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MLB  Value RankingsMLB 2019 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 17, 2019

Rank Player Team Pos. AAV GP% Prod/GP TVS
1 Michael Soroka ATL SP $555,000 16.94 7.00 99.14
2 Luis Castillo CIN SP $557,500 19.83 6.32 97.96
3 Mike Minor TEX SP $9,333,333 20.66 5.96 97.93
4 Hyun-Jin Ryu LAD SP $17,900,000 18.55 7.77 97.84
5 Lucas Giolito CHW SP $573,000 19.17 5.77 96.00
6 Shane Bieber CLE SP $559,600 21.14 5.82 96.00
7 Lance Lynn TEX SP $10,000,000 20.66 6.12 95.67
8 Frankie Montas OAK SP $560,000 12.40 6.67 92.95
9 Jose Berrios MIN SP $620,000 19.83 5.81 91.66
10 Brandon Woodruff MIL SP $561,400 20.49 5.39 90.73
11 Gerrit Cole HOU SP $13,500,000 21.31 6.26 90.72
12 Charlie Morton TB SP $15,000,000 20.33 6.12 90.27
13 Walker Buehler LAD SP $570,000 18.55 6.28 89.41
14 Ryan Yarbrough TB SP $563,400 16.26 5.18 89.34
15 Chris Paddack SD SP $555,000 16.53 5.27 89.13
16 Sonny Gray CIN SP $10,166,667 22.31 5.02 88.97
17 Michael Fiers OAK SP $7,050,000 20.66 5.41 88.45
18 Wade Miley HOU SP $4,500,000 20.49 5.55 87.85
19 Max Scherzer WSH SP $30,000,000 17.36 7.11 87.40
20 Yonny Chirinos TB SP $561,800 18.70 4.85 86.39
21 Jack Flaherty STL SP $562,100 23.33 4.40 85.57
22 Noah Syndergaard NYM SP $6,000,000 19.01 6.09 84.86
23 German Marquez COL SP $8,600,000 22.31 5.48 83.62
24 Jon Gray COL SP $2,925,000 21.49 4.81 83.24
25 Marcus Stroman NYM SP $7,400,000 19.83 5.06 83.07
26 Caleb Smith MIA SP $556,500 17.50 5.22 83.04
27 Domingo German NYY SP $577,500 16.94 6.14 82.43
28 Aaron Nola PHI SP $11,250,000 21.31 5.97 82.09
29 Chris Bassitt OAK SP $565,000 16.53 5.03 81.77
30 Zack Wheeler NYM SP $5,975,000 19.01 6.01 80.85
31 Brett Anderson OAK SP $1,500,000 20.66 4.92 80.67
32 Eduardo Rodriguez BOS SP $4,300,000 19.35 5.22 80.45
33 Madison Bumgarner SF SP $7,000,000 22.13 5.54 80.27
34 Max Fried ATL SP $565,000 25.00 5.04 79.11
35 Jake Odorizzi MIN SP $9,500,000 19.01 5.49 79.00
36 Jacob deGrom NYM SP $27,500,000 21.49 6.08 78.99
37 Justin Verlander HOU SP $33,000,000 20.49 6.87 78.56
38 Stephen Strasburg WSH SP $25,000,000 21.49 6.88 78.10
39 Brad Keller KC SP $578,175 21.49 4.50 78.09
40 Zach Plesac CLE SP $555,000 11.38 5.21 77.71
41 Zack Greinke HOU SP $34,416,667 22.95 7.11 75.69
42 Pablo Lopez MIA SP $555,000 12.50 4.71 75.54
43 Marco Gonzales SEA SP $950,000 21.95 4.74 74.10
44 Patrick Corbin WSH SP $23,333,333 19.83 5.69 73.24
45 Matt Boyd DET SP $2,600,000 21.01 4.00 72.76
46 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $31,000,000 16.94 7.19 72.65
47 Joey Lucchesi SD SP $565,100 19.01 4.35 72.39
48 Jose Quintana CHC SP $5,300,000 19.67 5.03 71.28
49 Spencer Turnbull DET SP $556,100 18.49 3.58 71.12
50 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP $13,875,000 18.85 5.54 70.43
51 Julio Teheran ATL SP $5,400,000 20.97 4.67 69.69
52 Tyler Skaggs LAA SP $3,700,000 12.20 4.71 68.33
53 Kenta Maeda LAD SP $3,125,000 21.77 4.35 68.30
54 Anibal Sanchez WSH SP $9,500,000 18.18 4.53 64.96
55 Andrew Cashner BOS SP $8,000,000 20.16 4.11 64.44
56 Michael Pineda MIN SP $5,000,000 18.18 4.41 64.22
57 Robbie Ray ARI SP $6,050,000 21.31 4.81 64.05
58 Julio Urias LAD SP $565,000 20.97 2.83 63.09
59 Zach Davies MIL SP $2,600,000 22.13 4.36 62.65
60 Sam Coonrod SF SP $555,000 12.30 1.33 62.20
61 Adam Wainwright STL SP $2,000,000 18.33 4.82 62.15
62 Brad Peacock HOU SP $3,110,000 13.93 4.12 60.46
63 Felix Pena LAA SP $569,000 18.70 3.45 58.16
64 Jason Vargas PHI SP $8,000,000 18.03 4.03 56.89
65 Sandy Alcantara MIA SP $555,000 20.00 4.11 56.01
66 Eric Lauer SD SP $562,500 19.01 3.81 54.79
67 Homer Bailey OAK SP $555,000 21.49 3.63 54.56
68 Jeff Samardzija SF SP $18,000,000 19.67 5.22 54.18
69 Anthony DeSclafani CIN SP $2,125,000 19.01 4.07 53.92
70 Steven Matz NYM SP $2,625,000 22.31 3.98 53.86
71 Ivan Nova CHW SP $8,666,667 20.83 4.23 53.84
72 Kyle Gibson MIN SP $8,125,000 20.66 4.57 53.60
73 Trevor Bauer CIN SP $13,000,000 22.31 4.99 53.53
74 Erick Fedde WSH SP $555,000 13.22 3.19 53.13
75 Dakota Hudson STL SP $559,100 20.83 4.89 52.72
76 Blake Snell TB SP $10,000,000 16.26 3.85 52.39
77 Jake Junis KC SP $578,250 20.66 3.97 52.16
78 Tanner Roark OAK SP $10,000,000 19.01 4.70 51.28
79 Zach Eflin PHI SP $590,000 19.67 3.93 50.79
80 Merrill Kelly ARI SP $2,750,000 19.67 4.35 49.98
81 Griffin Canning LAA SP $555,000 14.63 3.02 47.84
82 Trevor Williams PIT SP $584,000 14.88 4.20 47.55
83 Joe Musgrove PIT SP $582,500 30.58 2.89 47.35
84 Ross Stripling LAD SP $595,000 20.97 2.60 46.89
85 Adam Plutko CLE SP $555,000 10.57 4.18 46.54
86 Luis Perdomo SD SP $555,000 26.45 1.10 44.79
87 Sean Newcomb ATL SP $575,000 30.65 1.50 43.49
88 Tyler Mahle CIN SP $570,000 17.36 3.02 43.18
89 Cole Hamels CHC SP $24,000,000 16.39 4.88 43.01
90 Adrian Houser MIL SP $555,000 21.31 2.29 41.98
91 Dylan Bundy BAL SP $2,800,000 18.85 3.04 41.18
92 Daniel Norris DET SP $1,275,000 21.01 2.73 41.06
93 Miles Mikolas STL SP $17,000,000 20.00 4.68 41.04
94 Jordan Lyles MIL SP $2,050,000 16.39 4.12 40.13
95 Jose Urena MIA SP $3,200,000 11.67 3.83 40.12
96 Reynaldo Lopez CHW SP $580,000 20.83 3.45 40.05
97 Wade LeBlanc SEA SP $2,750,000 15.45 3.53 38.81
98 Trent Thornton TOR SP $555,000 19.20 2.78 37.40
99 James Paxton NYY SP $8,575,000 16.94 4.21 35.36
100 Yu Darvish CHC SP $21,000,000 20.49 3.92 34.03
101 Mike Leake ARI SP $16,000,000 19.67 4.60 33.90
102 Chris Archer PIT SP $4,250,000 19.01 3.12 33.60
103 Ariel Jurado TEX SP $555,000 20.66 2.55 33.10
104 Dereck Rodriguez SF SP $561,250 17.21 2.83 30.54
105 Shaun Anderson SF SP $555,000 13.11 3.10 29.33
106 Antonio Senzatela COL SP $560,000 14.88 3.50 29.14
107 Matthew Strahm SD SP $581,700 23.14 2.55 27.43
108 Chris Sale BOS SP $29,000,000 20.16 3.97 26.54
109 Masahiro Tanaka NYY SP $22,142,857 19.35 4.11 23.31
110 Nick Pivetta PHI SP $598,000 18.03 2.55 22.85
111 Danny Duffy KC SP $13,000,000 14.88 3.63 21.33
112 C.C. Sabathia NYY SP $8,000,000 14.52 3.46 21.20
113 Jake Arrieta PHI SP $25,000,000 19.67 4.69 19.87
114 Jimmy Cordero CHW SP $555,000 10.00 0.58 18.75
115 Tyler Beede SF SP $555,000 14.75 2.87 18.69
116 Freddy Peralta MIL SP $564,600 25.41 1.85 18.27
117 Darwinzon Hernandez BOS SP $555,000 12.10 0.76 17.97
118 Jon Lester CHC SP $25,833,333 19.67 5.17 17.84
119 Matt Magill SEA SP $560,000 29.27 0.88 16.65
120 Aaron Sanchez HOU SP $3,900,000 23.77 2.28 15.90
121 Gabriel Ynoa BAL SP $555,000 21.31 1.23 15.38
122 Joe Ross WSH SP $1,000,000 18.18 1.35 14.94
123 J.A. Happ NYY SP $17,000,000 20.16 3.64 14.72
124 David Price BOS SP $31,000,000 16.94 4.02 14.31
125 Zack Godley TOR SP $609,400 23.20 1.74 13.73
126 Mike Foltynewicz ATL SP $5,475,000 10.48 3.05 12.66
127 Aaron Brooks BAL SP $560,000 17.21 1.40 12.59
128 Carson Fulmer CHW SP $555,000 11.67 0.83 12.10
129 Chris Stratton PIT SP $567,500 21.49 1.06 11.69
130 Rick Porcello BOS SP $20,625,000 19.35 3.72 11.63
131 Jhoulys Chacin MIL SP $7,750,000 15.57 2.82 11.45
132 Kevin Gausman CIN SP $9,350,000 14.88 2.28 11.11
133 Chad Bettis COL SP $3,325,000 32.23 0.73 10.06
134 Drew Pomeranz MIL SP $1,500,000 21.31 1.49 10.05
135 Clay Holmes PIT SP $555,000 19.83 0.50 10.03
136 Kyle Freeland COL SP $565,000 15.70 1.89 8.87
137 Jeff Brigham MIA SP $555,000 12.50 0.89 7.39
138 Gregory Soto DET SP $555,000 13.45 0.75 6.38
139 Yusei Kikuchi SEA SP $14,333,333 20.33 2.57 6.13
140 Branden Kline BAL SP $555,000 20.49 0.39 5.84
141 Trevor Cahill LAA SP $9,000,000 22.76 1.27 3.36
142 Drew Smyly PHI SP $7,000,000 14.75 1.61 2.80
143 Nathan Eovaldi BOS SP $17,000,000 11.29 1.10 2.75
144 Mike Wright SEA SP $567,500 15.45 0.28 2.61
145 David Hess BAL SP $563,500 16.39 0.85 2.57
146 Jordan Zimmermann DET SP $22,000,000 12.61 1.27 1.45
147 Drew Gagnon NYM SP $555,000 14.05 0.80 0.85
148 Corbin Burnes MIL SP $562,800 24.59 0.27 0.50