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 James Paxton SEA SP $2,350,000 16.67 6.15 99.44
2 Alex Wood LAD SP $2,800,000 16.84 7.67 99.23
3 Dallas Keuchel HOU SP $9,150,000 11.58 8.88 98.48
4 Sean Manaea OAK SP $537,500 17.89 5.37 98.34
5 Michael Fulmer DET SP $551,900 19.35 6.76 97.19
6 Chris Sale BOS SP $6,500,000 19.79 7.49 96.27
7 Yu Darvish TEX SP $10,000,000 21.28 5.07 95.62
8 Sonny Gray OAK SP $3,575,000 15.79 5.20 94.78
9 Robbie Ray ARI SP $570,400 19.15 7.06 93.49
10 Jose Berrios MIN SP $535,000 13.83 6.59 92.55
11 Zack Godley ARI SP $535,000 13.83 5.20 92.32
12 Dylan Bundy BAL SP $1,640,000 20.21 5.11 91.84
13 Aaron Nola PHI SP $544,000 15.05 5.88 90.75
14 Corey Kluber CLE SP $7,700,000 16.13 6.51 89.77
15 Jacob deGrom NYM SP $4,050,000 23.91 6.80 88.66
16 Jimmy Nelson MIL SP $547,000 19.59 5.88 88.38
17 Lance McCullers HOU SP $548,000 17.89 5.24 88.21
18 Luis Severino NYY SP $550,975 19.35 5.04 88.05
19 Mike Clevinger CLE SP $535,000 13.98 5.08 87.84
20 Trevor Cahill SD SP $1,750,000 10.64 6.13 86.86
21 Chase Anderson MIL SP $2,450,000 16.49 5.77 86.72
22 Marcus Stroman TOR SP $3,400,000 21.28 6.15 86.33
23 Jeff Hoffman COL SP $535,000 11.34 5.67 86.06
24 Kyle Freeland COL SP $535,000 20.62 5.97 84.42
25 Brad Peacock HOU SP $541,500 23.16 3.80 84.12
26 Jameson Taillon PIT SP $555,500 12.63 5.56 82.33
27 Gio Gonzalez WSH SP $8,400,000 21.28 6.67 81.14
28 Dan Straily MIA SP $552,100 21.51 5.07 81.00
29 Jason Vargas KC SP $8,000,000 19.35 6.72 79.84
30 Carlos Carrasco CLE SP $5,500,000 20.43 5.89 79.38
31 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP $760,500 12.77 4.56 78.98
32 Matt Andriese TB SP $535,000 12.50 4.75 78.84
33 Taijuan Walker ARI SP $2,250,000 15.96 5.82 78.66
34 Michael Wacha STL SP $2,775,000 18.09 5.27 77.96
35 Alex Cobb TB SP $4,200,000 19.79 5.58 77.07
36 Ivan Nova PIT SP $8,666,667 20.00 6.40 76.83
37 Antonio Senzatela COL SP $535,000 19.59 5.18 76.19
38 Kenta Maeda LAD SP $3,125,000 17.89 5.24 75.55
39 German Marquez COL SP $537,000 15.46 5.60 74.67
40 Alex Meyer LAA SP $535,000 13.40 4.33 74.66
41 Drew Pomeranz BOS SP $4,450,000 19.79 5.40 73.79
42 Carlos Martinez STL SP $10,200,000 20.21 6.28 73.68
43 Andrew Triggs OAK SP $537,500 12.63 4.53 73.56
44 Jordan Montgomery NYY SP $535,000 19.35 4.52 73.49
45 Chris Archer TB SP $4,250,000 20.83 5.15 73.08
46 Eduardo Rodriguez BOS SP $584,500 12.50 4.61 72.70
47 Ervin Santana MIN SP $13,750,000 20.21 7.02 71.63
48 Ariel Miranda SEA SP $540,500 20.83 4.28 71.23
49 Brandon McCarthy LAD SP $12,000,000 15.79 5.44 70.78
50 Jhoulys Chacin SD SP $1,750,000 22.34 4.76 69.71
51 Mike Foltynewicz ATL SP $544,000 19.35 4.69 68.82
52 Zach Davies MIL SP $546,200 20.62 5.53 67.82
53 Lance Lynn STL SP $7,833,333 20.21 5.72 66.72
54 Charlie Morton HOU SP $7,000,000 13.68 5.26 65.19
55 Gerrit Cole PIT SP $3,750,000 22.11 4.89 65.13
56 Jose Quintana CHC SP $5,300,000 20.21 4.23 65.10
57 Adalberto Mejia MIN SP $535,000 14.89 3.81 64.90
58 Eddie Butler CHC SP $535,000 13.83 3.74 64.12
59 J.C. Ramirez LAA SP $550,000 21.65 4.10 61.67
60 Max Scherzer WSH SP $30,000,000 20.21 8.44 61.66
61 Scott Feldman CIN SP $2,300,000 20.21 4.35 61.66
62 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $30,714,286 21.05 9.17 61.58
63 Brent Suter MIL SP $535,000 12.37 2.33 60.67
64 Tanner Roark WSH SP $4,315,000 20.21 4.30 57.47
65 Jose Urena MIA SP $535,000 23.66 3.70 56.15
66 Danny Duffy KC SP $13,000,000 15.05 5.40 55.14
67 J.A. Happ TOR SP $12,000,000 12.77 4.33 54.95
68 Luis Perdomo SD SP $544,300 17.02 4.04 54.74
69 Michael Fiers HOU SP $3,450,000 20.00 4.40 54.65
70 Matt Shoemaker LAA SP $3,325,000 14.43 4.48 54.07
71 Trevor Williams PIT SP $544,000 20.00 2.72 53.90
72 Jaime Garcia ATL SP $6,875,000 18.28 4.47 53.39
73 Jharel Cotton OAK SP $535,000 14.74 3.76 51.68
74 Jesse Hahn OAK SP $535,000 14.74 2.90 51.00
75 Andrew Cashner TEX SP $10,000,000 15.96 4.67 50.06
76 Michael Pineda NYY SP $7,400,000 18.28 4.84 49.57
77 Jake Odorizzi TB SP $4,100,000 17.71 4.16 49.15
78 Mike Leake STL SP $16,000,000 20.21 5.88 46.61
79 R.A. Dickey ATL SP $8,000,000 20.43 5.07 46.56
80 Rich Hill LAD SP $16,000,000 13.68 5.31 45.81
81 Mike Pelfrey CHW SP $535,000 18.48 2.80 45.27
82 Bryan Mitchell NYY SP $550,625 13.98 1.31 44.26
83 Sam Gaviglio SEA SP $535,000 12.50 3.69 43.70
84 Vincent Velasquez PHI SP $547,000 12.90 3.42 43.45
85 Tim Adleman CIN SP $535,000 19.15 3.74 43.10
86 Tyler Chatwood COL SP $4,400,000 21.65 4.02 42.39
87 Martin Perez TEX SP $3,125,000 19.15 3.83 42.28
88 Jerad Eickhoff PHI SP $552,000 17.20 2.98 42.26
89 Josh Tomlin CLE SP $1,833,333 19.35 3.41 42.18
90 Clayton Richard SD SP $1,750,000 21.28 3.92 41.86
91 Matt Garza MIL SP $12,500,000 14.43 4.67 41.71
92 Chad Kuhl PIT SP $550,000 21.05 2.80 41.60
93 Julio Teheran ATL SP $5,400,000 25.81 3.89 41.52
94 Zack Wheeler NYM SP $800,000 18.48 3.14 40.75
95 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP $25,000,000 20.21 6.88 39.79
96 Trevor Bauer CLE SP $3,550,000 19.35 3.52 39.55
97 Edinson Volquez MIA SP $11,000,000 18.28 4.25 37.96
98 Joe Ross WSH SP $551,000 21.28 3.18 36.30
99 Patrick Corbin ARI SP $3,950,000 22.34 4.02 35.67
100 Hyun-Jin Ryu LAD SP $6,000,000 14.74 4.55 34.90
101 Nick Pivetta PHI SP $535,000 13.98 3.26 34.10
102 Blake Snell TB SP $545,000 11.46 2.36 33.72
103 Jake Arrieta CHC SP $15,637,500 22.34 5.33 33.70
104 Matt Boyd DET SP $544,200 12.90 3.03 33.64
105 Daniel Norris DET SP $545,500 17.20 3.19 33.16
106 Jason Hammel KC SP $8,000,000 20.43 3.46 32.63
107 Matt Harvey NYM SP $5,125,000 14.13 3.79 32.52
108 Jesse Chavez LAA SP $5,750,000 20.62 3.45 31.64
109 Mark Leiter PHI SP $535,000 17.20 1.50 31.40
110 Miguel Gonzalez CHW SP $5,900,000 15.22 3.62 27.19
111 C.C. Sabathia NYY SP $23,000,000 16.13 5.60 26.74
112 Ian Kennedy KC SP $14,000,000 18.28 3.69 25.73
113 Alec Asher BAL SP $535,000 22.34 1.40 25.42
114 David Price BOS SP $31,000,000 10.42 5.80 24.61
115 Rafael Montero NYM SP $541,400 20.65 1.16 23.29
116 Robert Gsellman NYM SP $541,750 20.65 2.84 23.19
117 Junior Guerra MIL SP $546,200 11.34 2.70 22.43
118 Hector Santiago MIN SP $8,000,000 15.96 2.82 21.62
119 Matt Moore SF SP $2,800,000 19.79 3.12 21.50
120 Derek Holland CHW SP $6,000,000 19.57 3.46 20.09
121 Adam Wainwright STL SP $19,500,000 22.34 5.79 19.67
122 Tyler Anderson COL SP $540,000 13.40 2.72 18.69
123 Zack Greinke ARI SP $34,416,667 21.28 6.82 18.12
124 Yovani Gallardo SEA SP $11,000,000 18.75 2.89 17.95
125 Jeremy Hellickson PHI SP $17,200,000 20.43 4.75 17.86
126 Jacob Turner WSH SP $535,000 19.15 1.44 17.67
127 Kevin Gausman BAL SP $3,450,000 22.34 2.76 17.51
128 Wade Miley BAL SP $6,416,667 20.21 2.86 14.52
129 Jeff Samardzija SF SP $18,000,000 22.92 3.77 14.19
130 Ricky Nolasco LAA SP $12,250,000 19.59 3.54 13.81
131 Jon Lester CHC SP $25,833,333 21.28 5.15 12.30
132 Amir Garrett CIN SP $535,000 12.77 2.19 10.95
133 Wily Peralta MIL SP $4,275,000 17.53 2.10 10.87
134 John Lackey CHC SP $16,000,000 20.21 4.09 10.38
135 Marco Estrada TOR SP $13,000,000 20.21 3.09 10.16
136 Johnny Cueto SF SP $21,666,667 19.79 4.72 9.69
137 Kyle Gibson MIN SP $2,900,000 18.09 2.73 7.37
138 Bartolo Colon MIN SP $535,000 14.89 1.07 6.71
139 Bronson Arroyo CIN SP $535,000 15.96 1.93 6.30
140 Felix Hernandez SEA SP $25,000,000 10.42 4.97 5.97
141 Francisco Liriano TOR SP $13,000,000 15.96 2.87 5.62
142 Rick Porcello BOS SP $20,625,000 20.83 3.87 5.26
143 Tyler Glasnow PIT SP $541,000 15.79 2.02 5.19
144 Tom Koehler MIA SP $5,750,000 11.83 1.36 4.93
145 Travis Wood KC SP $6,000,000 29.03 0.48 4.17
146 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP $22,142,857 20.43 3.82 3.79
147 Justin Verlander DET SP $27,000,000 21.51 3.90 3.47
148 Ubaldo Jimenez BAL SP $12,500,000 20.21 1.91 2.54
149 Jordan Zimmermann DET SP $22,000,000 19.35 3.48 2.20
150 Anibal Sanchez DET SP $16,000,000 17.20 1.27 1.01
151 Chris Tillman BAL SP $10,050,000 12.77 1.25 0.30