This will be Bell's second stint with the Pirates this season. He was also with the team from July 8-16 and went 2-for-2 with a home run, four RBI, two walks and three runs scored in four games.
At the time of his promotion back to the big leagues today, Bell ranked 10th in the International League in batting (.295), tied for fourth in total bases (197), fifth in on-base percentage (.382) and OPS (.850) and seventh in hits (124) and slugging percentage (.468).
Bell will wear uniform No. 55.