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Gus Bell
David Russell (Jr.) Bell

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 196 lb.

MLB Debut May 30, 1950
Final Game May 1, 1964
Born November 15, 1928 in Louisville, KY
Died May 7, 1995

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1950 21 BOA AL  127  458   61  129  32   5  11   56   0   1   32   55  .282  .337  .445  .782  204   2   4   3   8   6  
 1951 22 BOA AL  129  409   56  108  15   4  15   74   0   0   37   33  .264  .327  .430  .757  176   0   8   3   5   7  
 1952 23 BOA AL  129  512   68  141  27   4  29   90   1   1   43   79  .275  .330  .514  .843  263   1   3   1   0  17  MVP-11
 1953 24 BRN NL  126  499   85  140  28   3  26   77   0   1   48   85  .281  .347  .505  .852  252   3   2   2   4  20  MVP-8
         CHN NL   28  110   17   28   3   1   7   19   0   0   13   17  .255  .331  .491  .822   54   0   1   0   0   4  MVP-8
         TOT     154  609  102  168  31   4  33   96   0   1   61  102  .276  .344  .502  .847  306   3   3   2   4  24 
 1954 25 CHN NL  137  511   61  149  34   3  10   53   5   1   37   37  .292  .336  .429  .764  219   0   6   6   0  15  
 1955 26 CHN NL  152  633  101  204  41   5  27   83   1   1   53   48  .322  .373  .531  .904  336   0   3   2   0  10  MVP-9
 1956 27 CHN NL  154  612   95  160  33   4  33  110   2   2   51   57  .261  .320  .490  .810  300   1   1   2   2  17  MVP-8
 1957 28 CHN NL  145  529   62  157  25   1   9   52   0   0   37   71  .297  .344  .399  .743  211   3   4   9   3  17  MVP-24
 1958 29 CHN NL  129  418   50   99  13   3  16   60   1   2   30   49  .237  .288  .397  .685  166   3   3   1   1  15  
 1959 30 CHN NL  148  537   82  159  28   1  26  108   2   0   44   41  .296  .350  .497  .847  267   0   6  12   4  13  MVP-15
 1960 31 CHN NL  138  505   60  142  30   1  13   65   4   3   26   34  .281  .314  .422  .736  213   0   4   1   0  12  
 1961 32 CHN NL   98  249   29   63   6   1   2   19   0   1   13   22  .253  .286  .309  .595   77   2   4   0   0   3  
 1962 33 MLN NL   15    9    2    2   1   0   0    1   0   0    0    0  .222  .200  .333  .533    3   0   1   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons     1655 5991  829 1681 316  36 224  867  16  13  464  628  .281  .333  .458  .790 2741  15  50  42  27 156
 Per 162 games        586   81  165  31   4  22   85   2   1   45   61                          268   1   5   4   3  15
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1950 21 BOA AL  42   69   5.5   4   0   0  .000   5   49   38  .776    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e8     6   
 1951 22 BOA AL  15   59   5.1  27   8   0  .296   4   42   36  .857    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e4   -16   
 1952 23 BOA AL  29   82   5.6   5   1   0  .200   5   42   34  .810    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e7   118   
 1953 24 BRN NL  29   82   5.8   0   0   0  .000  10   71   57  .803    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e11  -26   
         CHN NL  33   17   5.4   0   0   0  .000   0   24   21  .875    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e11  -57   
         TOT                     0   0   0  .000  10   95   78  .821    0    0  .000
 1954 25 CHN NL  14   71   5.0  13   5   0  .385   5   52   44  .846    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e6   -50   
 1955 26 CHN NL  31  125   7.6   0   0   0  .000   3   89   71  .798    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e5    33   
 1956 27 CHN NL  27   91   5.2   1   1   1 1.000   4   96   81  .844    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e6   -38   
 1957 28 CHN NL  22   69   4.7   0   0   0  .000   5   67   56  .836    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e5    -8   
 1958 29 CHN NL  32   44   3.5   9   2   0  .222   0   45   40  .889    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e1   -11   
 1959 30 CHN NL  22   92   6.3   2   1   0  .500   0   28   24  .857    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e1    78   
 1960 31 CHN NL  27   63   4.5   5   1   0  .200   5   47   37  .787    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e4    47   
 1961 32 CHN NL  23   22   3.1  17   8   0  .471   1   17   17 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e3   -47   
 1962 33 MLN NL   0    0   2.4   8   2   0  .250   0    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e6  -114   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 13 Seasons          892   5.3  91  29   1  .319  47  670  556  .830    0    0  .000                   8   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 25.9 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1950 21 BOA AL  RF  123   227   15    5    3  .980  119 1071.2  2.03
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1951 22 BOA AL  RF   99   226    5    4    1  .983   96  850.1  2.44
                 CF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1952 23 BOA AL  RF  110   190    8    3    0  .985  108  982.0  1.81
                 LF   11    21    0    2    0  .913   10   91.0  2.08
                 CF    5    10    0    0    0 1.000    5   40.0  2.25
 1953 24 BRN NL  CF  126   263   16   10    1  .965  126 1109.2  2.26
                 LF   11     5    0    0    0 1.000    0   17.2  2.55
                 RF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    5.0  0.00
         CHN NL  CF   28    86    4    0    0 1.000   28  248.0  3.27
 1954 25 CHN NL  CF  127   308   10    5    3  .985  117 1065.1  2.69
 1955 26 CHN NL  CF  152   404    9    3    1  .993  152 1364.0  2.73
 1956 27 CHN NL  CF  154   453   15    4    1  .992  153 1382.0  3.05
 1957 28 CHN NL  CF  140   320   23    5    1  .986  134 1242.2  2.48
                 LF    5     5    0    0    0 1.000    0   13.0  3.46
 1958 29 CHN NL  CF  116   218   11    0    0 1.000  110  993.2  2.07
                 LF    6     5    0    0    0 1.000    0   14.0  3.21
 1959 30 CHN NL  RF  147   192    4    0    1 1.000  142 1284.1  1.37
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.2  3.37
 1960 31 CHN NL  RF  131   212   10    5    1  .978  124 1146.0  1.74
                 LF    4     9    0    0    0 1.000    0   15.1  5.28
 1961 32 CHN NL  LF   77   108    2    1    0  .991   48  502.2  1.97
                 RF    9     4    0    0    0 1.000    0   20.0  1.80
 1962 33 MLN NL  LF    8     0    1    0    0 1.000    0   15.0  0.60
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1953 WS    BRN CHA   L    7  23  3  5  0  0  2   4  1  1  .217  .269  .478  0
 1958 WS    CHN NYA   L    6  24  3  7  2  0  0   0  2  6  .292  .346  .375  0
 1959 WS    CHN NYA   L    6  25  1  2  0  0  0   1  1  4  .080  .148  .080  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1950  BOA   82-72   Steve Bivens
 1951  BOA   64-90   Rob Tomlinson, Steve Bivens
 1952  BOA   70-84   Rob Tomlinson
 1953  BRN  104-50   Robert Rescigno
 1953  CHN   60-94   Alan Boodman
 1954  CHN   64-90   Alan Boodman
 1955  CHN   81-73   Alan Boodman
 1956  CHN   78-76   Alan Boodman
 1957  CHN   83-71   Alan Boodman
 1958  CHN   88-66   Alan Boodman
 1959  CHN  102-52   Alan Boodman
 1960  CHN   82-72   Alan Boodman
 1961  CHN   70-84   Alan Boodman
 1962  MLN   79-83   Jeff Tripodi

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