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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 Pablo Lopez MIA SP $2,500,000 20.00 7.71 99.59
2 Zac Gallen ARI SP $745,600 16.67 6.39 98.38
3 Paul Blackburn OAK SP $710,000 18.42 6.67 98.21
4 Alek Manoah TOR SP $730,000 19.44 7.14 96.89
5 Nestor Cortes NYY SP $727,500 20.00 6.00 94.78
6 Michael Wacha BOS SP $7,000,000 14.29 6.80 94.51
7 Michael Kopech CHW SP $730,000 20.59 4.14 93.63
8 Merrill Kelly ARI SP $9,000,000 19.44 6.57 93.37
9 Logan Gilbert SEA SP $712,300 19.44 6.43 93.19
10 Corbin Burnes MIL SP $6,500,000 19.44 5.81 92.94
11 Anthony Gonsolin LAD SP $720,000 20.59 6.14 92.19
12 Chad Kuhl COL SP $3,000,000 17.14 5.89 92.01
13 Clayton Kershaw LAD SP $17,000,000 14.71 8.00 91.31
14 Max Fried ATL SP $6,500,000 19.44 6.29 90.67
15 Justin Verlander HOU SP $25,000,000 19.44 8.38 90.23
16 Kyle Wright ATL SP $720,000 19.44 5.86 89.89
17 Joe Ryan MIN SP $701,650 19.44 6.24 89.59
18 Logan Webb SF SP $730,000 20.00 6.48 89.41
19 Chris Bassitt NYM SP $8,800,000 19.44 6.76 89.36
20 Patrick Sandoval LAA SP $720,000 15.79 5.67 88.53
21 Miles Mikolas STL SP $17,000,000 20.59 6.76 88.40
22 Drew Rasmussen TB SP $711,800 19.44 5.09 86.23
23 Martin Perez TEX SP $4,000,000 20.59 5.62 85.10
24 Shane McClanahan TB SP $711,400 19.44 5.19 85.04
25 Tarik Skubal DET SP $713,600 19.44 5.81 83.76
26 Dylan Cease CHW SP $750,000 20.59 5.00 83.36
27 Shohei Ohtani LAA SP $4,250,000 97.37 4.82 83.35
28 Joe Musgrove SD SP $8,625,000 20.00 7.14 82.92
29 Jose Quintana PIT SP $2,000,000 20.00 4.57 82.82
30 Walker Buehler LAD SP $4,000,000 20.59 5.81 82.59
31 MacKenzie Gore SD SP $700,000 14.29 5.40 81.81
32 Eric Lauer MIL SP $2,425,000 16.67 6.11 81.25
33 Brad Keller KC SP $4,825,000 21.21 4.81 79.97
34 Luis Garcia HOU SP $1,251,500 16.67 5.78 79.48
35 Triston McKenzie CLE SP $707,100 21.21 4.62 79.42
36 Reid Detmers LAA SP $710,000 15.79 4.33 79.11
37 Sandy Alcantara MIA SP $11,200,000 22.86 6.08 78.96
38 Michael Lorenzen LAA SP $6,750,000 15.79 6.22 76.53
39 Cole Irvin OAK SP $705,000 13.16 5.33 75.90
40 Framber Valdez HOU SP $3,000,000 19.44 5.00 74.36
41 Kevin Gausman TOR SP $22,000,000 19.44 6.43 74.29
42 Bruce Zimmermann BAL SP $705,500 19.44 4.76 72.37
43 Carlos Rodon SF SP $22,000,000 20.00 5.67 70.98
44 Dakota Hudson STL SP $1,050,000 20.59 5.05 70.80
45 Frankie Montas OAK SP $5,025,000 21.05 4.63 69.22
46 Lucas Giolito CHW SP $7,450,000 14.71 5.33 68.64
47 Tylor Megill NYM SP $707,500 19.44 4.81 68.26
48 Ranger Suarez PHI SP $730,000 20.00 5.33 66.13
49 Freddy Peralta MIL SP $3,100,000 19.44 4.81 65.99
50 Garrett Whitlock BOS SP $4,687,500 25.71 3.07 64.79
51 Zach Davies ARI SP $1,750,000 19.44 4.19 64.08
52 Carlos Carrasco NYM SP $11,750,000 19.44 5.14 63.93
53 Jameson Taillon NYY SP $5,800,000 17.14 4.78 63.21
54 Bailey Ober MIN SP $706,200 11.11 4.42 62.79
55 Cal Quantrill CLE SP $2,510,000 18.18 4.56 62.18
56 Rich Hill BOS SP $5,000,000 17.14 3.83 61.97
57 Austin Gomber COL SP $710,000 20.00 4.00 61.44
58 Dane Dunning TEX SP $714,000 20.59 3.52 59.11
59 Ian Anderson ATL SP $710,000 19.44 4.71 58.82
60 Daniel Lynch KC SP $703,600 18.18 4.50 58.50
61 Jordan Montgomery NYY SP $6,000,000 20.00 3.33 57.17
62 Taijuan Walker NYM SP $7,666,667 11.11 4.00 55.53
63 Josiah Gray WSH SP $703,500 18.92 5.05 55.50
64 Jesus Luzardo MIA SP $715,000 17.14 4.00 55.30
65 Adam Wainwright STL SP $17,500,000 20.59 6.00 54.07
66 Kyle Gibson PHI SP $9,333,333 20.00 4.62 52.85
67 Jake Odorizzi HOU SP $7,833,333 19.44 4.67 52.42
68 Michael Pineda DET SP $5,500,000 13.89 3.67 51.75
69 Aaron Nola PHI SP $11,250,000 22.86 4.00 51.70
70 Chris Paddack MIN SP $2,250,000 13.89 3.27 51.04
71 Sean Manaea SD SP $9,750,000 20.00 4.71 50.42
72 Adrian Houser MIL SP $2,750,000 16.67 4.89 49.59
73 Noah Syndergaard LAA SP $21,000,000 15.79 5.00 48.45
74 Trevor Rogers MIA SP $722,000 20.00 3.48 46.62
75 Erick Fedde WSH SP $2,150,000 18.92 3.71 46.03
76 Madison Bumgarner ARI SP $17,000,000 22.22 4.29 45.89
77 Humberto Castellanos ARI SP $713,700 22.22 3.04 45.71
78 Zack Greinke KC SP $13,000,000 21.21 3.33 45.47
79 Tyler Wells BAL SP $704,500 19.44 2.71 45.32
80 Kyle Hendricks CHC SP $13,875,000 23.53 4.08 44.70
81 Nathan Eovaldi BOS SP $17,000,000 20.00 4.29 44.37
82 Shane Bieber CLE SP $6,000,000 21.21 3.81 43.31
83 Alex Wood SF SP $12,500,000 20.00 4.48 43.21
84 Julio Urias LAD SP $8,000,000 20.59 4.57 42.80
85 Beau Brieske DET SP $700,000 11.11 3.00 42.41
86 Chris Flexen SEA SP $2,375,000 19.44 3.48 42.41
87 Jordan Hicks STL SP $937,500 20.59 2.24 41.43
88 Jose Urquidy HOU SP $748,700 16.67 3.78 41.28
89 Daulton Jefferies OAK SP $700,000 18.42 2.90 41.17
90 Drew Smyly CHC SP $5,250,000 17.65 3.61 40.72
91 Max Scherzer NYM SP $43,333,333 19.44 6.71 40.50
92 Justin Steele CHC SP $705,000 20.59 2.57 39.68
93 Luis Severino NYY SP $10,000,000 20.00 4.67 39.04
94 Kyle Bradish BAL SP $700,000 11.11 3.33 37.91
95 Tyler Anderson LAD SP $8,000,000 17.65 4.44 37.63
96 Tanner Houck BOS SP $716,000 22.86 2.33 36.42
97 Zach Eflin PHI SP $5,500,000 14.29 3.20 34.60
98 Aaron Ashby MIL SP $704,500 22.22 2.29 34.41
99 Nick Pivetta BOS SP $2,650,000 20.00 2.67 33.16
100 Alex Cobb SF SP $10,000,000 14.29 3.87 32.03
101 Dylan Bundy MIN SP $5,000,000 13.89 4.20 31.40
102 Corey Kluber TB SP $8,000,000 19.44 3.24 28.85
103 Zach Plesac CLE SP $2,000,000 18.18 3.28 28.14
104 Jordan Lyles BAL SP $7,000,000 19.44 4.00 27.73
105 Tyler Mahle CIN SP $5,200,000 22.86 2.58 26.25
106 Nick Martinez SD SP $6,375,000 17.14 3.94 26.22
107 Taylor Hearn TEX SP $1,050,000 17.65 3.11 24.75
108 Yusei Kikuchi TOR SP $12,000,000 19.44 4.00 24.68
109 Brandon Woodruff MIL SP $6,800,000 19.44 4.24 24.11
110 Ross Stripling TOR SP $3,790,000 22.22 1.42 23.93
111 Yu Darvish SD SP $21,000,000 20.00 4.43 23.79
112 Eduardo Rodriguez DET SP $15,400,000 19.44 3.81 23.17
113 Vincent Velasquez CHW SP $3,000,000 17.65 3.11 22.16
114 Robbie Ray SEA SP $23,000,000 22.22 4.96 22.04
115 JT Brubaker PIT SP $725,000 20.00 1.76 21.79
116 Zach Thompson PIT SP $705,000 20.00 2.62 20.33
117 Glenn Otto TEX SP $700,000 11.76 2.33 20.09
118 Gerrit Cole NYY SP $36,000,000 20.00 5.24 19.96
119 Sonny Gray MIN SP $10,166,667 11.11 2.17 19.42
120 Chris Archer MIN SP $3,500,000 19.44 2.05 18.98
121 Jon Gray TEX SP $14,000,000 14.71 2.40 17.47
122 Antonio Senzatela COL SP $10,100,000 20.00 3.24 16.05
123 Zack Wheeler PHI SP $23,600,000 17.14 3.44 15.83
124 Charlie Morton ATL SP $20,000,000 19.44 3.38 13.71
125 Marcus Stroman CHC SP $23,666,667 14.71 3.87 13.42
126 Bryse Wilson PIT SP $715,000 20.00 1.43 13.23
127 Mitch Keller PIT SP $725,000 20.00 1.24 12.89
128 Kyle Freeland COL SP $12,900,000 20.00 2.95 12.02
129 Spenser Watkins BAL SP $700,000 16.67 1.83 11.93
130 Elieser Hernandez MIA SP $1,325,000 20.00 2.67 10.93
131 Marco Gonzales SEA SP $7,500,000 19.44 3.43 10.50
132 Aaron Sanchez WSH SP $2,000,000 13.51 2.13 10.26
133 German Marquez COL SP $8,600,000 20.00 2.29 9.99
134 Hunter Greene CIN SP $700,000 20.00 2.05 9.82
135 Joan Adon WSH SP $700,200 18.92 1.57 8.77
136 Steven Matz STL SP $11,000,000 20.59 3.05 8.48
137 Mark Leiter Jr. CHC SP $700,000 11.76 0.33 6.09
138 Jose Berrios TOR SP $18,714,286 19.44 2.86 3.58
139 Dallas Keuchel CHW SP $18,500,000 17.65 3.00 3.43
140 Tyler Alexander DET SP $716,900 11.11 0.08 2.88
141 Carlos Hernandez KC SP $708,750 18.18 -0.06 1.20
142 Patrick Corbin WSH SP $23,333,333 21.62 1.46 1.10
143 Vladimir Gutierrez CIN SP $707,500 17.14 0.17 0.99
144 Caleb Smith ARI SP $2,000,000 19.44 -0.05 0.96
145 Aaron Civale CLE SP $716,900 18.18 0.28 0.68