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Mike BellHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2005 MLB Years: 2000-2000
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-807, 2B-255, 1B-145, OF-24, SS-5, C-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael John Bell
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 7,1974 [43.074]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolArchbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers in the 1st round (30th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$310,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#7 ... 1995-MLB-#5 ... 1996-MLB-#8 ... 1997-TEX-#9
MLB DebutJuly 20,2000 [25.225]
OrganizationsTEX [5] COL [2] NYN [2] ARI [1] CHA [1] CIN [1] SLN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID4542Retrosheet IDbellm003MLBAM ID280062
RelationshipsBrother of David Bell, Son of Buddy Bell, Grandson of Gus Bell, Brother of Ricky Bell
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power71Contact61XBH71RBIs75Runs51Hitting59Durability66Team.494Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-3b1850230487313633492272341200.317.395.465.86010722264.340.148.296.38410.238.710.851.1476.6730.14
1994Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAtex-3b191204755812522665816124776316114.263.330.373.70317734532.298.110.217.3138.8314.291.621.1379.1727.20
1995Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-3b2012947049122201552984872032011.260.327.338.66515926523.296.078.183.3049.1813.771.500.9694.0021.31
1996Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-3b21128484621293131659314275340113.267.329.442.77121450533.288.175.267.3377.8814.071.793.0030.2538.76
1997Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-3b2233123173511082301152842202.285.375.569.9447019146.303.284.398.40310.2719.181.875.4815.3854.29
1997Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-2b-3b22933283577182538422978403010.235.302.348.65011425364.290.113.207.2927.9721.432.691.3765.6032.47
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1264515211229213614344106825012.248.323.408.73118444510.294.160.259.3248.6320.782.412.5534.6939.29
1998St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-2b-of2318631122521142181022521.349.410.540.95034880.368.191.333.39210.0012.501.251.2563.0036.36
1998Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-2b23782754773141145635355020615.265.346.476.82213129318.272.211.331.35511.0115.721.434.4019.6439.73
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-3b231744681028008700110.182.302.341.64315353.167.159.341.28415.0913.210.883.7722.0037.50
1998Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         113382641032031778565167421246.270.352.471.82318040451.277.201.332.35311.3114.861.313.7722.4738.83
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn92b-1b243913511371111254292320215.274.324.393.7175313148.319.119.200.3146.0815.542.560.68135.0035.14
2000Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin253b25115429701152922278004576707610.268.342.499.84121453488.275.231.336.3559.2215.571.694.5119.5046.09
2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin283b251927560024004700000.222.323.444.76712231.222.222.370.33512.9022.581.756.4513.5033.33
2001Salem AvalancheCaroA+col-3b-1b26413151000105100000.385.556.4621.0186118.417.077.538.46227.785.560.200.000.0020.00
2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol243b26843204390211135304168033014.281.322.475.79715235342.339.194.231.3404.6823.395.003.8024.6238.89
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         883334495221135314218133014.285.333.474.80715836360.343.189.243.3465.8322.503.863.6125.6237.89
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-3b2764240336819233544164260304.283.340.417.75710024265.328.134.200.3326.0415.852.631.1380.0035.29
2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari252b28117416601092631170132659635012.262.311.418.72917440456.279.156.214.3175.7012.942.272.4137.8236.70
2004Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-1b2912445656107202258012331117144507.235.300.452.75220647510.257.217.305.3236.0822.943.774.9018.2443.93
2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of-2b30814010001010101000.071.071.071.1421015.077.000-.071.0640.006.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1927560024004700000.222.323.444.76712231.222.222.370.00012.9022.581.756.4513.5033.33
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1221451560711962623213568468494078186024491498.265.331.427.75819274295055.294.162.256.0008.0516.182.012.6733.4435.87
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter661238231461214513823882519180483421126952.257.317.432.74910292402641.288.175.253.0006.8218.292.683.1029.0539.22
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter239882126237564381386792153968220.269.341.471.81241598997.285.202.305.0009.2315.351.663.8123.2141.35
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter151546611492636661296183257212.273.344.364.70819935621.308.091.209.0009.8213.371.360.9791.0023.49
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1204755812522665816124776316114.263.330.373.70317734532.298.110.217.0008.8314.291.621.1379.1727.20
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50230487313633492272341200.317.395.465.86010722264.340.148.296.00010.238.710.851.1476.6730.14
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1927560024004700000.222.323.444.76712231.222.222.370.00012.9022.581.756.4513.5033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162230435100173400346000000.222.323.444.76710217264.222.222.370.00012.9022.581.756.4513.5033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625998115935418919754109837213.265.331.427.75825657671.294.162.256.0008.0516.182.012.6733.4435.87

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex182B1--11--221.0002.00------502.01.7
1993Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex183B58--35144128191179.9373.09------50116.096.7
1994Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtex193B112--912005116342291.8512.60------12093.381.8
1994Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtex19SS5--5132-2018.9003.60------1204.23.6
1995Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex203B126--912803519406371.9142.94------12997.795.5
1996Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex213B126--902772528392367.9362.91------12898.490.6
1997Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex223B33--2855929283.9022.52------33100.023.7
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex223B35--28781013116106.9143.03------9337.624.5
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex222B47--88112925209200.9574.26------9350.532.9
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex221B5--12-131312.9232.40------935.43.5
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23OF6--6---661.0001.00------1833.34.4
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn233B2--231-65.8332.50------1811.11.5
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn232B10--2131455652.9295.20------1855.67.4
1998Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn233B18--8222-3230.9381.67------7823.112.7
1998Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn232B54--84114920207198.9573.67------7869.238.0
1998Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23OF6--8-1-98.8891.33------787.74.2
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn233B14--216922718.6671.29------1782.49.9
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn242B22--47416129488.9364.00------3956.415.7
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn241B17--906-996961.0005.65------3943.612.1
2000Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin253B111--682282319319296.9282.67------11596.577.1
2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B13-49216222018.9001.380.37-----1968.48.0
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col263B3--151-76.8572.00------475.02.2
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col261B2--163122019.9509.50------450.01.4
2001Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26C1--3---331.0003.00------841.20.7
2001Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol261B11--294133433.9713.00------8413.17.8
2001Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol262B24--3846358784.9663.50------8428.617.0
2001Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol263B65--411241114176165.9382.54------8477.446.1
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol272B17--39491168988.9895.18------6426.611.8
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol271B12--7251107877.9876.42------6418.88.3
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol273B41--227866106100.9432.44------6464.128.5
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari282B78--1501961349359346.9644.44------11766.754.2
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28OF10--12-1-1312.9231.20------1178.56.9
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari283B14--2016644236.8572.57------11712.09.7
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari281B17--1268212136134.9857.88------11714.511.8
2004Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha291B81--62138470663659.9948.14------12465.357.0
2004Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha293B35--1963778982.9212.34------12428.224.6
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln302B2--46-210101.0005.00------825.01.4
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln303B1---12-31.3331.00------812.50.7
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln30OF2--1---111.0000.50------825.01.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B13-49216222018.9001.380.37-----130.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B316--2006047465878804.9162.54------3160.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B190--36645032109848816.9624.29------1900.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B143--95061910710201011.9917.07------1430.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF12--13-1-1413.9291.08------120.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B177--1263543630516480.9302.71------1770.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B54--84114920207198.9573.67------540.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--8-1-98.8891.33------60.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B131--942883719419382.9122.92------1310.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B10--2131455652.9295.20------100.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--6---661.0001.00------60.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--163122019.9509.50------20.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B112--912005116342291.8512.60------1120.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--5132-2018.9003.60------50.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B58--35144128191179.9373.09------580.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex18---1-58-----
1994Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAtex19----5112-----
1995Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex20-----126-----
1996Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21-----126-----
1997Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22-----33-----
1997Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex22--547-35-----
1998St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23---10-2---6-
1998Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23---54-18---6-
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23-----14-----
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24--1722-------
2000Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin25-----111-----
2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25-----13-----
2001Salem Avalanche CaroA+col26--2--3-----
2001Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26-11124-65-----
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27--1217-41-----
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari28--1778-14---10-
2004Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha29--81--35-----
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln30---2-1---2-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2007Yakima BearsNwstA-Minorari32Manager763343.4344.04 
2008Visalia OaksCalifA+Minorari33Manager1396772.48217.54 
2009Visalia RawhideCalifA+Minorari34Manager1406476.45729.04 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993High School All-American - 2nd Team (IF) ... Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (3B) ... Gulf Coast League All-Star (3B)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2005-01-12ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2004-11-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-11-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-11-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
2002-11-10ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-11-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2000-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-11-11ContractSigned by Reds 
1999-11-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-02-10TradeTraded by Diamondbacks to Mets for Joe Lisio. 
1997-11-18Selected by Diamondbacks from Angels in expansion draft (Pick #55). 
1997-10-31TradeTraded by Rangers to Angels for Matt Perisho. 
1993-06-08Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1993Texas Rangers-18310,000-------310,000Signing Bonus out of 1993 Draft (1st round - 30th overall)
2000Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25175,000-79539-1,394,248200,000485,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red