.75 81.48
36 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $2,625,000 89.51 2.92 81.08
37 Andrew McCutchen PIT RF $8,583,333 93.21 3.43 80.85
38 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $562,500 75.93 2.73 80.83
39 Willson Contreras CHC C $544,500 79.01 2.73 80.68
40 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $2,975,000 91.36 2.93 80.44
41 Jonathan Lucroy TEX C $2,200,000 93.83 2.86 80.31
42 Evan Gattis HOU C $3,400,000 70.37 2.96 80.25
43 Christian Yelich MIA LF $7,081,429 100.00 3.28 80.19
44 Bryce Harper WSH RF $13,625,000 100.00 3.85 79.86
45 Matt Carpenter STL 3B $8,666,667 98.77 3.41 79.79
46 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 98.77 3.91 78.50
47 Marcell Ozuna MIA CF $3,500,000 91.98 2.93 78.48
48 Byron Buxton MIN CF $535,000 95.06 2.66 77.63
49 Brad Miller TB SS $3,575,000 91.36 2.92 77.56
50 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $5,800,000 98.77 3.09 76.40
51 Yangervis Solarte SD 3B $3,750,000 85.80 2.86 73.85
52 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 94.44 3.27 73.01
53 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $10,825,000 91.36 3.45 72.89
54 Gregory Polanco PIT LF $7,000,000 95.68 3.12 72.71
55 Jonathan Schoop BAL 2B $3,475,000 91.98 2.80 72.17
56 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 74.69 3.03 71.80
57 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $11,428,571 89.51 3.48 71.39
58 Chris Owings ARI 2B $2,300,000 69.14 2.66 70.32
59 Corey Dickerson TB DH $3,025,000 89.51 2.72 69.97
60 Mike Napoli TEX 1B $8,500,000 81.48 3.19 69.74
61 Cameron Maybin LAA CF $5,000,000 69.75 2.88 69.28
62 Mike Moustakas KC 3B $7,150,000 80.86 3.05 68.75
63 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 98.77 2.96 68.44
64 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 88.89 2.93 67.01
65 Logan Morrison TB 1B $2,500,000 67.28 2.61 66.39
66 Lorenzo Cain KC CF $8,750,000 86.42 3.14 66.02
67 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 100.00 4.46 65.21
68 Trevor Plouffe OAK 3B $5,250,000 76.54 2.81 64.69
69 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 97.53 3.11 64.45
70 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $2,550,000 98.15 2.57 63.93
71 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 96.91 3.58 63.65
72 Stephen Vogt OAK C $2,965,000 83.95 2.60 63.55
73 Zack Cozart CIN SS $5,325,000 79.01 2.80 63.31
74 Danny Valencia SEA 3B $5,500,000 68.52 2.80 62.72
75 Todd Frazier CHW 3B $12,000,000 94.44 3.37 62.63
76 Rajai Davis OAK CF $6,000,000 75.93 2.84 62.27
77 Avisail Garcia CHW DH $3,000,000 82.10 2.57 61.99
78 Dee Gordon MIA 2B $10,000,000 90.12 3.17 61.44
79 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,625,000 96.30 2.51 60.47
80 Mark Trumbo BAL RF $12,500,000 90.74 3.35 58.98
81 Daniel Murphy WSH 2B $12,500,000 94.44 3.35 58.95
82 Jay Bruce NYM RF $8,500,000 92.59 2.99 58.66
83 Ian Desmond COL 1B $14,000,000 81.48 3.46 58.07
84 Wil Myers SD 1B $13,833,333 91.98 3.44 57.79
85 Brandon Guyer CLE LF $2,500,000 61.11 2.44 57.07
86 Javier Baez CHC 2B $609,000 95.68 2.28 56.92
87 Colby Rasmus TB LF $5,000,000 74.07 2.66 56.85
88 Leonys Martin SEA CF $4,850,000 85.19 2.64 56.39
89 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 84.57 2.71 54.61
90 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 99.38 3.65 54.46
91 Steven Pearce TOR 3B $6,250,000 67.90 2.73 54.46
92 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $5,500,000 84.57 2.65 53.71
93 Travis d'Arnaud NYM C $1,875,000 66.05 2.32 52.72
94 Welington Castillo BAL C $6,500,000 67.90 2.72 52.59
95 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $5,100,000 96.30 2.59 52.19
96 Sandy Leon BOS C $1,300,000 63.58 2.25 51.79
97 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 98.77 3.37 50.95
98 Hyun-soo Kim BAL LF $3,500,000 75.31 2.43 50.72
99 Eric Hosmer KC 1B $12,250,000 96.30 3.19 50.61
100 Brock Holt BOS LF $1,950,000 75.93 2.28 50.31
101 Wilmer Flores NYM SS $2,200,000 79.01 2.30 50.21
102 Jurickson Profar TEX SS $1,005,000 66.67 2.19 49.84
103 Freddy Galvis PHI SS $4,350,000 75.93 2.48 49.48
104 Brandon Moss KC LF $6,000,000 89.51 2.62 49.32
105 Derek Dietrich MIA 2B $1,700,000 68.52 2.24 49.13
106 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 85.80 2.67 47.90
107 Lucas Duda NYM 1B $7,250,000 80.86 2.70 47.67
108 Jose Bautista TOR RF $18,500,000 90.74 3.68 47.60
109 Ian Kinsler DET 2B $15,000,000 96.30 3.37 46.98
110 Asdrubal Cabrera NYM SS $9,250,000 91.36 2.86 46.97
111 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 93.83 3.01 46.73
112 Denard Span SF CF $10,333,333 87.04 2.94 46.01
113 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 75.31 2.36 45.87
114 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $4,325,000 82.10 2.40 44.70
115 Danny Espinosa LAA SS $5,425,000 93.21 2.49 44.45
116 Michael Saunders PHI LF $9,000,000 83.33 2.80 44.38
117 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 91.98 3.26 44.26
118 Jarrod Dyson SEA RF $2,800,000 84.57 2.26 44.08
119 Yunel Escobar LAA 3B $6,500,000 83.95 2.57 43.84
120 Chris Herrmann ARI C $937,500 62.35 2.09 43.83
121 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 70.99 2.65 43.34
122 Dustin Pedroia BOS 2B $13,750,000 89.51 3.19 43.16
123 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $5,500,000 85.80 2.47 43.14
124 Starlin Castro NYY 2B $8,571,429 91.98 2.74 42.91
125 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 91.98 3.21 42.75
126 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 96.91 3.73 42.50
127 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 62.96 2.29 41.03
128 Jorge Soler KC LF $3,333,333 92.59 2.24 40.40
129 Jedd Gyorko STL SS $6,200,000 87.65 2.49 40.19
130 Yasmany Tomas ARI LF $11,416,667 82.72 2.91 38.46
131 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 89.51 2.68 38.32
132 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 100.00 3.16 37.10
133 Justin Turner LAD 3B $16,000,000 89.51 3.28 36.93
134 Carlos Gomez TEX CF $11,500,000 90.74 2.88 36.54
135 John Jaso PIT 1B $4,000,000 62.96 2.23 36.19
136 Lonnie Chisenhall CLE RF $4,300,000 87.04 2.24 35.60
137 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 93.21 2.98 34.57
138 Dexter Fowler STL CF $16,500,000 94.44 3.27 34.00
139 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 95.06 2.79 33.44
140 Jose Iglesias DET SS $4,100,000 88.27 2.18 33.25
141 Martin Maldonado LAA C $1,725,000 73.46 1.97 33.23
142 Yonder Alonso OAK 1B $4,000,000 85.80 2.16 32.44
143 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 97.53 2.87 30.76
144 Curtis Granderson NYM RF $15,000,000 96.30 3.08 30.69
145 Melky Cabrera CHW LF $14,000,000 90.12 2.99 30.52
146 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 68.52 2.44 30.49
147 Matt Holliday NYY DH $13,000,000 80.86 2.89 29.83
148 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 100.00 2.20 29.73
149 Seth Smith BAL RF $6,500,000 94.44 2.31 29.11
150 Evan Longoria TB 3B $16,666,667 94.44 3.20 28.98
151 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 89.51 3.57 28.58
152 Chris Young BOS RF $6,500,000 63.58 2.30 28.45
153 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 2B $9,500,000 70.37 2.55 27.97
154 Ezequiel Carrera TOR CF $1,162,500 63.58 1.82 27.39
155 Adrian Beltre TEX 3B $18,000,000 93.21 3.27 26.91
156 Troy Tulowitzki TOR SS $15,775,000 81.48 3.05 25.67
157 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 82.72 2.81 25.40
158 Aaron Hicks NYY RF $1,350,000 75.93 1.79 25.24
159 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 100.00 3.62 24.65
160 Martin Prado MIA 3B $13,333,333 90.12 2.82 24.44
161 Shin-Soo Choo TEX RF $18,571,429 76.54 3.27 24.21
162 Brandon Phillips ATL 2B $12,083,333 77.78 2.70 24.07
163 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 87.65 2.37 23.99
164 Howie Kendrick PHI LF $10,000,000 90.12 2.51 23.59
165 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,100,000 70.37 1.72 22.99
166 Adeiny Hechavarria MIA SS $4,350,000 100.00 2.00 22.89
167 Matt Joyce OAK RF $5,500,000 100.00 2.07 21.71
168 Matt Wieters WSH C $10,500,000 67.90 2.51 21.70
169 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 74.69 2.48 21.02
170 Adam Rosales OAK 2B $1,250,000 60.49 1.66 19.92
171 Matt Kemp ATL RF $20,000,000 90.12 3.29 19.89
172 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 87.04 3.28 19.60
173 Hunter Pence SF RF $18,000,000 80.86 3.10 19.01
174 Neil Walker NYM 2B $17,200,000 88.27 3.03 18.94
175 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 97.53 1.89 18.59
176 Hanley Ramirez BOS 1B $22,000,000 90.12 3.43 18.36
177 Carlos Beltran HOU DH $16,000,000 84.57 2.88 17.04
178 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 90.12 2.92 15.60
179 Elvis Andrus TEX SS $15,000,000 100.00 2.75 15.47
180 Jason Castro MIN C $8,166,667 80.86 2.15 15.21
181 Jayson Werth WSH LF $18,000,000 76.54 2.99 14.89
182 Ichiro Suzuki MIA RF $2,000,000 60.49 1.57 13.93
183 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 99.38 3.40 13.87
184 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 88.27 2.79 12.80
185 Jhonny Peralta STL SS $13,250,000 74.69 2.51 12.68
186 Chase Headley NYY 3B $13,000,000 94.44 2.49 12.67
187 Robinson Cano SEA 2B $24,000,000 94.44 3.44 12.57
188 Ryan Zimmerman WSH 1B $16,666,667 68.52 2.79 12.15
189 Ryan Flaherty BAL 3B $1,800,000 68.52 1.48 11.51
190 Giancarlo Stanton MIA RF $25,000,000 88.89 3.49 11.40
191 Justin Upton DET LF $22,125,000 97.53 3.23 10.96
192 Andres Blanco PHI SS $3,000,000 61.11 1.53 9.92
193 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 84.57 3.35 9.85
194 Conor Gillaspie SF 3B $1,400,000 69.75 1.35 9.09
195 Alex Gordon KC LF $18,000,000 90.74 2.76 8.05
196 Brian McCann HOU C $17,000,000 83.33 2.64 7.37
197 Yadier Molina STL C $15,000,000 82.72 2.46 7.36
198 J.J. Hardy BAL SS $13,333,333 80.86 2.31 7.10
199 Adrian Gonzalez LAD 1B $22,000,000 93.83 2.96 5.27
200 Yoenis Cespedes NYM CF $27,500,000 98.15 3.39 4.51
201 Andrew Romine DET SS $1,300,000 79.01 1.08 4.07
202 Miguel Cabrera DET 1B $31,000,000 98.15 3.66 4.03
203 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 82.10 2.95 3.91
204 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 87.65 2.91 3.35
205 Jacoby Ellsbury NYY CF $21,857,143 91.36 2.79 3.15
206 Juan Lagares NYM CF $4,710,739 83.33 1.22 2.41
207 Sean Rodriguez ATL 2B $5,750,000 93.21 1.12 1.15
208 Pablo Sandoval BOS 3B $19,000,000 100.00 1.94 0.28
209 Andre Ethier LAD CF $17,000,000 82.10 1.16 0.01