SAN DIEGO, CA - FILE: Heath Bell #21 of the San Diego Padres pumps his fist after getting the final out during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies at Petco Park on June 7, 2011 in San Diego, California. The San Francisco Giants reportedly claimed Heath Bell on August 24, 2011 on waivers from the San Diego Padres. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
It's official... on Twitter. Heath Bell has signed a 3 year deal with the
Florida Miami Marlins for $27 million. From everything we've been hearing the Padres weren't interested in offering him the elusive third year.
The Padres will receive draft picks as compensation.