1B - PIT
Josh Bell went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer and a walk in Thursday's 7-0 win over the Cubs.
Bell broke out of a 0-for-17 slump by belting a two-run shot off Kyle Ryan in the fifth inning. It was his eighth long ball of the season. Bell has struggled most of 2020, slashing .221/.296/.354 over 206 plater appearances in 2020.
Josh Bell was not in the lineup for Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Cubs.
Bell was given the day off after going 0-for-19 with nine strikeouts in his last seven games. Colin Moran started in his place at first base. Bell has struggled most of 2020, slashing, .221/.296/.354 with seven home runs, 19 RBI, 19 runs over 206 plate appearances in 2020.
Josh Bell went 0-for-3 with a walk in both games of Friday's doubleheader against the Cardinals.
Bell was absent from the starting lineup Game 1, but pinch hit in the seventh inning. After recording a hit in 10 straight games, Bell has been hitless in last three contests. The 28-year-old 1B is slashing .240/.318/.383 with seven home runs, 19 RBI and 19 runs scored over 192 plate appearances in 2020.
Josh Bell went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and one walk in Monday's Game 2 7-4 loss to the Reds.
Bell took Antony DeSclafani deep in the fourth inning for his seventh long ball of the year. He is on a eight-game hitting streak and has homered in three of his last five contests. Bell is slashing .242/.311/.395 over 177 plate appearances in 2020.
Josh Bell went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Royals.
Bell took Carlos Hernandez deep in the second inning for his sixth long ball of the year. He has now homered in back-to-back games. Bell has been on a tear recently, hitting .500 (9-for-18) with two home runs, three RBI and four runs scored in his last five contests.