Mets acquire Bubba Bell from Indians

The Mets have acquired OF Bubba Bell from the Indians for cash considerations.

Bell has been assigned to Triple-A Buffalo.

The 28 year old Bell has hit .292 with a .346 on base percentage and two RBI in eight games with Triple-A Columbus this season. In seven minor league seasons, Bell has hit .292 with a .370 on base percentage with  260 walks, 120 doubles, 16 triples, 59 home runs and 320 RBI.

Bell was selected by the Red Sox in the 39th round of the 2005 First-Year Player Draft out of Nicholls State. and was a mid-season All-Star in the International League in 2010.