MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2018 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".

Last Updated: Aug 08, 2018

Rank Player Team Pos. AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $6,500,000 99.11 4.89 99.98
2 Mookie Betts BOS RF $10,500,000 83.33 5.13 99.98
3 Francisco Lindor CLE SS $623,200 99.11 4.59 99.93
4 Mike Trout LAA CF $24,083,333 94.78 4.77 99.66
5 Aaron Judge NYY RF $622,300 88.39 4.20 99.65
6 Javier Baez CHC 2B $657,000 98.23 4.14 99.20
7 Alex Bregman HOU 3B $599,000 97.39 4.06 99.07
8 Andrew Benintendi BOS LF $620,500 93.86 4.21 98.55
9 Juan Soto WSH LF $545,000 60.18 4.06 98.45
10 Matt Carpenter STL 1B $8,666,667 95.61 4.09 98.28
11 Matt Chapman OAK 3B $547,500 85.96 3.36 98.02
12 Trevor Story COL SS $555,000 100.00 3.85 97.43
13 Max Muncy LAD 2B $545,000 79.82 3.53 96.22
14 Christian Yelich MIL LF $7,081,429 86.21 4.15 95.70
15 Jesus Aguilar MIL 1B $557,200 88.79 3.58 95.28
16 Eugenio Suarez CIN 3B $11,000,000 85.09 4.25 94.70
17 Eddie Rosario MIN LF $602,500 100.00 3.62 94.26
18 J.D. Martinez BOS DH $22,000,000 93.86 4.68 94.07
19 Nolan Arenado COL 3B $14,750,000 94.69 4.26 93.71
20 Paul Goldschmidt ARI 1B $6,400,000 98.26 3.82 93.15
21 Whit Merrifield KC 2B $569,500 96.46 3.37 92.88
22 Aaron Hicks NYY CF $2,825,000 82.14 3.61 92.40
23 Ozzie Albies ATL 2B $555,000 96.36 3.80 91.64
24 Rhys Hoskins PHI LF $552,500 92.04 3.88 91.15
25 Mitch Haniger SEA RF $560,200 98.25 3.39 90.18
26 Carlos Correa HOU SS $1,000,000 63.48 3.66 90.17
27 Trea Turner WSH SS $577,200 100.00 3.63 89.55
28 J.T. Realmuto MIA C $2,900,000 74.78 3.55 89.31
29 Travis Shaw MIL 3B $567,400 93.97 3.24 88.33
30 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $545,000 61.74 3.54 88.31
31 David Peralta ARI LF $3,300,000 89.57 3.50 88.02
32 Gleyber Torres NYY SS $545,000 67.86 3.38 86.81
33 Brandon Nimmo NYM CF $555,968 92.79 3.00 86.69
34 Willson Contreras CHC C $604,500 85.84 3.00 85.84
35 Starling Marte PIT CF $5,166,667 87.72 3.72 85.83
36 Freddie Freeman ATL 1B $16,875,000 100.00 3.92 85.25
37 A.J. Pollock ARI CF $7,750,000 60.00 3.80 84.11
38 Scooter Gennett CIN 2B $5,700,000 96.49 3.45 82.76
39 Matt Olson OAK 1B $547,500 100.00 3.15 82.61
40 Kyle Schwarber CHC LF $604,500 88.50 3.16 82.36
41 Daniel Robertson TB SS $548,300 77.88 2.91 82.07
42 Chris Taylor LAD SS $575,000 98.25 3.14 81.81
43 Jurickson Profar TEX SS $1,050,000 86.96 3.47 81.25
44 Brian Anderson MIA RF $545,000 99.13 3.12 80.37
45 Andrelton Simmons LAA SS $8,285,714 90.43 3.12 80.14
46 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $7,050,000 81.58 3.68 80.12
47 Justin Smoak TOR 1B $4,250,000 92.86 3.34 79.80
48 Cody Bellinger LAD 1B $585,000 99.12 3.25 79.78
49 Scott Schebler CIN RF $580,000 66.67 3.16 79.66
50 Nick Markakis ATL RF $11,000,000 100.00 3.59 79.38
51 Khris Davis OAK DH $10,500,000 91.23 4.05 79.12
52 Eduardo Escobar ARI 3B $4,850,000 93.04 3.38 78.53
53 Corey Dickerson PIT LF $5,950,000 83.33 3.21 78.36
54 Mallex Smith TB LF $553,000 90.27 2.67 78.11
55 Lorenzo Cain MIL CF $16,000,000 84.48 3.36 77.78
56 Manny Machado LAD SS $16,000,000 100.00 3.89 77.49
57 Didi Gregorius NYY SS $8,500,000 95.54 3.64 76.84
58 Joey Gallo TEX LF $560,000 94.78 3.37 75.23
59 Johan Camargo ATL 3B $555,000 80.00 2.93 75.08
60 Jed Lowrie OAK 2B $7,666,667 96.49 3.28 74.83
61 Rougned Odor TEX 2B $8,250,000 73.91 3.39 74.29
62 Nick Ahmed ARI SS $1,275,000 93.04 2.91 73.60
63 Nelson Cruz SEA DH $14,250,000 86.84 3.75 73.28
64 Miguel Andujar NYY 3B $545,800 90.18 3.12 72.03
65 Max Kepler MIN CF $587,500 97.32 2.88 71.71
66 Joc Pederson LAD LF $2,600,000 92.11 2.63 71.47
67 Matt Adams WSH 1B $4,000,000 75.22 2.81 70.86
68 Yasmani Grandal LAD C $7,900,000 84.21 3.24 70.84
69 Robinson Chirinos TEX C $2,125,000 72.17 3.13 70.71
70 Mark Canha OAK CF $547,500 79.82 2.84 68.73
71 Kris Bryant CHC 3B $10,850,000 67.26 3.76 68.36
72 Gregory Polanco PIT RF $7,000,000 91.23 3.56 68.20
73 Anthony Rizzo CHC 1B $5,857,143 92.04 3.49 68.15
74 Nomar Mazara TEX RF $563,560 80.87 3.20 67.85
75 Leonys Martin CLE CF $1,750,000 75.00 3.08 66.96
76 Wilson Ramos PHI C $6,250,000 69.03 3.18 66.94
77 C.J. Cron TB DH $2,300,000 92.04 3.18 66.53
78 Daniel Descalso ARI 2B $1,500,000 89.57 2.49 66.07
79 Cesar Hernandez PHI 2B $5,100,000 100.00 3.20 66.01
80 Yoan Moncada CHW 2B $555,000 92.92 3.14 64.63
81 Michael Brantley CLE LF $6,250,000 89.29 3.54 64.18
82 Joe Wendle TB 2B $545,000 84.07 2.54 63.81
83 Francisco Cervelli PIT C $10,333,333 62.28 3.11 63.16
84 Matt Davidson CHW DH $570,000 79.65 2.86 63.11
85 Jesse Winker CIN RF $545,000 78.95 2.81 62.85
86 Nick Castellanos DET RF $6,050,000 97.37 3.33 62.57
87 Ian Happ CHC CF $570,000 89.38 2.64 61.99
88 Michael Conforto NYM RF $605,094 91.89 2.80 61.90
89 Jeimer Candelario DET 3B $548,300 85.96 3.02 61.28
90 Mitch Moreland BOS 1B $6,500,000 77.19 3.19 61.23
91 Jose Martinez STL 1B $560,400 93.86 2.82 60.77
92 Mike Moustakas MIL 3B $6,500,000 93.97 3.23 60.59
93 Tommy Pham TB CF $570,100 90.27 3.05 60.50
94 Jose Peraza CIN SS $570,000 97.37 3.00 60.47
95 Shin-Soo Choo TEX DH $18,571,429 93.04 3.75 60.20
96 Chad Pinder OAK LF $550,000 63.16 2.39 60.17
97 Brandon Belt SF 1B $14,560,000 73.91 3.36 60.06
98 Christian Villanueva SD 3B $548,500 87.83 2.66 59.94
99 Brian Dozier LAD 2B $5,000,000 96.49 3.43 59.79
100 Teoscar Hernandez TOR LF $545,000 83.04 3.18 59.44
101 Isiah Kiner-Falefa TEX 3B $545,000 69.57 2.61 59.07
102 Matt Duffy TB 3B $930,000 84.07 2.68 58.59
103 Yasiel Puig LAD RF $6,000,000 73.68 3.11 58.58
104 Harrison Bader STL RF $545,000 78.95 2.07 57.47
105 Odubel Herrera PHI CF $6,100,000 95.58 3.29 57.34
106 Derek Dietrich MIA LF $2,900,000 95.65 2.86 57.20
107 Hunter Renfroe SD RF $553,800 60.87 2.67 57.03
108 Marcus Semien OAK SS $3,125,000 97.37 2.95 56.90
109 Ketel Marte ARI 2B $4,800,000 95.65 2.83 56.63
110 Anthony Rendon WSH 3B $12,300,000 77.88 3.58 56.56
111 Bryce Harper WSH CF $17,625,000 98.23 3.97 56.50
112 Ben Zobrist CHC 2B $14,000,000 84.07 2.99 56.13
113 Manuel Margot SD CF $556,900 83.48 2.60 54.50
114 Charlie Culberson ATL 3B $575,000 68.18 2.32 53.99
115 George Springer HOU CF $12,000,000 94.78 3.50 53.59
116 Evan Gattis HOU DH $6,700,000 86.09 3.05 53.20
117 Justin Bour MIA 1B $3,400,000 96.52 2.90 53.14
118 Randal Grichuk TOR CF $2,800,000 71.43 2.89 52.76
119 Addison Russell CHC SS $3,200,000 90.27 2.57 52.32
120 Carlos Gonzalez COL RF $8,000,000 83.19 3.17 51.91
121 Andrew McCutchen SF RF $8,583,333 96.52 3.16 51.76
122 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 97.35 2.97 50.99
123 Alen Hanson SF 2B $545,000 60.00 2.41 50.80
124 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $565,000 85.45 2.60 50.40
125 Daniel Palka CHW RF $545,000 70.80 2.86 49.64
126 Kevin Pillar TOR CF $3,250,000 86.61 2.81 49.50
127 Aledmys Diaz TOR SS $2,000,000 74.11 2.66 48.91
128 Yolmer Sanchez CHW 3B $2,350,000 96.46 2.70 48.90
129 Gorkys Hernandez SF LF $561,500 86.09 2.39 48.25
130 Ender Inciarte ATL CF $6,105,000 97.27 3.06 48.20
131 Maikel Franco PHI 3B $2,950,000 90.27 2.82 48.11
132 Michael Taylor WSH CF $2,525,000 90.27 2.49 47.85
133 Niko Goodrum DET 2B $545,000 81.58 2.59 47.55
134 Asdrubal Cabrera PHI 2B $9,250,000 96.46 3.21 47.44
135 Josh Bell PIT 1B $572,500 91.23 2.76 47.41
136 Delino DeShields TEX CF $561,500 71.30 2.71 47.39
137 Albert Almora CHC CF $584,500 94.69 2.21 47.38
138 Jonathan Villar BAL SS $2,550,000 81.42 2.34 46.82
139 Brett Gardner NYY LF $13,000,000 86.61 3.26 46.73
140 Adam Duvall ATL LF $645,000 100.00 2.51 46.71
141 Marwin Gonzalez HOU LF $3,725,000 91.30 2.50 46.11
142 Rafael Devers BOS 3B $564,500 84.21 3.01 45.64
143 Nick Williams PHI RF $553,000 92.04 2.46 45.59
144 Starlin Castro MIA 2B $8,571,429 98.26 2.89 45.29
145 Yairo Munoz STL SS $545,000 64.91 2.24 44.78
146 Miguel Rojas MIA SS $1,180,000 98.26 2.12 44.72
147 Brandon Crawford SF SS $12,500,000 95.65 2.81 44.47
148 Stephen Piscotty OAK RF $5,583,333 92.11 2.95 43.79
149 Jean Segura SEA SS $14,000,000 93.86 3.33 43.63
150 D.J. LeMahieu COL 2B $8,500,000 69.91 3.25 43.54
151 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 98.25 3.34 43.37
152 Leury Garcia CHW OF $1,175,000 64.60 2.44 42.87
153 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $13,000,000 98.23 3.41 42.46
154 Enrique Hernandez LAD LF $1,600,000 91.23 2.28 42.38
155 Yonder Alonso CLE 1B $8,000,000 91.07 3.08 42.06
156 Adam Frazier PIT 2B $571,000 60.53 1.87 41.42
157 Yan Gomes CLE C $3,833,333 71.43 2.73 41.15
158 David Freese PIT 3B $3,666,667 71.05 2.10 41.12
159 Jose Bautista NYM RF $545,000 68.47 2.47 40.92
160 Kurt Suzuki ATL C $3,500,000 68.18 2.67 40.86
161 Mitch Garver MIN C $547,500 66.96 2.17 40.75
162 Ronald Guzman TEX 1B $545,000 73.91 2.47 39.13
163 Jon Jay ARI RF $3,000,000 93.04 2.75 39.10
164 Wilmer Flores NYM 1B $3,400,000 82.88 2.38 38.61
165 Travis Jankowski SD RF $555,000 69.57 2.29 38.57
166 Jacoby Jones DET CF $549,400 87.72 2.23 38.52
167 Ryon Healy SEA 1B $559,200 84.21 2.83 38.25
168 Giancarlo Stanton NYY DH $25,000,000 99.11 3.77 37.99
169 Jose Iglesias DET SS $6,275,000 94.74 2.51 37.45
170 John Hicks DET 1B $551,300 71.05 2.52 37.44
171 Ben Gamel SEA LF $558,100 63.16 2.06 37.40
172 Jorge Alfaro PHI C $547,000 74.34 2.24 37.37
173 Denard Span SEA LF $10,333,333 84.21 2.93 37.27
174 Jackie Bradley BOS CF $6,100,000 88.60 2.76 35.96
175 Curtis Granderson TOR LF $5,000,000 80.36 2.50 35.40
176 Lucas Duda KC 1B $3,500,000 61.95 2.77 35.13
177 Devon Travis TOR 2B $1,450,000 63.39 2.42 35.03
178 Salvador Perez KC C $8,750,000 80.53 2.95 33.78
179 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $30,200,000 90.43 3.54 33.73
180 Ian Kinsler BOS 2B $15,000,000 82.46 3.06 33.05
181 Colin Moran PIT 3B $550,000 89.47 2.23 32.14
182 Kolten Wong STL 2B $5,100,000 83.33 1.93 31.81
183 Hernan Perez MIL 2B $1,975,000 81.03 1.91 31.64
184 Tucker Barnhart CIN C $4,000,000 83.33 2.39 31.58
185 Jake Marisnick HOU CF $1,900,000 66.96 1.81 31.18
186 Mike Zunino SEA C $2,975,000 64.91 2.38 30.39
187 Carlos Gomez TB RF $4,000,000 80.53 2.39 30.39
188 Jace Peterson BAL 2B $545,000 61.95 2.00 30.20
189 Todd Frazier NYM 3B $8,500,000 60.36 2.93 29.95
190 Justin Upton LAA LF $21,200,000 98.26 3.35 29.83
191 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $9,500,000 81.74 2.98 29.49
192 Danny Valencia BAL RF $1,200,000 70.80 2.27 29.19
193 Yangervis Solarte TOR 3B $3,750,000 96.43 2.85 28.87
194 Brock Holt BOS SS $2,225,000 64.04 2.21 28.51
195 Marcell Ozuna STL LF $9,000,000 97.37 2.75 28.30
196 Pablo Sandoval SF 3B $535,000 80.00 1.96 28.19
197 Jedd Gyorko STL 3B $6,200,000 80.70 2.18 27.65
198 Ehire Adrianza MIN SS $1,000,000 68.75 2.03 27.63
199 Robbie Grossman MIN DH $2,000,000 82.14 2.20 27.07
200 Wilmer Difo WSH SS $557,900 92.92 1.98 26.54
201 Cameron Maybin SEA RF $3,250,000 92.11 1.74 26.47
202 Jonathan Schoop MIL 2B $8,500,000 79.31 2.83 26.45
203 Trey Mancini BAL LF $556,500 94.69 2.53 25.93
204 Billy Hamilton CIN CF $4,600,000 95.61 2.49 25.70
205 Manuel Pina MIL C $560,100 62.07 2.14 25.64
206 Edwin Encarnacion CLE DH $20,000,000 91.07 3.59 23.28
207 Mark Trumbo BAL DH $12,500,000 69.91 2.99 22.71
208 Josh Reddick HOU RF $13,000,000 80.00 2.76 22.62
209 Kendrys Morales TOR DH $11,000,000 81.25 2.59 22.14
210 Jose Pirela SD 2B $556,200 95.65 2.15 21.88
211 Jordy Mercer PIT SS $6,750,000 89.47 2.44 21.83
212 Charlie Blackmon COL CF $18,800,000 95.58 3.66 21.75
213 Buster Posey SF C $19,875,000 82.61 2.85 21.69
214 Jason Kipnis CLE 2B $8,750,000 91.96 2.72 21.61
215 Kyle Seager SEA 3B $14,285,714 97.37 2.90 21.54
216 Ian Desmond COL 1B $14,000,000 97.35 3.19 21.50
217 Carlos Santana PHI 1B $20,000,000 100.00 3.32 21.37
218 Rajai Davis CLE CF $1,750,000 65.18 1.74 20.11
219 Logan Morrison MIN DH $6,500,000 83.04 2.57 19.89
220 Josh Harrison PIT 2B $6,825,000 63.16 2.69 19.75
221 Kole Calhoun LAA RF $8,666,667 80.00 2.72 19.66
222 Cory Spangenberg SD 2B $1,700,000 66.09 1.84 19.44
223 Dee Gordon SEA 2B $10,000,000 89.47 2.71 17.91
224 Martin Maldonado HOU C $3,900,000 73.04 2.13 17.52
225 Chris Iannetta COL C $4,250,000 61.95 2.21 17.19
226 Freddy Galvis SD SS $6,825,000 100.00 2.27 17.14
227 Adam Engel CHW CF $552,000 89.38 1.79 15.99
228 Chase Utley LAD 2B $1,000,000 60.53 1.48 15.88
229 Lewis Brinson MIA CF $545,000 73.04 2.01 15.84
230 Gerardo Parra COL RF $9,166,667 91.15 2.42 15.46
231 Yadier Molina STL C $20,000,000 73.68 3.07 15.20
232 Amed Rosario NYM SS $548,940 95.50 2.17 14.95
233 Russell Martin TOR C $16,400,000 65.18 2.58 14.75
234 Greg Garcia STL 2B $569,600 74.56 1.06 14.46
235 Devin Mesoraco NYM C $7,000,000 64.86 2.14 14.29
236 Matt Kemp LAD LF $20,000,000 95.61 2.90 13.97
237 Austin Jackson NYM CF $545,000 62.16 1.68 12.94
238 Guillermo Heredia SEA CF $782,000 84.21 1.50 11.97
239 Aaron Altherr PHI RF $561,000 78.76 1.74 11.89
240 Adam Jones BAL CF $14,250,000 94.69 2.75 11.84
241 Eduardo Nunez BOS 2B $4,000,000 83.33 2.43 11.78
242 Evan Longoria SF 3B $16,666,667 69.57 2.85 11.59
243 Austin Barnes LAD C $555,000 69.30 1.29 11.52
244 Ryan Flaherty ATL 3B $750,000 62.73 1.42 11.45
245 James McCann DET C $2,375,000 73.68 2.00 11.44
246 Neil Walker NYY 2B $4,000,000 66.96 2.13 11.25
247 Tommy La Stella CHC 3B $950,000 78.76 0.97 11.24
248 Jonathan Lucroy OAK C $6,500,000 76.32 2.23 10.75
249 Adrian Beltre TEX 3B $18,000,000 70.43 2.58 10.68
250 Jason Heyward CHC RF $23,000,000 85.84 2.91 10.25
251 Alex Blandino CIN 3B $545,000 60.53 1.12 10.21
252 Eric Hosmer SD 1B $18,000,000 95.65 2.85 9.25
253 Chris Owings ARI RF $3,400,000 78.26 1.76 8.59
254 Scott Kingery PHI SS $4,000,000 94.69 2.14 8.09
255 Carlos Asuaje SD 2B $550,100 62.61 1.51 8.09
256 Alex Gordon KC CF $18,000,000 84.96 2.30 7.30
257 Ryan Braun MIL LF $21,000,000 75.00 2.79 6.93
258 Logan Forsythe MIN 2B $5,125,000 67.86 1.66 5.60
259 Yadiel Rivera MIA 2B $545,000 76.52 0.77 5.26
260 Orlando Arcia MIL SS $559,600 66.38 1.44 4.91
261 Jose Reyes NYM SS $2,000,000 72.97 1.19 4.63
262 Joe Mauer MIN 1B $23,000,000 73.21 2.73 4.53
263 Alcides Escobar KC SS $2,500,000 96.46 1.86 4.08
264 Albert Pujols LAA DH $24,000,000 86.96 2.94 3.99
265 Luis Valbuena LAA 3B $7,500,000 83.48 1.78 3.72
266 J.B. Shuck MIA LF $750,000 60.87 0.81 1.96
267 Dexter Fowler STL RF $16,500,000 78.95 2.29 1.29
268 Victor Martinez DET DH $17,000,000 86.84 1.99 0.70
269 Chris Davis BAL 1B $23,000,000 82.30 2.28 0.12
46 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $545,000 61.74 3.54 68.24
52 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $2,315,000 61.74 3.54 64.37