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David Bell

+ Played in Major Leagues 1995-2006
Biography Data
Positions: 3B-1565, 2B-515, SS-49, 1B-16, LF-1, DH-1
Proper Name: David Michael Bell
Born: September 14, 1972 (42.224)
Place Cincinnati, Ohio
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 175 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Archbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)
Drafted: 1990 -- 7th round (185th overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 3,1995 (22.231)
TBC Player ID:985
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2002-11-24 - Philadelphia Phillies - More
Prospect Ranks:[1995]CLE #6
Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2003-2006 ($17m) by Philadelphia Phillies.
Organizations:CLE, SLN, SEA, SFN, PHI, MIL
Relationship(s):Brother of Mike Bell, Son of Buddy Bell, Grandson of Gus Bell, Brother of Ricky Bell

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
25 77 45 46 39

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Phillies to Brewers for Wilfrido Laureano
    Signed by Phillies
    Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mariners to Giants for Desi Relaford and Cash.
    Signed as Free Agent by Mariners.
    re-signed by Mariners
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Indians to Mariners for Joey Cora.
    Claimed on waivers by Indians from Cardinals.
    Traded by Indians with Pepe McNeal and Rick Heiserman to Cardinals for Ken Hill.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Cleveland Indians in 7th round (185th overall) of 1990 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2006Milwaukee Brewers$ 4,700,000152582$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2006Philadelphia Phillies$ 4,700,000152882$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Philadelphia Phillies$ 4,700,000151884$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Philadelphia Phillies$ 4,400,000144785$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Philadelphia Phillies$ 3,200,000218873$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002San Francisco Giants$ 1,750,0003291564$ 200,000$ 2,011,0452002-11-24 - Signed to 4-year contract for 2003-2006 ($17m)
    2001Seattle Mariners$ 2,200,0002741370$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Seattle Mariners$ 1,425,0003121766$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Seattle Mariners$ 700,0004091755$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998St. Louis Cardinals$ 200,0006652526$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Seattle Mariners$ 200,0006652826$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Cleveland Indians$ 200,0006653226$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997St. Louis Cardinals$ 170,0006692826$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996St. Louis Cardinals$ 125,0006952723$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Cleveland Indians$ 109,000753370$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1995St. Louis Cardinals$ 109,000753350$ 109,000$ 999,520

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