Josh Bell signs deal with Cleveland Guardians
2-Year deal for switch hitting 1B/DH
Published: Dec. 12, 2022 at 2:03 PM EST
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Guardians officially announced the signing of free agent first baseman and designated hitter Josh Bell Monday.
The 2-year deal worth $33 million was first reported last week during Major League Baseball’s winter meetings in San Diego.
Bell has spent his entire career in National League.
He was an All-Star in 2019 as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates when the mid-summer classic took place at Progressive Field in Cleveland.
He has also played for the Washington Nationals and San Diego Padres.
Bell has a career batting average of .262, with 130 home runs and 468 rbi’s.
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