Biographical

Portrait of Rob Bell

Rob Bell PRays

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
7 686 34 37 0 421 5.71 1
Birth Date1-17-1977
Height6' 5"
Weight225 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2000 CIN MLB 26 26 140.3 130 73 112 32 .256 99 8.3 4.7 2.1 7.2 47% .245 .270 1.45 6.01 5.00 114 5.54 1.1
2001 CIN 0 9 9 44.3 46 17 33 9 .262 101 9.3 3.5 1.8 6.7 49% .294 .286 1.42 5.51 5.48 0 0.00 0.0
2001 TEX 0 18 18 105.3 130 47 64 23 .266 106 11.1 4.0 2.0 5.5 43% .311 .304 1.68 6.17 7.18 0 0.00 0.0
2002 TEX MLB 17 15 94.0 113 35 70 16 .270 112 10.8 3.4 1.5 6.7 50% .320 .286 1.57 4.93 6.22 96 5.41 0.2
2003 TBA MLB 19 18 101.0 103 39 44 15 .269 96 9.2 3.5 1.3 3.9 43% .261 .280 1.41 5.46 5.52 117 5.00 0.8
2004 TBA MLB 24 19 123.0 121 41 57 16 .259 100 8.9 3.0 1.2 4.2 48% .256 .256 1.32 5.04 4.46 115 5.09 0.9
2005 TBA MLB 8 3 25.0 41 12 13 7 .266 103 14.8 4.3 2.5 4.7 38% .358 .359 2.12 7.33 8.28 119 9.85 -1.2
2007 BAL MLB 30 0 53.0 73 24 28 7 .263 101 12.4 4.1 1.2 4.8 50% .344 .302 1.83 5.33 5.94 111 6.14 -0.4
2001 TOT MLB 27 27 149.7 176 64 97 32 .265 105 10.6 3.8 1.9 5.8 44% .306 .299 1.60 5.98 6.67 118 6.00 -0.3
CareerMLB151108686.0757288421125.2631029.93.81.65.546%.286.2841.525.605.711135.701.0

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1996 EUG A- 16 16 81.0 89 29 74 5 .000 9.9 3.2 0.6 8.2 0% .000 .000 1.46 3.64 5.11
1997 MCN A 27 27 146.7 144 41 140 15 .000 8.8 2.5 0.9 8.6 0% .311 .000 1.26 3.79 3.68
1998 DNC A+ 28 28 178.3 169 46 197 8 .000 8.5 2.3 0.4 9.9 0% .000 .000 1.21 2.48 3.28
1999 CHT AA 12 12 72.0 75 17 68 7 .000 9.4 2.1 0.9 8.5 0% .000 .000 1.28 3.42 3.12
2000 CIN MLB 26 26 140.3 130 73 112 32 .256 99 8.3 4.7 2.1 7.2 47% .245 .270 1.45 6.01 5.00
2000 LOU AAA 6 6 41.0 35 13 47 6 .000 7.7 2.9 1.3 10.3 0% .000 .000 1.17 3.70 3.73
2001 CIN MLB 9 9 44.3 46 17 33 9 .262 101 9.3 3.5 1.8 6.7 49% .294 .286 1.42 5.51 5.48
2001 TEX MLB 18 18 105.3 130 47 64 23 .266 106 11.1 4.0 2.0 5.5 43% .311 .304 1.68 6.17 7.18
2001 LOU AAA 5 4 27.0 32 4 26 4 .000 10.7 1.3 1.3 8.7 0% .000 .000 1.33 3.61 3.33
2002 TEX MLB 17 15 94.0 113 35 70 16 .270 112 10.8 3.4 1.5 6.7 50% .320 .286 1.57 4.93 6.22
2002 TUL AA 1 1 8.0 4 0 5 0 .000 4.5 0.0 0.0 5.6 0% .190 .000 0.50 1.82 0.00
2002 OKL AAA 12 11 75.3 70 25 55 10 .000 8.4 3.0 1.2 6.6 0% .273 .000 1.26 4.79 4.06
2003 TBA MLB 19 18 101.0 103 39 44 15 .269 96 9.2 3.5 1.3 3.9 43% .261 .280 1.41 5.46 5.52
2003 DUR AAA 12 12 71.7 72 15 48 10 .000 9.0 1.9 1.3 6.0 0% .277 .000 1.21 4.39 4.02
2004 TBA MLB 24 19 123.0 121 41 57 16 .259 100 8.9 3.0 1.2 4.2 48% .256 .256 1.32 5.04 4.46
2004 DUR AAA 7 7 37.3 28 8 35 3 .000 6.8 1.9 0.7 8.4 0% .258 .000 0.97 3.07 1.69
2005 TBA MLB 8 3 25.0 41 12 13 7 .266 103 14.8 4.3 2.5 4.7 38% .358 .359 2.12 7.33 8.28
2005 DUR AAA 22 2 44.3 64 20 26 12 .253 52 13.0 4.1 2.4 5.3 43% .333 .327 1.90 6.98 7.72
2006 BUF AAA 30 21 142.2 145 35 98 20 .256 102 9.2 2.2 1.3 6.2 45% .278 .264 1.27 4.35 4.24
2007 BAL MLB 30 0 53.0 73 24 28 7 .263 101 12.4 4.1 1.2 4.8 50% .344 .302 1.83 5.33 5.94
2007 NOR AAA 10 10 66.7 61 17 59 5 .265 82 8.2 2.3 0.7 8.0 48% .272 .246 1.17 3.24 2.97
2008 CHR AAA 12 6 37.0 52 10 26 5 .264 89 12.6 2.4 1.2 6.3 54% .366 .314 1.68 4.73 8.03

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2005-05-14 2005-07-09 15-DL 56 50 General Medical Mood Disorder -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 TBA $800,000
2004 TBA $500,000
2001 CIN, TEX $250,000
2000 CIN $200,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,750,000
4 yrTotal$1,750,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 149 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from WAS 07-08 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 12/07 (minor-league contract)
  • FA after refused sent outright to Triple-A 10/12/07 contract purchased 9/5/07 designated for assignment 8/30/07
  • contract purchased 6/19/07
  • signed as a free agent from CLE 1/07 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 7/05 re-signed as a free agent 12/04, 1 year/$0.8M (05)
  • contract purchased 5/04 sent outright to Triple-A 1/04 designated for assignment 1/04 re-signed 12/03, 1 year/$0.5M (04)
  • recalled 6/03 4/03
  • signed as a free agent from TB 4/03 claimed off waivers from TX 3/03 re-signed 2/03 optioned to Triple-A 8/02 recalled 7/02 optioned to Triple-A 7/02 6/02 optioned to Triple-A 5/02 recalled 4/02 1 year/$ M (02) 2/02 recalled 5/01

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Prospectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-05-31
Prospectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-02-29
Spring Training Preview: AL EastJoe Sheehan2008-02-05
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Transaction of the Day: AL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Down to the WireJohn Perrotto2007-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Trade Deadline EditionJay Jaffe2007-07-31
Transaction Analysis Special: Free Talent All-StarsChristina Kahrl2007-07-10
Prospectus Notebook: Devil RaysBaseball Prospectus2005-12-23
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Claussen Pickle, Revisited: An Analysis of Traded Braves Prospects, 1990-2004Jay Jaffe2005-08-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-07-21
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Lies, Damned Lies: Book Review, Scout's HonorNate Silver2005-07-13
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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Spring Sleepers and BustsErik Siegrist2005-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The EastsChristina Kahrl2005-02-14
Prospectus Triple Play: Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Toronto Blue JaysBaseball Prospectus2005-02-11
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: A Rush to RespectabilityJoe Sheehan2004-06-22
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Transaction Analysis: March 16-21, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: January 12-February 6, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-02-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: HardballJoe Sheehan2003-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 10-15Christina Kahrl2003-06-19
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Transaction Analysis, The WestsChristina Kahrl2003-02-05
Transaction Analysis: August 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-29
Transaction Analysis: August 4-7, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-12
Transaction Analysis: July 15-21, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-24
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Transaction Analysis: June 18-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-26
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Transaction Analysis: May 23-27, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-29
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Prospectus Feature: Aim for the Head: Dropping the Worst StartsKeith Woolner2002-05-03
Transaction Analysis: April 25-29, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-01
Transaction Analysis: April 23-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-26
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Rob Bell threw 366 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2007, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2007, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (79mph). He also rarely threw a Sinker (85mph).