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MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2022 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: May 17, 2022

Rank Player Team Pos. AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Taylor Ward LAA RF $720,000 71.05 5.11 100.00
2 Jazz Chisholm MIA 2B $718,000 82.86 4.28 99.40
3 Tommy Edman STL 2B $722,900 97.06 3.82 99.30
4 Manny Machado SD 3B $30,000,000 100.00 4.49 99.11
5 Yordan Alvarez HOU DH $764,600 86.11 4.03 98.89
6 Aaron Judge NYY RF $17,000,000 94.29 4.64 98.80
7 Jeremy Pena HOU SS $700,000 83.33 3.50 98.45
8 Byron Buxton MIN CF $14,285,714 66.67 4.67 98.44
9 Mike Trout LAA CF $35,541,667 86.84 4.39 97.61
10 Tyler Stephenson CIN C $720,000 65.71 3.52 97.45
11 Ty France SEA 1B $734,500 100.00 3.47 97.41
12 Josh Naylor CLE RF $1,200,000 60.61 4.00 96.86
13 Jose Ramirez CLE 3B $20,142,857 100.00 4.55 96.71
14 C.J. Cron COL 1B $7,250,000 100.00 3.89 96.71
15 Kyle Tucker HOU RF $764,200 97.22 3.37 96.55
16 Andres Gimenez CLE 2B $706,600 90.91 3.03 95.98
17 Bryce Harper PHI RF $25,384,615 97.14 4.79 95.43
18 Brandon Nimmo NYM CF $7,000,000 86.11 3.42 94.34
19 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $4,250,000 97.37 4.82 93.97
20 Juan Soto WSH RF $17,100,000 100.00 3.70 93.61
21 Daulton Varsho ARI CF $721,700 94.44 3.06 92.58
22 Tim Anderson CHW SS $4,166,667 88.24 3.60 92.55
23 Willson Contreras CHC C $9,600,000 85.29 3.76 92.55
24 Manuel Margot TB RF $9,500,000 75.00 3.56 92.13
25 J.P. Crawford SEA SS $10,200,000 94.44 3.09 91.97
26 Luis Robert CHW CF $8,333,333 76.47 3.88 91.63
27 Jonah Heim TEX C $714,000 61.76 3.29 91.13
28 Josh Bell WSH 1B $10,000,000 97.30 3.47 91.00
29 Owen Miller CLE 1B $701,100 81.82 3.44 90.49
30 Nolan Arenado STL 3B $32,500,000 97.06 4.03 90.45
31 Cedric Mullins BAL CF $716,500 100.00 3.31 90.20
32 Steven Kwan CLE LF $700,000 81.82 3.22 89.21
33 Brandon Drury CIN 3B $900,000 85.71 3.50 88.96
34 Santiago Espinal TOR 2B $723,550 100.00 2.61 88.81
35 Willy Adames MIL SS $4,600,000 97.22 3.60 88.31
36 Rafael Devers BOS 3B $11,200,000 100.00 3.57 88.25
37 Connor Joe COL DH $702,000 91.43 3.41 87.83
38 Jean Segura PHI 2B $14,000,000 82.86 3.62 87.76
39 Brandon Marsh LAA LF $710,000 84.21 3.06 87.42
40 Eric Hosmer SD 1B $18,000,000 94.29 3.48 87.28
41 Yadiel Hernandez WSH LF $714,000 72.97 3.26 87.02
42 Ian Happ CHC LF $6,850,000 94.12 3.09 85.60
43 Pete Alonso NYM 1B $7,400,000 100.00 3.69 85.30
44 Ke'Bryan Hayes PIT 3B $8,750,000 94.29 2.67 85.15
45 Austin Hays BAL RF $713,000 86.11 2.87 84.46
46 Anthony Rizzo NYY 1B $16,000,000 97.14 4.00 84.45
47 Eli White TEX OF $714,000 73.53 2.12 82.98
48 Jurickson Profar SD LF $7,000,000 97.14 3.26 82.90
49 Austin Riley ATL 3B $3,950,000 97.22 3.31 82.83
50 Trevor Larnach MIN LF $700,000 61.11 2.50 82.68
51 Austin Slater SF CF $1,850,000 82.86 2.17 81.10
52 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. TOR 1B $7,900,000 97.22 3.26 79.92
53 Will Smith LAD C $730,000 73.53 3.00 79.77
54 Yandy Diaz TB 3B $2,800,000 83.33 2.77 79.67
55 Jeff McNeil NYM 2B $3,000,000 94.44 2.74 79.12
56 Dan Vogelbach PIT DH $1,000,000 85.71 3.00 79.00
57 Ha-seong Kim SD SS $7,000,000 82.86 3.14 78.95
58 Jorge Polanco MIN 2B $5,150,000 97.22 3.00 78.64
59 Joe Wendle MIA 3B $4,625,000 71.43 2.96 78.47
60 Jorge Mateo BAL SS $709,500 91.67 2.64 78.06
61 Ben Gamel PIT LF $1,800,000 100.00 2.69 77.89
62 Rowdy Tellez MIL 1B $1,940,000 97.22 3.37 77.82
63 Anthony Santander BAL LF $3,150,000 100.00 2.83 76.82
64 Christian Walker ARI 1B $2,600,000 97.22 2.80 76.44
65 Max Kepler MIN RF $7,000,000 94.44 2.71 76.24
66 Myles Straw CLE CF $5,000,000 100.00 3.06 75.79
67 Jose Altuve HOU 2B $23,357,143 61.11 3.91 75.69
68 Sheldon Neuse OAK 3B $700,000 89.47 2.76 75.39
69 Giancarlo Stanton NYY DH $25,000,000 94.29 3.79 74.90
70 Jace Peterson MIL 3B $1,825,000 77.78 2.57 74.39
71 Paul Goldschmidt STL 1B $26,000,000 97.06 3.82 74.13
72 Freddie Freeman LAD 1B $27,000,000 100.00 3.59 73.40
73 Adolis Garcia TEX CF $714,000 97.06 3.48 73.20
74 Tommy Pham CIN LF $7,500,000 94.29 3.15 70.93
75 Brian Anderson MIA 3B $4,475,000 68.57 2.88 70.47
76 Julio Rodriguez SEA CF $700,000 97.22 2.94 69.89
77 Xander Bogaerts BOS SS $20,000,000 97.14 3.35 69.86
78 Ryan McMahon COL 3B $11,666,667 97.14 3.12 69.32
79 J.D. Martinez BOS DH $22,000,000 80.00 3.54 68.76
80 Wander Franco TB SS $16,545,455 94.44 3.24 67.27
81 Gavin Lux LAD 2B $720,000 85.29 2.55 67.16
82 Alec Bohm PHI 3B $715,000 94.29 2.70 66.08
83 Wilmer Flores SF DH $3,125,000 88.57 3.00 65.22
84 Hunter Renfroe MIL RF $7,650,000 91.67 3.06 65.13
85 Alex Bregman HOU 3B $20,000,000 100.00 3.28 65.11
86 Jake Cronenworth SD 2B $757,200 100.00 2.71 64.85
87 Harrison Bader STL CF $5,200,000 97.06 2.82 64.29
88 Kolten Wong MIL 2B $9,000,000 91.67 3.27 63.66
89 Rhys Hoskins PHI 1B $7,700,000 97.14 3.24 63.22
90 Andrew Benintendi KC LF $8,500,000 100.00 2.70 62.91
91 Joey Bart SF C $707,500 62.86 2.73 62.82
92 Mike Yastrzemski SF RF $3,700,000 74.29 2.62 62.80
93 Eugenio Suarez SEA 3B $11,000,000 97.22 3.23 62.77
94 Nico Hoerner CHC SS $720,000 85.29 2.10 62.26
95 Austin Meadows DET LF $4,000,000 77.78 2.46 62.01
96 Tyler Naquin CIN DH $4,025,000 80.00 3.04 61.74
97 Yonathan Daza COL RF $705,000 71.43 1.92 61.19
98 Brandon Lowe TB 2B $4,000,000 88.89 3.03 60.97
99 Mookie Betts LAD RF $30,416,667 94.12 4.09 60.27
100 George Springer TOR CF $25,000,000 94.44 3.41 60.14
101 Jared Walsh LAA 1B $730,000 94.74 2.89 59.76
102 Bryan De La Cruz MIA CF $706,000 68.57 1.50 59.64
103 D.J. LeMahieu NYY DH $15,000,000 94.29 2.82 59.45
104 Nick Castellanos PHI DH $20,000,000 97.14 3.41 58.47
105 Matt Olson ATL 1B $21,000,000 100.00 3.19 58.13
106 Jose Siri HOU CF $704,000 66.67 2.04 57.18
107 Gleyber Torres NYY 2B $6,250,000 91.43 2.47 56.72
108 Ryan Mountcastle BAL 1B $711,000 77.78 2.86 56.37
109 Christian Yelich MIL LF $26,928,571 97.22 3.66 56.37
110 Luis Arraez MIN 1B $2,125,000 77.78 2.29 56.16
111 Seiya Suzuki CHC RF $17,000,000 94.12 3.03 56.08
112 Josh Donaldson NYY 3B $23,000,000 91.43 3.03 55.47
113 Brandon Belt SF 1B $18,400,000 68.57 3.38 55.37
114 Colin Moran CIN 3B $1,000,000 77.14 2.56 55.05
115 Omar Narvaez MIL C $5,000,000 63.89 2.48 54.89
116 Dansby Swanson ATL SS $10,100,000 100.00 2.89 54.66
117 Jesus Aguilar MIA 1B $7,500,000 94.29 2.85 54.14
118 Thairo Estrada SF 2B $715,000 97.14 3.00 54.02
119 Ryan Jeffers MIN C $713,050 69.44 2.24 54.00
120 Ozzie Albies ATL 2B $5,000,000 100.00 2.94 53.59
121 Trey Mancini BAL DH $7,750,000 91.67 2.58 52.67
122 Roberto Perez PIT C $5,000,000 60.00 2.24 52.67
123 Michael Brantley HOU LF $16,000,000 86.11 2.84 52.58
124 Garrett Cooper MIA DH $2,500,000 91.43 2.53 52.38
125 Chris Taylor LAD LF $15,000,000 91.18 3.19 52.26
126 Michael Taylor KC CF $4,500,000 93.94 2.29 52.20
127 Andrew Velazquez LAA SS $700,000 78.95 2.17 51.97
128 Randal Grichuk COL CF $10,400,000 74.29 3.23 51.80
129 Hunter Dozier KC DH $6,250,000 93.94 2.61 51.51
130 Patrick Wisdom CHC 3B $730,000 94.12 2.91 51.27
131 Pavin Smith ARI RF $722,900 91.67 2.18 49.95
132 Maikel Franco WSH 3B $1,250,000 100.00 2.54 48.96
133 Taylor Walls TB SS $704,000 86.11 1.87 48.82
134 Travis d'Arnaud ATL C $8,000,000 69.44 2.88 48.77
135 Joc Pederson SF LF $6,000,000 80.00 2.75 48.58
136 Harold Ramirez TB RF $728,000 72.22 1.96 48.45
137 Gilberto Celestino MIN OF $702,850 63.89 1.52 47.83
138 Sam Hilliard COL CF $705,000 71.43 2.08 47.29
139 Gary Sanchez MIN C $9,000,000 69.44 2.88 47.07
140 Jose Iglesias COL SS $5,000,000 82.86 2.48 46.43
141 Starling Marte NYM RF $19,500,000 91.67 3.36 46.13
142 Brendan Rodgers COL 2B $710,000 74.29 2.69 46.08
143 Michael Chavis PIT 2B $725,000 80.00 2.21 45.55
144 Adam Frazier SEA 2B $7,500,000 97.22 2.80 45.29
145 Kyle Schwarber PHI LF $19,750,000 94.29 3.58 45.02
146 Isiah Kiner-Falefa NYY SS $4,700,000 91.43 2.41 44.70
147 Max Muncy LAD DH $8,666,667 97.06 2.73 44.60
148 Keibert Ruiz WSH C $701,300 75.68 2.39 44.56
149 Cooper Hummel ARI DH $700,000 83.33 2.10 44.40
150 Geraldo Perdomo ARI SS $701,300 77.78 1.82 44.40
151 Alejandro Kirk TOR C $714,000 88.89 1.72 44.39
152 Bo Bichette TOR SS $825,000 100.00 2.81 44.26
153 Mark Canha NYM LF $13,250,000 72.22 2.54 43.89
154 Yulieski Gurriel HOU 1B $7,000,000 86.11 2.55 43.65
155 Chas McCormick HOU CF $703,800 80.56 2.62 43.57
156 Bryan Reynolds PIT CF $6,750,000 91.43 2.41 43.01
157 Bobby Witt Jr. KC 3B $700,000 96.97 2.78 42.40
158 Jorge Soler MIA LF $12,000,000 100.00 2.80 42.23
159 Cody Bellinger LAD CF $17,000,000 97.06 2.91 42.17
160 Adam Engel CHW RF $2,000,000 85.29 1.86 41.87
161 Christian Bethancourt OAK C $700,000 60.53 2.00 41.45
162 Sean Murphy OAK C $725,000 94.74 2.69 41.41
163 Cesar Hernandez WSH 2B $4,000,000 100.00 2.43 40.84
164 Oscar Mercado CLE OF $709,900 84.85 2.18 39.77
165 Trea Turner LAD SS $21,000,000 100.00 3.35 39.61
166 Randy Arozarena TB DH $716,600 97.22 2.46 39.20
167 Travis Jankowski NYM RF $1,250,000 63.89 1.26 38.68
168 Mitch Garver TEX C $3,335,000 64.71 2.32 36.81
169 Nick Solak TEX LF $720,000 73.53 1.92 36.78
170 Johan Camargo PHI 3B $1,400,000 77.14 2.04 36.63
171 Aaron Hicks NYY CF $10,000,000 88.57 2.26 36.59
172 Brett Phillips TB RF $1,400,000 69.44 1.68 35.37
173 Austin Nola SD C $726,900 77.14 2.26 34.84
174 J.D. Davis NYM 3B $2,760,000 61.11 2.00 34.66
175 David Peralta ARI LF $7,333,333 91.67 2.27 34.62
176 Gavin Sheets CHW DH $706,000 76.47 2.23 34.36
177 Brad Miller TEX LF $5,000,000 85.29 2.45 33.80
178 Amed Rosario CLE SS $4,950,000 87.88 2.24 33.56
179 Darin Ruf SF DH $3,125,000 97.14 2.44 33.42
180 Rafael Ortega CHC DH $738,500 85.29 1.79 33.04
181 Andrew McCutchen MIL DH $8,500,000 69.44 2.88 32.23
182 J.T. Realmuto PHI C $23,100,000 85.71 2.77 32.10
183 Mike Moustakas CIN 3B $16,000,000 71.43 2.76 31.22
184 Lourdes Gurriel Jr. TOR LF $3,142,857 97.22 2.31 31.12
185 Brandon Crawford SF SS $16,000,000 94.29 2.64 29.81
186 Eduardo Escobar NYM 3B $10,000,000 91.67 2.48 29.58
187 Diego Castillo PIT 2B $700,000 80.00 1.64 29.21
188 Joey Gallo NYY LF $10,275,000 91.43 2.09 29.09
189 Ketel Marte ARI 2B $15,200,000 97.22 2.63 28.78
190 Tyrone Taylor MIL RF $711,100 63.89 1.87 28.38
191 Kevin Smith OAK 3B $700,000 73.68 1.68 28.03
192 Tyler O'Neill STL LF $3,400,000 88.24 2.73 27.93
193 Chad Pinder OAK LF $2,725,000 65.79 2.44 27.57
194 Tyler Wade LAA 2B $825,000 81.58 1.48 27.44
195 Robbie Grossman DET RF $5,000,000 88.89 2.19 27.01
196 Francisco Lindor NYM SS $34,100,000 100.00 3.36 26.93
197 Mauricio Dubon HOU CF $715,000 63.89 1.65 25.80
198 Nate Lowe TEX 1B $716,000 94.12 1.91 25.77
199 Tony Kemp OAK 2B $2,250,000 94.74 1.97 25.64
200 Dylan Carlson STL RF $703,000 97.06 2.27 25.58
201 Jesse Winker SEA DH $7,000,000 100.00 2.44 25.53
202 Abraham Toro-Hernandez SEA 3B $730,300 91.67 2.00 25.51
203 Elias Diaz COL C $4,833,333 77.14 2.07 25.15
204 Giovanny Urshela MIN 3B $6,550,000 88.89 2.06 25.02
205 Andy Ibanez TEX 3B $706,000 82.35 1.75 24.93
206 Corey Seager TEX SS $32,500,000 97.06 2.97 24.78
207 Kyle Farmer CIN SS $3,155,000 91.43 2.31 24.43
208 Aledmys Diaz HOU 2B $4,450,000 66.67 1.88 24.34
209 Matt Chapman TOR 3B $12,500,000 100.00 2.44 24.25
210 Victor Robles WSH CF $1,650,000 86.49 1.84 23.63
211 Seth Brown OAK 1B $705,000 92.11 2.11 23.28
212 Kevin Kiermaier TB CF $8,916,667 86.11 1.90 22.58
213 Austin Hedges CLE C $4,000,000 75.76 1.84 21.91
214 Salvador Perez KC C $20,500,000 100.00 2.67 21.88
215 Nick Gordon MIN SS $706,800 77.78 1.25 21.39
216 Christian Vazquez BOS C $4,450,000 71.43 1.72 21.03
217 Trent Grisham SD CF $729,300 97.14 1.88 20.76
218 Ramon Urias BAL 3B $705,500 80.56 1.72 20.73
219 Carlos Santana KC 1B $8,750,000 66.67 2.09 20.68
220 Ernie Clement CLE 2B $700,800 60.61 1.45 20.52
221 Enrique Hernandez BOS CF $7,000,000 91.43 2.53 20.50
222 Lane Thomas WSH CF $723,600 81.08 1.60 20.17
223 Josh VanMeter PIT 2B $726,800 65.71 1.57 19.19
224 Charlie Blackmon COL RF $18,000,000 85.71 3.03 18.45
225 Alex Verdugo BOS LF $3,550,000 94.29 2.15 17.64
226 Jose Trevino NYY C $720,000 62.86 1.55 17.62
227 Yadier Molina STL C $10,000,000 61.76 2.10 16.40
228 Spencer Torkelson DET 1B $700,000 88.89 1.81 16.40
229 Nicholas Lopez KC SS $2,750,000 100.00 1.55 16.27
230 Anthony Rendon LAA 3B $35,000,000 89.47 2.91 16.17
231 Jeimer Candelario DET 3B $5,800,000 94.44 2.12 15.57
232 Jacob Stallings MIA C $2,600,000 91.43 1.66 15.20
233 Tucker Barnhart DET C $4,000,000 72.22 1.38 15.18
234 Whit Merrifield KC RF $4,062,500 100.00 2.48 14.95
235 Alcides Escobar WSH SS $1,000,000 70.27 1.73 14.46
236 Adam Duvall ATL CF $9,775,000 97.22 2.17 14.34
237 Nelson Cruz WSH DH $15,000,000 89.19 2.70 14.22
238 Mike Zunino TB C $3,000,000 66.67 1.75 14.04
239 Nick Madrigal CHC 2B $716,500 67.65 1.43 13.75
240 Franmil Reyes CLE DH $4,550,000 87.88 2.14 13.41
241 Frank Schwindel CHC 1B $705,500 94.12 1.88 13.28
242 Jose Abreu CHW 1B $16,666,667 97.06 2.45 12.74
243 Yoshitomo Tsutsugo PIT 1B $4,000,000 80.00 1.93 12.63
244 Elvis Andrus OAK SS $15,000,000 86.84 1.97 11.88
245 Raimel Tapia TOR RF $3,950,000 86.11 2.03 11.59
246 Jackie Bradley Jr. BOS RF $12,000,000 94.29 1.55 11.36
247 Josh Harrison CHW 2B $5,500,000 67.65 1.57 10.94
248 Rougned Odor BAL 2B $700,000 86.11 1.71 10.88
249 Kole Calhoun TEX RF $5,200,000 94.12 1.63 10.84
250 Avisail Garcia MIA RF $13,250,000 88.57 2.19 10.53
251 Robinson Chirinos BAL C $900,000 69.44 1.20 10.31
252 Javier Baez DET SS $23,333,333 75.00 2.19 10.16
253 Carlos Correa MIN SS $35,100,000 66.67 2.79 9.87
254 Jose Azocar SD OF $700,000 74.29 0.65 9.85
255 Miguel Rojas MIA SS $5,000,000 85.71 1.63 9.85
256 Miguel Cabrera DET DH $31,000,000 88.89 2.59 9.76
257 Trevor Story BOS 2B $23,333,333 85.71 2.87 9.35
258 Justin Turner LAD 3B $17,000,000 97.06 2.61 8.96
259 Leury Garcia CHW 2B $5,500,000 76.47 1.77 8.94
260 Bobby Dalbec BOS 1B $714,000 91.43 1.47 8.69
261 Marcell Ozuna ATL DH $16,250,000 100.00 2.50 8.68
262 Jonathan Villar CHC 3B $6,000,000 70.59 2.00 8.40
263 Martin Maldonado HOU C $5,000,000 72.22 1.77 8.16
264 Sergio Alcantara SD 3B $712,500 68.57 1.33 6.71
265 Jonathan Schoop DET 2B $7,500,000 97.22 1.69 6.18
266 Dominic Smith NYM LF $3,950,000 80.56 1.17 5.97
267 Lorenzo Cain MIL CF $16,000,000 69.44 1.72 5.36
268 Jake Marisnick PIT CF $1,300,000 62.86 0.86 5.35
269 Cristian Pache OAK CF $710,000 94.74 1.36 5.29
270 Kyle Higashioka NYY C $935,000 60.00 1.29 5.05
271 Yasmani Grandal CHW C $18,250,000 88.24 1.93 4.99
272 Corey Dickerson STL LF $5,000,000 70.59 1.17 3.80
273 Bradley Zimmer TOR CF $1,300,000 63.89 0.57 2.16
274 Jason Heyward CHC CF $23,000,000 79.41 1.56 1.58
275 Marcus Semien TEX 2B $25,000,000 97.06 1.91 1.26
276 Joey Votto CIN 1B $22,500,000 62.86 1.50 0.37
27 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $4,250,000 97.37 4.82 83.35