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 Position AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Zack Wheeler NYM SP $800,000 11.73 2.00 99.43
2 Lance Lynn STL SP $7,833,333 14.20 3.30 94.73
3 Tanner Roark WSH SP $4,315,000 17.90 6.21 94.09
4 Matt Moore SF SP $2,800,000 16.67 5.56 91.60
5 Tyler Chatwood COL SP $4,400,000 16.67 4.89 91.58
6 Tyson Ross TEX SP $6,000,000 11.73 4.89 91.28
7 Garrett Richards LAA SP $6,850,000 14.81 3.33 89.41
8 Mike Minor KC SP $3,625,000 14.81 1.38 88.11
9 Trevor Bauer CLE SP $3,550,000 16.67 5.07 87.08
10 Carlos Martinez STL SP $10,200,000 19.14 5.97 86.65
11 Kenta Maeda LAD SP $3,125,000 17.90 5.55 86.22
12 Christian Friedrich SD SP $1,790,000 16.05 3.58 86.16
13 Chase Anderson MIL SP $2,450,000 10.49 5.59 85.81
14 Drew Pomeranz BOS SP $4,450,000 18.52 4.70 85.76
15 Danny Salazar CLE SP $3,400,000 18.52 4.53 85.61
16 Martin Perez TEX SP $3,125,000 15.43 5.08 83.28
17 Jhoulys Chacin SD SP $1,750,000 16.05 4.04 82.69
18 Madison Bumgarner SF SP $7,000,000 19.75 6.50 82.63
19 Chris Archer TB SP $4,250,000 19.14 5.19 82.38
20 Tom Koehler MIA SP $5,750,000 16.67 4.59 82.00
21 Corey Kluber CLE SP $7,700,000 19.75 6.38 81.09
22 Kevin Gausman BAL SP $3,450,000 18.52 4.83 80.42
23 Jacob deGrom NYM SP $4,050,000 17.90 5.07 79.46
24 Clayton Richard SD SP $1,750,000 16.05 3.04 77.46
25 Clay Buchholz PHI SP $7,486,250 12.96 4.86 76.62
26 Michael Fiers HOU SP $3,450,000 17.28 4.68 75.47
27 Marcus Stroman TOR SP $3,400,000 17.90 5.17 74.69
28 Taijuan Walker ARI SP $2,250,000 16.67 4.41 74.66
29 Jake Arrieta CHC SP $15,637,500 19.14 6.35 74.44
30 Chris Sale BOS SP $6,500,000 19.75 6.00 73.91
31 Rich Hill LAD SP $16,000,000 13.58 6.23 73.20
32 Jose Quintana CHW SP $5,300,000 19.75 5.47 72.89
33 Collin McHugh HOU SP $3,850,000 19.75 4.75 72.19
34 Chris Tillman BAL SP $10,050,000 18.52 4.90 69.96
35 J.A. Happ TOR SP $12,000,000 19.14 5.77 69.79
36 James Paxton SEA SP $2,350,000 17.90 4.24 69.50
37 Yu Darvish TEX SP $10,000,000 17.90 4.34 68.75
38 Kyle Gibson MIN SP $2,900,000 17.90 3.72 68.74
39 Carlos Carrasco CLE SP $5,500,000 18.52 4.97 67.65
40 Jake Odorizzi TB SP $4,100,000 18.52 4.83 67.24
41 Charlie Morton HOU SP $7,000,000 12.96 4.52 67.07
42 Francisco Liriano TOR SP $13,000,000 16.67 4.37 66.80
43 Julio Teheran ATL SP $5,400,000 19.14 4.94 65.90
44 Jaime Garcia ATL SP $6,875,000 15.43 4.84 64.80
45 R.A. Dickey ATL SP $8,000,000 17.90 4.34 62.64
46 Hector Santiago MIN SP $8,000,000 19.14 4.13 61.71
47 Sonny Gray OAK SP $3,575,000 17.90 3.48 60.11
48 Gerrit Cole PIT SP $3,750,000 18.52 4.23 59.67
49 Edinson Volquez MIA SP $11,000,000 18.52 4.53 58.56
50 Dallas Keuchel HOU SP $9,150,000 19.14 4.90 58.42
51 Gio Gonzalez WSH SP $8,400,000 18.52 4.57 55.78
52 Wily Peralta MIL SP $4,275,000 14.81 3.79 55.63
53 Derek Holland CHW SP $6,000,000 11.11 4.17 54.44
54 Andrew Cashner TEX SP $10,000,000 16.67 3.59 50.98
55 Matt Harvey NYM SP $5,125,000 14.20 3.87 50.27
56 Matt Shoemaker LAA SP $3,325,000 19.14 4.45 49.10
57 Wade Miley BAL SP $6,416,667 16.05 4.12 46.80
58 Marco Estrada TOR SP $13,000,000 17.90 4.90 45.24
59 Drew Smyly SEA SP $6,850,000 17.90 4.48 44.83
60 Miguel Gonzalez CHW SP $5,900,000 16.67 4.15 44.03
61 John Lackey CHC SP $16,000,000 17.90 5.55 42.64
62 Shelby Miller ARI SP $4,700,000 16.67 2.81 42.50
63 Danny Duffy KC SP $13,000,000 19.14 5.13 40.64
64 Alex Cobb TB SP $4,200,000 14.81 1.63 40.47
65 Ivan Nova PIT SP $8,666,667 17.28 4.86 40.27
66 Ervin Santana MIN SP $13,750,000 19.14 4.71 39.86
67 Josh Tomlin CLE SP $1,833,333 16.05 4.92 36.28
68 Ian Kennedy KC SP $14,000,000 19.75 4.72 32.71
69 Matt Garza MIL SP $12,500,000 13.58 3.73 31.82
70 Jason Vargas KC SP $8,000,000 14.81 2.29 27.28
71 Ubaldo Jimenez BAL SP $12,500,000 17.90 3.31 25.73
72 Michael Pineda NYY SP $7,400,000 17.90 4.17 25.69
73 Hisashi Iwakuma SEA SP $12,000,000 18.52 5.37 25.64
74 Scott Kazmir LAD SP $16,000,000 15.43 4.56 22.62
75 Cole Hamels TEX SP $24,000,000 19.75 5.56 21.74
76 Jon Lester CHC SP $25,833,333 19.75 6.47 21.29
77 Jeremy Hellickson PHI SP $17,200,000 18.52 4.90 20.97
78 Johnny Cueto SF SP $21,666,667 19.75 6.47 19.33
79 Ricky Nolasco LAA SP $12,250,000 18.52 4.50 16.02
80 Brandon McCarthy LAD SP $12,000,000 11.73 2.47 15.86
81 Rick Porcello BOS SP $20,625,000 19.75 6.34 15.60
82 Jeff Samardzija SF SP $18,000,000 19.14 5.29 14.99
83 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP $25,000,000 17.28 5.50 13.58
84 Justin Verlander DET SP $27,000,000 19.75 6.25 12.73
85 James Shields CHW SP $18,750,000 17.90 3.90 12.12
86 Felix Hernandez SEA SP $25,000,000 19.75 4.66 11.12
87 C.C. Sabathia NYY SP $23,000,000 16.05 4.96 10.86
88 Adam Wainwright STL SP $19,500,000 17.90 5.03 10.25
89 Max Scherzer WSH SP $30,000,000 19.75 6.84 8.96
90 Anibal Sanchez DET SP $16,000,000 12.35 4.30 8.83
91 Bartolo Colon ATL SP $12,500,000 18.52 4.57 8.13
92 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP $22,142,857 18.52 5.87 7.28
93 Mike Leake STL SP $16,000,000 18.52 4.37 6.46
94 Wei-Yen Chen MIA SP $16,000,000 17.28 3.68 5.76
95 Jordan Zimmermann DET SP $22,000,000 17.28 3.79 2.50
96 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $30,714,286 18.52 6.63 2.30
97 David Price BOS SP $31,000,000 19.75 6.03 1.63
98 Phil Hughes MIN SP $14,000,000 12.96 2.62 0.57
99 Zack Greinke ARI SP $34,416,667 19.14 4.87 0.34