Barry Bell played 4 years of baseball at Boston University, where he was selected as Captain twice. After that he served as an Assistant Coach at Boston University for 2 years. Barry played in the Boston Park League for 10 years and has worked with youth baseball clinics throughout Boston.

He has 8 years of coaching experience with Melrose Babe Ruth. Barry also has experience at both Melrose High and Medford High as an assistant coach. He is currently the hitting and infielders coach at UMass Boston.