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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Russell Bell
Stat Years
1950-1964  [mlb] 1950-1964
Height/Weight
6-2 / 196
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (1642)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1995-05-07 [66.173]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Flaget (Louisville,KY)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1950-05-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.196)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [9] PIT [3] MLN [3] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8685 ... retro id: bellg103 ... mlbam id: 110817
Relations
Father of Buddy Bell, Grandfather of David Bell, Grandfather of Mike Bell, Grandfather of Ricky Bell
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit18,2121of---111142262119221185340284642004.282.333.443.77645618741.000.161.0006.1410.091.6452.81.7534.5
    1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1822of---2149600801672712168914424141009.278.330.443.77364726655.230.165.0006.496.340.9837.52.4732.9
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit723of---313146853117215165914367224006.250.306.419.72551019642.239.169.0007.0614.122.0029.23.1435.9
    1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2524of---415161010218337530105024872340014.300.354.525.87966532072.300.225.0007.2210.831.5020.34.5139.3
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2525of---515361910418538717101534858458013.299.349.465.81468428862.247.166.3047.028.481.2136.42.4933.5
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2526of---6154610881883062710444545702626.308.361.510.87167231163.290.202.3038.048.481.0622.64.0233.5
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2527of---7150603821763142984625066373410.292.347.501.84866630264.299.209.2887.519.911.3220.84.3536.4
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2528ofL-S-E-P8121510651492031361013054366510.292.332.420.75255521436.184.128.3035.419.731.8039.22.3424.2
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2529ofL-S-E-P91123854297162104623364016577.252.314.382.69643314728.221.130.2568.319.241.1138.52.3128.9
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2530ofL-S-E-P101485805917027219115232944218113.293.325.445.77062025848.200.152.2884.687.101.5230.53.0628.2
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2531ofL-S-E-P1114351565135195126243294014537.262.300.388.68855420036.184.126.2635.237.221.3842.92.1726.7
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2532ofL-S-E-P12103235276010133311182100934.255.298.345.6432628114.166.090.2596.878.021.1778.31.1523.3
    1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn333ofL-S-E-P133010181520160110702202.149.221.198.419115203.139.049.1478.706.090.70101.00.8720.0
    1962Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln2033ofL-S-E-P1379214286111352400121701123.285.322.435.7572289319.206.150.2905.267.461.4242.82.1931.1
    1963Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln2034ofL-S-E-P1433010000000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln2035ofL-S-E-P1533000000000100001.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)17416478865182331166206942303147063627455327109.281.330.445.77570732884583.236.164.2846.648.991.3531.52.9132.0
    National League Totals (16 yrs)17416478865182331166206942303147063627455327109.281.330.445.77570732884583.236.164.2846.648.991.3531.52.9132.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (9 yrs)1235466763413432283516071124223424521735502584.288.335.454.78951112121423.240.166.2886.698.841.3229.23.1331.5
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)3911490195403702840201681061591070019.270.323.436.7591613649138.235.166.2816.579.861.5037.22.4834.2
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (3 yrs)85220286211352400121801124.282.318.427.7452349419.200.145.2885.137.691.5044.02.1430.6
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)3010181520160110702202.149.221.198.419115203.139.049.1478.706.090.70101.00.8720.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB21OF10400.02031053218213.9772.000.0068.093.73
    1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22OF14500.02671844289285.9862.000.0094.297.31
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23OF12300.0202862216210.9721.700.0079.993.92
    1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24OF15100.044716115474463.9773.100.0098.1100.02
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25OF15300.04061262424418.9862.700.0099.4100.01
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26OF15400.0364450373368.9872.400.00100.0100.01
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27OF14900.03301254347342.9862.300.0096.899.32
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28OF12100.0311741322318.9882.600.0078.6100.03
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29OF10700.0235712243242.9962.300.0069.595.52
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30OF14500.02691511285284.9962.000.0094.298.02
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31OF13100.02391331255252.9881.900.0085.191.62
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32OF7500.0112110114113.9911.500.0048.772.84
    1962Milwaukee BravesNLMLB33OF5800.0753107978.9871.300.0035.873.44
    1962New York MetsNLMLB33OF2600.0407134847.9791.800.0016.386.76
    MLB Totals - (OF)1642003500133542836873633.9852.200.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1950MLB---------104-
    1951MLB---------145-
    1952MLB---------123-
    1953MLB---------151-
    1954MLB---------153-
    1955MLB---------154-
    1956MLB---------149-
    1957MLB---------121-
    1958MLB---------107-
    1959MLB---------145-
    1960MLB---------131-
    1961MLB---------75-
    1962MLB---------84-
    Totals---------1642-
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