Josh Bell
1B | B/T: S/R | 6' 4" 261LBS | Age: 30

Draft: 2011 | Rd: 2, #61, Pittsburgh Pirates | Jesuit Col Prep (TX)

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 647 552 78 147 17 71 0 .266 .362 .422 .784
7 Seasons 3406 2950 436 773 130 468 4 .262 .351 .459 .810
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .266 17 71 0 .784
7 Seasons .262 130 468 4 .810

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
Sweet
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2016 23 617 112 5 4.5 3.3 88.3 108.9 5.8 22.3 .283 .433 .339 .362 .362 37.5 12.5 13.8
2017 24 2551 436 28 6.4 4.5 87.6 112.4 8.6 28.9 .261 .432 .338 .333 .371 34.3 18.9 10.6
2018 25 2366 402 28 7.0 4.8 90.2 115.6 9.4 29.6 .257 .417 .336 .340 .363 39.3 17.8 13.2
2019 26 2442 416 53 12.7 8.6 92.4 116.2 13.1 34.6 .285 .561 .378 .386 .448 47.2 19.2 12.1
2020 27 857 140 12 8.6 5.4 91.7 114.2 5.9 24.3 .228 .381 .286 .297 .365 42.9 26.5 9.9
2021 28 2182 400 35 8.8 6.2 92.5 115.8 4.9 28.5 .277 .488 .352 .367 .406 52.0 17.8 11.4
2022 29 2505 456 33 7.2 5.1 88.9 112.2 8.4 30.7 .273 .424 .344 .349 .366 40.8 15.8 12.5
Player 13520 2362 194 8.2 5.7 90.3 116.2 8.6 29.7 .268 .457 .345 .351 .388 42.3 18.2 11.9
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.1 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2016 50.9 18.8 25.0 5.4 25.9 26.8 47.3 2.7 38.4 16.1 22.3 3.6 4.5 3.3
2017 52.3 19.3 22.5 6.0 36.5 34.4 29.1 5.0 35.3 21.3 25.5 5.3 6.4 4.5
2018 49.8 22.6 21.4 6.2 32.6 39.1 28.4 3.0 37.6 23.4 22.4 6.0 7.0 4.8
2019 44.0 26.9 22.8 6.3 38.9 35.1 25.7 1.7 32.5 23.3 20.4 7.7 12.7 8.6
2020 56.4 19.3 19.3 5.0 36.4 37.1 26.4 2.1 43.6 19.3 22.9 3.6 8.6 5.4
2021 54.3 21.3 22.0 2.5 36.8 39.3 24.0 2.3 41.5 15.8 24.8 6.8 8.8 6.2
2022 50.7 19.7 24.1 5.7 37.1 35.7 27.2 4.2 36.6 20.6 27.4 3.7 7.2 5.1
Player 50.6 21.6 22.5 5.3 35.9 36.2 27.9 3.2 37.1 20.6 24.0 5.6 8.2 5.7
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Run Values by Pitch Type

Year Pitch Type Team RV/100 Run Value Pitches % PA BA SLG wOBA Whiff% K% PutAway % xBA xSLG xwOBA Hard Hit %
2022 4-Seamer 1.1 9 799 31.9 196 .286 .423 .376 17.6 13.3 12.8 .306 .462 .385 47.9
2022 Changeup 1.3 7 499 19.9 131 .277 .471 .365 32.6 20.6 20.5 .245 .402 .314 26.9
2022 Sinker 0.7 3 376 15.0 97 .284 .459 .404 13.2 10.3 14.1 .297 .460 .403 47.0
2022 Slider 0.3 1 347 13.9 84 .271 .429 .342 24.0 23.8 16.1 .212 .354 .301 43.4
2022 Curveball 1.6 4 225 9.0 61 .304 .464 .376 22.0 16.4 13.9 .342 .529 .402 56.5
2022 Cutter -2.6 -5 179 7.1 49 .159 .318 .270 14.3 8.2 10.8 .241 .364 .308 25.0
2022 Splitter -2.0 -1 71 2.8 23 .105 .105 .200 31.3 17.4 18.2 .161 .199 .250 20.0
2022 N/A -7.4 -1 9 0.4 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 50.0 100.0 .073 .098 .067 0.0
2021 4-Seamer 1.2 9 739 33.9 206 .298 .503 .403 19.4 17.5 18.2 .294 .492 .379 60.7
2021 Changeup 0.6 2 407 18.7 112 .223 .340 .288 25.8 16.1 16.4 .212 .325 .269 30.6
2021 Slider 3.3 10 300 13.7 70 .317 .700 .476 32.0 20.0 13.0 .335 .723 .478 63.0
2021 Sinker -2.6 -7 276 12.6 68 .224 .466 .372 19.8 19.1 23.6 .246 .485 .366 58.7
2021 Curveball 0.0 0 258 11.8 55 .204 .469 .330 22.6 16.4 13.0 .286 .492 .360 48.8
2021 Cutter 0.5 1 136 6.2 35 .241 .414 .357 32.9 20.0 18.9 .302 .503 .384 43.5
2021 Splitter 0.5 0 63 2.9 18 .250 .438 .339 44.4 22.2 23.5 .336 .568 .419 50.0
2021 N/A -13.5 0 3 0.1 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .248 .499 .311 100.0
2020 4-Seamer 1.0 3 278 32.4 78 .275 .551 .383 32.6 28.2 30.6 .286 .573 .386 51.0
2020 Changeup -3.3 -5 163 19.0 38 .139 .167 .164 46.6 28.9 33.3 .176 .210 .198 16.0
2020 Slider -3.8 -5 127 14.8 30 .115 .115 .160 30.0 30.0 21.4 .103 .123 .161 27.8
2020 Sinker -0.9 -1 122 14.2 33 .321 .357 .362 20.5 12.1 23.5 .333 .443 .392 66.7
2020 Curveball -0.6 -1 103 12.0 23 .250 .400 .335 41.0 39.1 28.1 .140 .227 .225 45.5
2020 Cutter -0.3 0 58 6.8 14 .231 .462 .271 23.5 21.4 25.0 .171 .426 .230 45.5
2020 Splitter -4.8 0 6 0.7 3 .000 .000 .000 40.0 33.3 25.0 .429 .512 .414 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 1.9 14 741 30.3 173 .280 .618 .406 21.5 24.9 21.8 .244 .535 .353 53.9
2019 Changeup -1.3 -6 461 18.9 118 .208 .387 .293 38.6 22.0 21.7 .237 .406 .306 28.0
2019 Sinker 1.9 8 449 18.4 112 .374 .703 .495 15.7 8.9 11.2 .371 .672 .478 56.1
2019 Slider 2.0 6 304 12.4 83 .278 .681 .420 27.7 21.7 14.9 .277 .691 .420 50.0
2019 Curveball 1.4 3 239 9.8 55 .255 .426 .366 26.6 20.0 13.6 .358 .583 .440 58.3
2019 Cutter 0.6 1 169 6.9 36 .226 .516 .343 20.7 16.7 11.8 .291 .499 .365 38.5
2019 Splitter 5.4 2 46 1.9 15 .333 .667 .420 33.3 20.0 18.8 .337 .742 .445 25.0
2018 4-Seamer 0.7 6 867 36.6 216 .269 .452 .367 19.9 14.8 14.0 .295 .501 .389 47.7
2018 Sinker 1.4 6 466 19.7 132 .310 .496 .402 16.6 12.9 19.1 .301 .505 .386 46.9
2018 Slider 1.4 5 331 14.0 79 .221 .426 .341 40.3 36.7 21.5 .162 .276 .269 33.3
2018 Changeup 0.4 1 299 12.6 63 .291 .309 .315 32.3 11.1 9.6 .228 .314 .277 20.0
2018 Curveball -1.8 -4 249 10.5 49 .159 .205 .214 25.8 24.5 15.6 .189 .264 .249 21.9
2018 Cutter 0.2 0 107 4.5 27 .182 .318 .302 21.7 18.5 17.9 .201 .244 .288 23.5
2018 Splitter 4.1 2 43 1.8 13 .364 .364 .454 23.5 15.4 20.0 .281 .433 .371 33.3
2017 4-Seamer -0.2 -2 939 36.8 226 .271 .467 .356 19.3 14.6 12.7 .257 .428 .330 34.3
2017 Sinker 1.1 6 511 20.0 124 .339 .569 .433 19.4 14.5 16.7 .308 .526 .395 45.1
2017 Changeup -0.1 0 394 15.4 91 .229 .386 .320 29.3 14.3 12.1 .278 .374 .318 24.3
2017 Slider 0.0 0 266 10.4 72 .169 .415 .276 34.9 40.3 23.6 .196 .395 .282 40.5
2017 Curveball 2.8 6 222 8.7 41 .257 .543 .388 30.6 29.3 21.1 .248 .423 .344 30.4
2017 Cutter -1.1 -1 129 5.1 33 .097 .290 .245 21.2 12.1 11.1 .243 .492 .328 33.3
2017 Splitter 0.1 0 64 2.5 21 .158 .211 .255 44.0 38.1 42.1 .223 .255 .257 9.1
2017 Knuckleball 2.7 0 13 0.5 3 .333 .667 .417 0.0 0.0 0.0 .332 .349 .299 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 152 617 -3 -3 8 2 4
2017 611 2,538 1 -24 18 13 8
2018 579 2,362 -4 -15 23 12 16
2019 592 2,411 12 -16 19 15 30
2020 219 857 -10 -9 5 4 -10
2021 566 2,182 -6 -17 24 14 15
2022 680 2,652 -8 -13 22 13 15
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Swing % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2016 617 46.4 70.6 86.6 22.1 68.5 43.9 34.9 44.6 18.2 6.5 75.0
2017 2,551 45.5 66.9 81.1 24.0 65.5 43.4 25.3 43.6 23.5 6.3 82.5
2018 2,366 43.6 68.4 81.7 23.2 61.2 43.3 27.8 43.0 24.4 6.0 78.0
2019 2,442 41.6 77.2 80.2 27.5 63.0 42.1 38.5 48.1 25.3 5.2 87.3
2020 857 41.7 72.3 74.8 27.0 50.4 43.3 27.9 45.9 33.6 6.0 78.4
2021 2,182 45.6 74.1 83.7 23.8 55.3 40.9 36.4 46.7 24.1 6.3 83.2
2022 2,505 46.7 68.8 83.6 24.9 65.4 45.6 28.4 45.3 21.7 6.4 77.5
Player 13,520 44.5 70.9 81.8 24.7 61.7 43.2 31.1 45.3 24.2 6.0 81.0
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Max EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
Speed OAA Arm
Strength
2016 67 60
2017 56 55 51 49 63 60 50 42 88 41 60 69 47 72 56 6
2018 68 58 50 44 81 59 50 75 97 60 69 88 47 77 53 35
2019 92 88 93 92 92 94 88 95 98 89 67 86 45 58 48 16
2020 20 23 27 38 29 61 55 87 95 69 29 61 12 52 33 12
2021 85 83 79