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 Chris Sale BOS SP $6,500,000 21.74 7.38 98.91
2 Dallas Keuchel HOU SP $9,150,000 18.75 8.74 98.40
3 James Paxton SEA SP $2,350,000 12.50 7.28 98.01
4 Ervin Santana MIN SP $13,750,000 23.26 8.40 97.72
5 Michael Fulmer DET SP $551,900 19.57 7.00 97.06
6 Mike Leake STL SP $16,000,000 20.45 8.70 96.21
7 Alex Wood LAD SP $2,800,000 18.75 6.44 95.66
8 Dylan Bundy BAL SP $1,640,000 22.22 6.37 95.52
9 Kyle Freeland COL SP $535,000 18.37 7.18 95.23
10 Lance McCullers HOU SP $548,000 20.83 6.33 95.09
11 Carlos Carrasco CLE SP $5,500,000 20.00 6.12 94.38
12 Antonio Senzatela COL SP $535,000 18.37 6.89 94.08
13 Jason Vargas KC SP $8,000,000 19.57 6.74 93.77
14 Andrew Triggs OAK SP $537,500 19.57 6.22 92.67
15 Ivan Nova PIT SP $8,666,667 20.83 6.78 92.55
16 Robbie Ray ARI SP $570,400 20.41 6.30 92.53
17 Luis Severino NYY SP $550,975 20.45 5.33 92.27
18 Marcus Stroman TOR SP $3,400,000 23.40 6.20 89.24
19 Yu Darvish TEX SP $10,000,000 20.83 6.37 88.27
20 Trevor Cahill SD SP $1,750,000 14.29 6.33 87.81
21 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP $760,500 21.74 5.47 87.49
22 Eduardo Rodriguez BOS SP $584,500 19.57 4.93 86.52
23 Gerrit Cole PIT SP $3,750,000 20.83 4.82 84.11
24 Lance Lynn STL SP $7,833,333 20.45 6.37 84.06
25 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $30,714,286 20.83 9.47 83.25
26 Taijuan Walker ARI SP $2,250,000 18.37 6.11 83.15
27 Noah Syndergaard NYM SP $605,500 11.11 5.27 82.95
28 Jacob deGrom NYM SP $4,050,000 22.22 5.67 81.25
29 Gio Gonzalez WSH SP $8,400,000 21.74 6.38 81.19
30 Jameson Taillon PIT SP $555,500 12.50 5.39 80.66
31 Danny Duffy KC SP $13,000,000 21.74 5.97 80.32
32 Carlos Martinez STL SP $10,200,000 20.45 6.74 79.88
33 Matt Andriese TB SP $535,000 20.00 5.73 78.86
34 Zack Wheeler NYM SP $800,000 20.00 4.70 78.35
35 Sonny Gray OAK SP $3,575,000 10.87 5.33 78.26
36 Kendall Graveman OAK SP $545,000 17.39 4.38 77.51
37 Dan Straily MIA SP $552,100 20.00 4.18 77.35
38 David Holmberg CHW SP $535,000 17.78 1.17 76.94
39 Michael Pineda NYY SP $7,400,000 20.45 6.05 76.73
40 Jesse Hahn OAK SP $535,000 19.57 3.63 75.80
41 Clayton Richard SD SP $1,750,000 20.41 5.07 74.12
42 Michael Wacha STL SP $2,775,000 18.18 4.83 74.09
43 Derek Holland CHW SP $6,000,000 20.00 6.18 72.44
44 Jordan Montgomery NYY SP $535,000 18.18 4.19 72.02
45 Tyler Chatwood COL SP $4,400,000 20.41 4.80 72.01
46 Jake Odorizzi TB SP $4,100,000 16.00 5.00 71.33
47 Tyler Skaggs LAA SP $555,000 10.00 4.07 70.97
48 Chris Archer TB SP $4,250,000 20.00 4.97 70.76
49 Alec Asher BAL SP $535,000 24.44 2.36 70.25
50 Wade Miley BAL SP $6,416,667 20.00 4.41 70.08
51 Marco Estrada TOR SP $13,000,000 21.28 5.17 69.87
52 Martin Perez TEX SP $3,125,000 20.83 4.11 69.78
53 Ariel Miranda SEA SP $540,500 22.92 4.12 69.75
54 Tanner Roark WSH SP $4,315,000 21.74 5.13 68.47
55 Matt Shoemaker LAA SP $3,325,000 20.00 4.74 66.12
56 Erasmo Ramirez TB SP $3,125,000 28.00 2.57 65.89
57 Alex Cobb TB SP $4,200,000 20.00 5.24 65.65
58 Nate Karns KC SP $571,000 19.57 3.59 64.52
59 Scott Feldman CIN SP $2,300,000 21.74 4.33 63.38
60 Jimmy Nelson MIL SP $547,000 19.15 4.04 63.25
61 Mike Foltynewicz ATL SP $544,000 20.00 4.30 62.52
62 Aaron Sanchez TOR SP $535,000 10.64 3.07 60.15
63 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP $25,000,000 19.57 7.37 59.84
64 Hector Santiago MIN SP $8,000,000 20.93 4.89 58.16
65 Joe Ross WSH SP $551,000 10.87 4.53 57.23
66 Jerad Eickhoff PHI SP $552,000 20.00 2.96 55.03
67 Sean Manaea OAK SP $537,500 15.22 3.19 54.94
68 Andrew Cashner TEX SP $10,000,000 16.67 4.17 54.76
69 Kenta Maeda LAD SP $3,125,000 16.67 4.92 54.17
70 A.J. Griffin TEX SP $2,000,000 14.58 4.81 52.38
71 Patrick Corbin ARI SP $3,950,000 22.45 4.58 52.30
72 Jesse Chavez LAA SP $5,750,000 20.00 4.27 51.30
73 Charlie Morton HOU SP $7,000,000 20.83 5.17 50.89
74 Jaime Garcia ATL SP $6,875,000 17.78 4.08 50.63
75 Drew Pomeranz BOS SP $4,450,000 19.57 4.11 50.25
76 Mike Pelfrey CHW SP $535,000 13.33 2.94 48.66
77 Chase Anderson MIL SP $2,450,000 19.15 3.96 48.32
78 Daniel Norris DET SP $545,500 19.57 3.68 48.27
79 Tyler Anderson COL SP $540,000 20.41 3.70 47.79
80 Zack Greinke ARI SP $34,416,667 22.45 6.59 46.53
81 Corey Kluber CLE SP $7,700,000 13.33 4.89 45.31
82 Jose Quintana CHW SP $5,300,000 22.22 3.64 44.58
83 Jeremy Hellickson PHI SP $17,200,000 22.22 5.77 44.56
84 Zach Eflin PHI SP $537,000 15.56 2.71 42.66
85 Max Scherzer WSH SP $30,000,000 19.57 6.74 42.58
86 Vincent Velasquez PHI SP $547,000 22.22 3.47 42.56
87 Matt Garza MIL SP $12,500,000 12.77 5.13 42.54
88 Zach Davies MIL SP $546,200 21.28 4.53 42.42
89 Jhoulys Chacin SD SP $1,750,000 24.49 3.32 42.09
90 Luis Perdomo SD SP $544,300 14.29 2.90 40.34
91 Miguel Gonzalez CHW SP $5,900,000 20.00 4.37 40.19
92 Alex Meyer LAA SP $535,000 10.00 3.47 39.32
93 Jharel Cotton OAK SP $535,000 15.22 3.71 38.36
94 Jacob Turner WSH SP $535,000 19.57 2.30 38.12
95 R.A. Dickey ATL SP $8,000,000 20.00 5.44 37.77
96 Bryan Mitchell NYY SP $550,625 22.73 0.83 37.35
97 Wei-Yen Chen MIA SP $16,000,000 11.11 4.60 36.33
98 Amir Garrett CIN SP $535,000 17.39 3.88 35.49
99 Cole Hamels TEX SP $24,000,000 10.42 5.93 33.98
100 Jon Lester CHC SP $25,833,333 21.74 6.00 32.60
101 Matt Boyd DET SP $544,200 19.57 3.11 32.22
102 Hyun-Jin Ryu LAD SP $6,000,000 16.67 4.88 32.21
103 Wily Peralta MIL SP $4,275,000 21.28 4.20 32.20
104 Matt Harvey NYM SP $5,125,000 20.00 3.59 32.16
105 Julio Teheran ATL SP $5,400,000 28.89 3.10 32.11
106 Ian Kennedy KC SP $14,000,000 15.22 2.95 31.49
107 Trevor Bauer CLE SP $3,550,000 20.00 3.42 31.16
108 Joe Musgrove HOU SP $543,400 18.75 3.26 30.86
109 Blake Snell TB SP $545,000 16.00 2.50 30.05
110 Danny Salazar CLE SP $3,400,000 20.00 3.33 30.02
111 Matt Moore SF SP $2,800,000 20.41 3.60 29.62
112 Tim Adleman CIN SP $535,000 15.22 3.14 28.89
113 Josh Tomlin CLE SP $1,833,333 20.00 2.31 28.10
114 Johnny Cueto SF SP $21,666,667 20.41 5.00 27.95
115 Chad Kuhl PIT SP $550,000 20.83 1.90 26.72
116 Jeff Samardzija SF SP $18,000,000 22.45 3.73 26.65
117 Jarlin Garcia MIA SP $535,000 37.78 0.37 25.71
118 Ricky Nolasco LAA SP $12,250,000 20.00 3.77 25.56
119 Adam Wainwright STL SP $19,500,000 22.73 5.57 20.50
120 Jake Arrieta CHC SP $15,637,500 21.74 5.07 19.42
121 Hisashi Iwakuma SEA SP $12,000,000 12.50 2.67 18.17
122 John Lackey CHC SP $16,000,000 21.74 4.73 17.44
123 C.C. Sabathia NYY SP $23,000,000 20.45 4.63 16.80
124 Yovani Gallardo SEA SP $11,000,000 18.75 2.93 16.76
125 Adam Conley MIA SP $537,500 15.56 1.95 16.10
126 Matt Wisler ATL SP $535,000 11.11 0.00 15.22
127 Robert Gsellman NYM SP $541,750 26.67 1.97 15.05
128 Bronson Arroyo CIN SP $535,000 19.57 2.74 14.67
129 Edinson Volquez MIA SP $11,000,000 20.00 2.74 14.59
130 Matt Cain SF SP $22,500,000 18.37 4.18 13.86
131 Tom Milone NYM SP $1,250,000 20.00 1.44 13.54
132 Jason Hammel KC SP $8,000,000 19.57 2.18 12.98
133 Kevin Gausman BAL SP $3,450,000 22.22 2.03 12.33
134 Tyler Glasnow PIT SP $541,000 20.83 3.13 12.32
135 Rick Porcello BOS SP $20,625,000 21.74 4.35 11.81
136 Chase De Jong SEA SP $535,000 12.50 0.72 11.44
137 Michael Fiers HOU SP $3,450,000 20.83 2.32 9.88
138 Rookie Davis CIN SP $535,000 10.87 2.00 9.18
139 Tom Koehler MIA SP $5,750,000 17.78 1.67 8.17
140 Phil Hughes MIN SP $14,000,000 20.93 3.67 7.73
141 Justin Verlander DET SP $27,000,000 21.74 4.35 7.10
142 Francisco Liriano TOR SP $13,000,000 14.89 2.33 7.03
143 Brett Anderson CHC SP $3,500,000 13.04 2.17 5.80
144 Felix Hernandez SEA SP $25,000,000 10.42 4.13 4.71
145 Bartolo Colon ATL SP $12,500,000 22.22 2.10 4.32
146 Cesar Valdez TOR SP $535,000 10.64 0.07 3.89
147 Jered Weaver SD SP $3,000,000 18.37 0.81 3.26
148 Steven Wright BOS SP $593,500 10.87 1.20 2.84
149 Jordan Zimmermann DET SP $22,000,000 19.57 3.74 2.81
150 Ubaldo Jimenez BAL SP $12,500,000 20.00 1.52 2.81
151 Dylan Covey CHW SP $535,000 17.78 0.43 2.73
152 Kyle Gibson MIN SP $2,900,000 16.28 0.76 2.02
153 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP $22,142,857 20.45 3.67 1.76