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 Tyler Chatwood COL SP $4,400,000 16.05 4.62 95.29
2 Danny Salazar CLE SP $3,400,000 17.90 4.97 94.54
3 Chris Archer TB SP $4,250,000 19.14 5.58 93.99
4 Trevor Bauer CLE SP $3,550,000 16.67 4.85 93.40
5 Matt Moore SF SP $2,800,000 16.67 4.89 92.31
6 Garrett Richards LAA SP $6,850,000 14.20 5.43 90.81
7 Tanner Roark WSH SP $4,315,000 18.52 5.27 90.54
8 Tom Koehler MIA SP $5,750,000 16.67 4.41 89.85
9 Tyson Ross TEX SP $6,000,000 11.11 4.94 88.01
10 Martin Perez TEX SP $3,125,000 16.05 4.38 87.96
11 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP $760,500 18.52 5.67 87.03
12 Drew Pomeranz BOS SP $4,450,000 17.28 4.39 86.58
13 Noah Syndergaard NYM SP $605,500 19.14 6.06 86.46
14 James Paxton SEA SP $2,350,000 16.67 5.15 85.13
15 Francisco Liriano TOR SP $13,000,000 16.67 4.70 84.88
16 Jacob deGrom NYM SP $4,050,000 17.28 5.71 84.16
17 Shelby Miller ARI SP $4,700,000 16.67 3.89 84.04
18 Christian Friedrich SD SP $1,790,000 17.90 3.62 83.47
19 Carlos Martinez STL SP $10,200,000 19.14 5.81 82.51
20 Yu Darvish TEX SP $10,000,000 17.28 5.68 81.76
21 Gerrit Cole PIT SP $3,750,000 17.90 5.45 81.74
22 Marcus Stroman TOR SP $3,400,000 17.28 5.32 80.29
23 Jhoulys Chacin SD SP $1,750,000 15.43 4.36 79.24
24 Kyle Gibson MIN SP $2,900,000 17.90 4.17 78.97
25 Madison Bumgarner SF SP $7,000,000 19.75 6.22 78.61
26 Jake Odorizzi TB SP $4,100,000 18.52 4.87 77.81
27 Sonny Gray OAK SP $3,575,000 16.67 4.81 77.04
28 Corey Kluber CLE SP $7,700,000 19.14 6.39 76.95
29 Rich Hill LAD SP $16,000,000 12.96 6.38 76.18
30 Chris Sale BOS SP $6,500,000 19.14 6.39 76.17
31 Kenta Maeda LAD SP $3,125,000 17.90 5.34 75.99
32 Lance Lynn STL SP $7,833,333 13.58 5.00 75.05
33 Kevin Gausman BAL SP $3,450,000 18.52 4.80 74.74
34 Dallas Keuchel HOU SP $9,150,000 19.14 5.77 73.51
35 Hector Santiago MIN SP $8,000,000 19.14 3.84 72.67
36 Alex Cobb TB SP $4,200,000 13.58 4.45 72.54
37 Chris Tillman BAL SP $10,050,000 16.67 4.89 72.24
38 Carlos Carrasco CLE SP $5,500,000 17.90 5.55 70.94
39 Collin McHugh HOU SP $3,850,000 19.14 4.94 70.31
40 Gio Gonzalez WSH SP $8,400,000 18.52 4.67 70.16
41 Edinson Volquez MIA SP $11,000,000 18.52 4.47 70.13
42 Jake Arrieta CHC SP $15,637,500 19.14 5.97 67.15
43 Julio Teheran ATL SP $5,400,000 19.14 5.03 66.99
44 Michael Fiers HOU SP $3,450,000 17.28 4.57 65.26
45 Jose Quintana CHW SP $5,300,000 19.14 5.58 63.44
46 Matt Harvey NYM SP $5,125,000 14.20 5.13 62.98
47 Taijuan Walker ARI SP $2,250,000 16.67 4.63 61.22
48 Clay Buchholz PHI SP $7,486,250 13.58 4.82 60.14
49 J.A. Happ TOR SP $12,000,000 18.52 5.10 59.35
50 Clayton Richard SD SP $1,750,000 14.81 4.00 58.02
51 Jaime Garcia ATL SP $6,875,000 14.81 4.92 55.96
52 Zack Wheeler NYM SP $800,000 11.11 3.17 55.73
53 Chase Anderson MIL SP $2,450,000 11.73 4.26 55.73
54 Jason Hammel KC SP $8,000,000 16.67 4.56 55.11
55 Matt Shoemaker LAA SP $3,325,000 18.52 4.80 54.70
56 Wade Miley BAL SP $6,416,667 16.67 4.15 53.48
57 Miguel Gonzalez CHW SP $5,900,000 16.05 4.15 53.27
58 Drew Smyly SEA SP $6,850,000 17.90 4.38 51.57
59 Charlie Morton HOU SP $7,000,000 11.73 4.74 50.43
60 Scott Feldman CIN SP $2,300,000 13.58 3.91 50.23
61 Danny Duffy KC SP $13,000,000 19.14 5.16 49.45
62 Wily Peralta MIL SP $4,275,000 14.81 3.96 49.05
63 Marco Estrada TOR SP $13,000,000 17.90 4.90 47.90
64 R.A. Dickey ATL SP $8,000,000 17.90 4.38 46.50
65 Ubaldo Jimenez BAL SP $12,500,000 17.28 3.57 45.69
66 Derek Holland CHW SP $6,000,000 11.11 3.94 44.47
67 Scott Kazmir LAD SP $16,000,000 14.81 4.63 42.74
68 Chi Chi Gonzalez TEX SP $537,000 15.43 2.28 41.70
69 Matt Garza MIL SP $12,500,000 14.81 4.21 40.04
70 Brandon McCarthy LAD SP $12,000,000 11.11 3.56 39.21
71 Ian Kennedy KC SP $14,000,000 19.14 4.58 36.62
72 Ervin Santana MIN SP $13,750,000 18.52 4.97 36.49
73 John Lackey CHC SP $16,000,000 17.90 5.38 34.43
74 Andrew Cashner TEX SP $10,000,000 15.43 3.92 31.30
75 James Shields CHW SP $18,750,000 17.90 3.79 28.59
76 Michael Pineda NYY SP $7,400,000 17.90 4.76 27.64
77 Hisashi Iwakuma SEA SP $12,000,000 17.90 5.10 25.01
78 Ivan Nova PIT SP $8,666,667 16.05 4.96 24.26
79 Cole Hamels TEX SP $24,000,000 19.14 5.39 21.89
80 Felix Hernandez SEA SP $25,000,000 19.14 5.39 20.69
81 Johnny Cueto SF SP $21,666,667 19.14 6.29 19.17
82 Ricky Nolasco LAA SP $12,250,000 17.28 4.79 19.14
83 Jon Lester CHC SP $25,833,333 19.14 6.26 18.25
84 Justin Verlander DET SP $27,000,000 19.14 5.97 15.55
85 Jeff Samardzija SF SP $18,000,000 19.14 5.19 15.40
86 Anibal Sanchez DET SP $16,000,000 11.73 4.37 14.09
87 C.C. Sabathia NYY SP $23,000,000 15.43 4.92 12.29
88 Jason Vargas KC SP $8,000,000 12.96 4.19 11.78
89 Adam Wainwright STL SP $19,500,000 17.28 5.07 11.07
90 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP $25,000,000 17.28 5.96 9.91
91 Josh Tomlin CLE SP $1,833,333 16.05 4.35 9.24
92 Bartolo Colon ATL SP $12,500,000 18.52 4.67 8.67
93 Wei-Yen Chen MIA SP $16,000,000 16.67 5.07 8.58
94 Jeremy Hellickson PHI SP $17,200,000 17.90 4.52 8.27
95 Max Scherzer WSH SP $30,000,000 19.14 6.55 7.53
96 Rick Porcello BOS SP $20,625,000 19.14 5.65 6.40
97 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $30,714,286 17.90 7.66 6.35
98 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP $22,142,857 18.52 5.60 5.90
99 Mike Leake STL SP $16,000,000 18.52 4.53 5.41
100 Phil Hughes MIN SP $14,000,000 12.96 4.10 1.72
101 Jordan Zimmermann DET SP $22,000,000 16.67 4.56 1.12
102 Mike Minor KC SP $3,625,000 22.22 0.97 1.08
103 David Price BOS SP $31,000,000 17.90 5.93 0.60
104 Zack Greinke ARI SP $34,416,667 18.52 5.37 0.46