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

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

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 503 431 62 120 14 59 0 .278 .367 .450 .817
7 Seasons 3262 2829 420 746 127 456 4 .264 .351 .465 .816
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .278 14 59 0 .817
7 Seasons .264 127 456 4 .816

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 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 1860 362 27 7.5 5.4 89.4 112.2 8.4 31.5 .283 .438 .354 .356 .373 40.6 14.9 11.7
Player 12875 2268 188 8.3 5.8 90.4 116.2 8.6 29.8 .269 .461 .347 .352 .390 42.4 18.2 11.8
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.0 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 50.0 19.9 24.6 5.8 39.0 35.9 25.1 3.0 37.0 19.9 29.0 3.3 7.5 5.4
Player 50.5 21.7 22.5 5.3 36.2 36.2 27.6 3.0 37.2 20.5 24.1 5.6 8.3 5.8
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.5 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 1.3 8 585 31.5 145 .279 .434 .362 18.2 13.1 14.4 .311 .470 .378 47.3
2022 Changeup 1.1 4 389 20.9 106 .295 .505 .384 31.2 17.9 19.8 .254 .405 .324 27.3
2022 Sinker 1.2 4 288 15.5 83 .302 .444 .408 14.3 8.4 14.6 .311 .471 .410 44.8
2022 Slider -0.3 -1 253 13.6 66 .268 .446 .333 22.7 24.2 19.3 .209 .344 .285 39.5
2022 Curveball 3.5 6 168 9.0 48 .364 .545 .438 23.2 14.6 13.5 .376 .576 .434 56.8
2022 Cutter -2.1 -3 126 6.8 35 .161 .387 .281 15.9 8.6 9.7 .252 .417 .336 32.1
2022 Splitter -2.3 -1 51 2.7 16 .077 .077 .188 41.7 25.0 23.5 .158 .179 .251 11.1
2021 4-Seamer 1.2 9 738 33.8 206 .298 .503 .403 19.5 17.5 18.3 .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 1 137 6.3 35 .241 .414 .357 32.4 20.0 18.4 .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 -0.2 0 58 6.8 14 .231 .462 .271 23.5 21.4 25.0 .171 .426 .231 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 499 1,860 0 -6 14 9 17
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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 6.6 75.6
2017 2,551 45.5 66.9 81.1 24.0 65.4 43.4 25.3 43.6 23.5 6.3 82.5
2018 2,366 43.7 68.5 81.6 23.1 61.2 43.3 27.8 43.0 24.4 6.0 78.0
2019 2,442 41.7 77.0 80.2 27.5 63.0 42.1 38.5 48.1 25.3 5.2 87.3
2020 857 41.8 72.3 74.5 26.9 50.7 43.3 27.9 45.9 33.6 6.0 78.4
2021 2,182 45.6 74.0 83.7 23.8 55.3 40.8 36.4 46.7 24.1 6.3 83.2
2022 1,860 47.0 70.4 83.1 26.3 65.3 45.6 31.8 47.0 22.1 6.0 81.3
Player 12,875 44.5 71.3 81.7 24.9 61.6 43.0 31.8 45.6 24.3 6.0 81.8
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.1 24.7 7.3 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
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 78 53 33
2019 92 88 93 92 92 94 88 95 98 89 67 86 45 58 48 16
2020 20 23 27 38 28 61 55 87 95 69 29 61 12 53 33 9
2021 85 82 79 72 84 63 53 92 96 93 73 81 55 75 33 75
2022 87 92 73 50 96 74 46 56 84 52 87 86 63 66 21 15
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 21.7 3 2.9 0 2 1 2 66.7
2017 20.9 26 25.9 0 8 13 15 57.7
2018 21.7 12 14.2 -2 11 10 6 50.0
2019 22.6 37 35.8 1 13 22 18 48.6
2020 23.9 8 8.0 0 0 4 5 62.5
2021 23.3 27 25.9 1 6 18 13 48.1
2022 22.7 14 13.7 0 5 10 5 35.7

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 3 3 5 3 2 3 2 3 3 3 2 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 5 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 3 2 3
2017 26 25 32 25 26 26 26 25 28 25 25 26 23 23 25 28 26 27 19 26 29 25 25 29 26 26 28 24 26 24 28
2018 12 16 20 12 13 15 14 15 16 13 14 14 9 11 13 16 13 17 10 14 17 12 13 13 14 18 15 11 15 12 20
2019 37 38 37 39 35 35 36 39 35 29 36 38 27 28 33 40 32 42 32 35 40 34