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Josh Bell
Birthdate: 8/14/1992 (25 y, 3 m, 5 d)     Bats/Throws: B/R     Height/Weight: 6-2/230     Position: 1B
Drafted: 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 1, Overall: 61, Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Contract: Add New Contract
Reported: 2017  ETA: 2017  Team Rank: 4  Overall Rank: 50
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
55 / 6050 / 5555 / 5540 / 3030 / 4055 / 5555
RotoWire News: Bell will start Sunday against Washington, even though the Nationals are starting southpaw Gio Gonzalez. (10/1/2017)
Profiles:  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2012Pirates (A)1566161113.0 %31.8 %.129.381.274.288.403.30884    
2013Pirates (A)119519137576110.0 %17.3 %.174.319.279.353.453.369131    
2014Pirates (A+)843639455356.9 %11.8 %.166.364.335.384.502.403153    
2014Pirates (AA)24102013747.8 %11.8 %.021.329.287.343.309.30586    
2015Pirates (AA)9642754760710.3 %11.7 %.120.335.307.376.427.362130    
2015Pirates (AAA)3514522018214.5 %10.3 %.157.377.347.441.504.427174    
2016Pirates (AAA)114484145760311.8 %15.3 %.173.328.295.382.468.379143    
2016Pirates4515231819013.8 %12.5 %.133.294.273.368.406.339112-1.80.4-8.9-0.4
2017Pirates159620267590210.6 %18.9 %.211.278.255.334.466.338108-6.8-0.4-12.10.8
2018Depth Charts142595217278510.7 %17.4 %.186.299.271.351.456.344111-2.06.8-12.81.3
2018Steamer138576206975510.7 %17.4 %.186.299.271.351.456.344111-2.06.5-13.61.1
Total- - -2047722993109211.3 %17.6 %.196.281.258.341.455.338109-8.60.0-21.10.4

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2012Pirates (A)15626617115016112021020310.274
2013Pirates (A)11945951912876372137576521903501012.279
2014Pirates (A+)843313631117820494553251432141154.335
2014Pirates (AA)249410227252001378012000141.287
2015Pirates (AA)963684271138517654760444502931174.307
2015Pirates (AAA)351211454230732201821215120420.347
2016Pirates (AAA)11442148412483234145760578744201737.295
2016Pirates451281523524803181921019030401.273
2017Pirates159549620140822662675906641171401524.255
2018Depth Charts14252259514191264217278644104342 53.271
2018Steamer13850557613788254206975624100342 53.271
Total- - -20467777217510634629931098741361701925.258

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2012Pirates (A)3.0 %31.8 %0.10.274.288.403.691.1293.9.381  0.17-1.3.30884
2013Pirates (A)10.0 %17.3 %0.58.279.353.453.806.1743.0.319  -1.17918.6.369131
2014Pirates (A+)6.9 %11.8 %0.58.335.384.502.886.1664.5.364  -0.76321.8.403153
2014Pirates (AA)7.8 %11.8 %0.67.287.343.309.652.0214.7.329  0.310-1.6.30586
2015Pirates (AA)10.3 %11.7 %0.88.307.376.427.803.1205.3.335  -0.26114.1.362130
2015Pirates (AAA)14.5 %10.3 %1.40.347.441.504.946.1576.1.377  0.22711.3.427174
2016Pirates (AAA)11.8 %15.3 %0.77.295.382.468.850.1733.4.328  -2.37422.4.379143
2016Pirates13.8 %12.5 %1.11.273.368.406.775.1331.7.294-1.1-0.2-0.5212.7.339112
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Pirates10.6 %18.9 %0.56.255.334.466.800.2113.5.278-5.10.0-1.7859.1.338108
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2018Depth Charts10.7 %17.4 %0.61.271.351.456.807.1864.0.299-1.2 -0.98411.4.344111
2018Steamer10.7 %17.4 %0.61.271.351.456.807.1864.0.299-1.2 -0.88111.0.344111
Total- - -11.3 %17.6 %0.64.258.341.455.796.1963.3.281-6.2-0.2-2.210511.8.338109

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2012Pirates (A)1.0618.6 %41.9 %39.5 %23.5 %5.9 %  25.6 %18.6 %55.8 %   
2013Pirates (A)1.2315.9 %46.4 %37.7 %17.0 %9.6 %  43.7 %22.4 %33.9 %   
2014Pirates (A+)1.3318.0 %46.8 %35.2 %17.0 %9.0 %  43.5 %25.7 %30.8 %   
2014Pirates (AA)1.4810.0 %53.8 %36.3 %17.2 %0.0 %  34.2 %29.3 %36.6 %   
2015Pirates (AA)1.5315.8 %50.9 %33.2 %14.0 %4.7 %  38.7 %25.7 %35.7 %   
2015Pirates (AAA)1.5118.5 %49.1 %32.4 %11.4 %5.7 %  33.3 %28.7 %38.0 %   
2016Pirates (AAA)1.4422.6 %45.7 %31.7 %12.0 %13.0 %  45.9 %22.1 %32.1 %   
2016Pirates1.7521.4 %50.0 %28.6 %9.4 %9.4 %7.1 %0.0 %22.3 %34.8 %42.9 %22.3 %44.6 %33.0 %
2017Pirates1.6417.7 %51.1 %31.2 %11.8 %19.1 %6.3 %0.0 %41.5 %29.6 %28.9 %20.6 %46.8 %32.6 %
Total- - -1.6618.4 %50.9 %30.7 %11.3 %17.3 %6.5 %0.0 %37.6 %30.7 %31.8 %21.0 %46.4 %32.7 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2012Pirates (A)181784   30122152
2013Pirates (A)1661355723   3217301051
2014Pirates (A+)1331005117   275588863
2014Pirates (AA)432985   159247406
2015Pirates (AA)1641075115   63610011637
2015Pirates (AAA)5335204   228337565
2016Pirates (AAA)1561087713   71310651778
2016Pirates5632243400246371617
2017Pirates22313677161400103215192551
Total- - -279168101191800127818903168

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2016Pirates-0.23-2.672.443.620.381.041.19120.11-0.34
2017Pirates1.09-10.7611.8518.931.911.021.35171.27-0.20
Total- - -0.85-13.4314.2822.552.291.031.28291.38-0.55

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Pirates56.1% (93.0)11.0% (85.0)4.4% (89.4)10.0% (78.7)16.9% (84.0)1.6% (86.6)  
2017Pirates56.9% (93.1)9.8% (85.3)6.0% (89.3)9.0% (78.2)16.4% (84.4)1.5% (84.1)0.4% (77.3)0.7%
Total- - -56.7% (93.1)10.1% (85.3)5.7% (89.3)9.2% (78.3)16.5% (84.3)1.5% (84.6)0.3% (77.3)0.5%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Pirates37.7 %10.2 %3.1 %1.5 % 8.3 %11.9 %9.4 %1.8 % 16.2 %   
2017Pirates37.5 %15.0 %4.9 %1.6 %0.1 %5.0 %10.4 %7.2 %1.6 % 16.1 % 0.5 % 
Total- - -37.6 %14.1 %4.6 %1.5 %0.1 %5.7 %10.7 %7.7 %1.7 % 16.1 % 0.4 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Pirates93.592.487.586.4 91.785.978.982.2 83.8  
2017Pirates93.592.689.184.378.590.985.477.281.0 84.5 76.1
Total- - -93.592.688.984.778.591.185.577.681.2 84.3 76.1

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Pirates38.2 %3.4 %2.0 %18.5 %16.2 %12.2 %9.6 %    
2017Pirates38.5 %5.9 %1.9 %17.3 %16.2 %11.0 %8.4 % 0.3 %  
Total- - -38.5 %5.5 %1.9 %17.5 %16.2 %11.2 %8.6 % 0.3 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Pirates93.889.887.493.184.285.579.1   
2017Pirates94.090.084.992.184.886.078.2 78.0 
Total- - -94.090.085.492.384.785.978.3 78.0 

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Pirates5.01.2-2.2-0.80.7-0.5 1.451.76-8.30-1.350.64-5.10 
2017Pirates6.20.1-2.04.41.20.50.50.430.02-1.321.930.291.325.20
Total- - -11.31.3-4.33.61.90.00.50.630.39-2.361.230.36-0.045.20

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Pirates0.41.5-0.2-0.5 1.60.4-0.1-0.4 0.3  
2017Pirates1.45.5-3.8-0.20.51.2-0.22.9-0.5 -1.2 0.3
Total- - -1.87.0-4.0-0.70.52.80.12.7-0.9 -0.9 0.3

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Pirates0.172.30-1.00-6.08 3.150.49-0.24-3.22 0.29  
2017Pirates0.151.47-3.11-0.5016.500.94-0.081.58-1.32 -0.30 2.68
Total- - -0.161.59-2.83-1.5416.501.570.041.14-1.72 -0.18 2.68

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Pirates2.5-1.1-1.01.1 1.1-0.9   
2017Pirates8.1-4.90.7-1.0 2.44.2 0.5 
Total- - -10.5-6.0-0.40.1 3.53.4 0.5 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Pirates1.06-5.37-8.720.991.161.53-1.46   
2017Pirates0.71-2.821.15-0.190.740.741.71 5.20 
Total- - -0.77-3.09-0.570.020.810.891.10 5.20 

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Pirates24.8 %70.7 %44.6 %73.6 %87.2 %82.9 %43.1 %59.9 %7.6 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Pirates26.7 %66.0 %43.5 %69.7 %85.0 %79.6 %42.8 %55.0 %8.8 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -26.3 %66.9 %43.7 %70.4 %85.5 %80.3 %42.9 %56.0 %8.6 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Pirates24.8 %67.7 %44.6 %67.1 %89.6 %82.9 %46.3 %21.6
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Pirates26.0 %64.3 %43.4 %66.6 %85.4 %79.2 %45.4 %21.9
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -25.8 %65.0 %43.7 %66.7 %86.3 %80.0 %45.6 %21.8

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Pirates24.5 %67.5 %44.6 %66.3 %89.7 %82.9 %46.9 %22.6
2017Pirates26.2 %65.7 %43.2 %67.5 %86.6 %80.0 %42.9 %22.5
Total- - -26.0 %66.1 %43.4 %67.3 %87.2 %80.5 %43.6 %22.5

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2015Pirates (AA)1B8484748.28025213  62          
2015Pirates (AAA)1B3231284.129593  20          
2016Pirates (AAA)1B9695858.28925214  90          
2016Pirates1B2319150.1157143301000111    .983 
2017Pirates1B1471391186.111398610451045111316    .992 
Total- - -1B1701581336.2129610013751145112417    .991 
2012Pirates (A)RF1414114.01802  1          
2013Pirates (A)RF8484728.012953  1          
2014Pirates (A+)RF6262552.09231  0          
2014Pirates (AA)RF1919163.24032  1          
2016Pirates (AAA)RF4430.2611  0          
2016PiratesRF1614108.11701100000     .944 
Total- - -RF1614108.11701100000     .944 
2016PiratesOF1614108.11701100000     .944 
Total- - -OF1614108.11701100000     .944 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016Pirates1B150.1 0 -20-32218.8182   -1 0.0-1.0-1.2-2.2-32.8
2017Pirates1B1186.1 0 066181133.73527     -0.20.7-2.2-1.7-2.9
Total- - -1B1336.2 0 -263203151.74429   -1 -0.2-0.3-3.4-3.9-5.8
2016PiratesRF108.1  00-5-51711.6476   -1-0.5 -3.8-0.7-4.9-60.4
Total- - -RF108.1  00-5-51711.6476   -1-0.5 -3.8-0.7-4.9-60.4
2016PiratesOF108.1  00-5-51711.6476   -1-0.5 -3.8-0.7-4.9-60.4
Total- - -OF108.1  00-5-51711.6476   -1-0.5 -3.8-0.7-4.9-60.4

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016Pirates1B150.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)33.3%     (3)25.0%      (4)96.6%    (29)
2017Pirates1B1186.10.0%      (1)0.0%    (14)9.1%    (11)33.3%    (12)74.2%    (31)97.2%  (211)
Total- - -1B1336.20.0%      (1)0.0%    (16)9.1%    (11)33.3%    (15)68.6%    (35)97.1%  (240)
2016PiratesRF108.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)93.8%    (16)
Total- - -RF108.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)93.8%    (16)
2016PiratesOF108.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)93.8%    (16)
Total- - -OF108.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)93.8%    (16)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2016Pirates258.2222231441513422527-2
Total- - -258.2222231441513422527-2

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Pirates2.2-1.8-7.1-1.80.4-8.90.24.6-3.8-0.4($3.1) 
2017Pirates6.4-6.8-1.7-10.4-0.4-12.10.919.27.60.8$6.0 
Total- - -8.6-8.6-8.8-12.20.0-21.11.123.73.80.4$2.9 

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  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 2, Pick: 1, Overall: 61
    • Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
    • School: Jesuit Col Prep (TX)