Johnny Bench

Given Name: Johnny Lee
Born: 12/7/1947 in Oklahoma City, OK USA
First Game: Monday August 28, 1967
Last Game: Thursday September 29, 1983
Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1989
Received 431.0 of 447 votes (336 required)
Voted in by BBWAA
Awards:
1968 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1968 - Rookie of the Year - NL
1968 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1969 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1969 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1970 - TSN Player of the Year - NL
1970 - TSN Major League Player of the Year - ML
1970 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1970 - Most Valuable Player - NL
1970 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1971 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1972 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1972 - Most Valuable Player - NL
1972 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1973 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1973 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1974 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1974 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1975 - TSN All-Star - NL (C)
1975 - Lou Gehrig Memorial Award - ML
1975 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1976 - Babe Ruth Award - NL (C)
1976 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1976 - World Series MVP - ML
1977 - Gold Glove - NL (C)
1981 - Hutch Award - ML



Johnny Bench's Batting Statistics

YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRTBRBISBCSBBSOAvgOBPSLGOPS
1967 CIN 26 86 7 14 3 1 1 22 6 0 1 5 19 .163 .207 .256 .462
1968 CIN 154 564 67 155 40 2 15 244 82 1 5 31 96 .275 .311 .433 .743
1969 CIN 148 532 83 156 23 1 26 259 90 6 6 49 86 .293 .353 .487 .840
1970 CIN 158 605 97 177 35 4 45 355 148 5 2 54 102 .293 .345 .587 .932
1971 CIN 149 562 80 134 19 2 27 238 61 2 1 49 83 .238 .299 .423 .722
1972 CIN 147 538 87 145 22 2 40 291 125 6 6 100 84 .270 .379 .541 .920
1973 CIN 152 557 83 141 17 3 25 239 104 4 1 83 83 .253 .345 .429 .774
1974 CIN 160 621 108 174 38 2 33 315 129 5 4 80 90 .280 .363 .507 .870
1975 CIN 142 530 83 150 39 1 28 275 110 11 0 65 108 .283 .359 .519 .878
1976 CIN 135 465 62 109 24 1 16 183 74 13 2 81 95 .234 .348 .394 .741
1977 CIN 142 494 67 136 34 2 31 267 109 2 4 58 95 .275 .348 .540 .889
1978 CIN 120 393 52 102 17 1 23 190 73 4 2 50 83 .260 .340 .483 .823
1979 CIN 130 464 73 128 19 0 22 213 80 4 2 67 73 .276 .364 .459 .824
1980 CIN 114 360 52 90 12 0 24 174 68 4 2 41 64 .250 .327 .483 .810
1981 CIN 52 178 14 55 8 0 8 87 25 0 2 17 21 .309 .369 .489 .858
1982 CIN 119 399 44 103 16 0 13 158 38 1 2 37 58 .258 .320 .396 .716
1983 CIN 110 310 32 79 15 2 12 134 54 0 1 24 38 .255 .308 .432 .741
Career 2158 7658 1091 2048 381 24 389 3644 1376 68 43 891 1278 .267 .342 .476 .817
Max 160 621 108 177 40 4 45 355 148 13 6 100 108 .309 .379 .587 .932

Johnny Bench's World Series and Playoffs Batting Statistics

YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRTBRBISBCSBBSOIBBHBPSHSFGIDPAvgOBPSLGOPS
1970 NLCS CIN 3 9 2 2 0 0 1 5 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 .222 .417 .556 .972
1970 WS CIN 5 19 3 4 0 0 1 7 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .250 .368 .618
1972 NLCS CIN 5 18 3 6 1 1 1 12 2 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .350 .667 1.017
1972 WS CIN 7 23 4 6 1 0 1 10 1 2 0 5 5 3 0 0 0 0 .261 .393 .435 .828
1973 NLCS CIN 5 19 1 5 2 0 1 10 1 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 .263 .333 .526 .860
1975 WS CIN 7 29 5 6 2 0 1 11 4 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .258 .379 .637
1975 NLCS CIN 3 13 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .143 .077 .220
1976 NLCS CIN 3 12 3 4 1 0 1 8 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .385 .667 1.051
1976 WS CIN 4 15 4 8 1 1 2 17 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .533 .533 1.133 1.667
1979 NLCS CIN 3 12 1 3 0 1 1 8 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .357 .667 1.024
45 169 27 45 8 3 10 89 20 6 1 18 29 6 0 0 1 4 .266 .335 .527 .862

Johnny Bench's Fielding Statistics

YearTeamPosGGSInnPOAEDPPB
1967 CIN C 26 26 233.0 175 16 1 0 2
1968 CIN C 154 139 1301.0 942 102 9 10 18
1969 CIN C 147 135 1249.0 793 76 7 10 14
1970 CIN 3B 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0
1970 CIN CF 2 2 15.0 3 0 0 0 0
1970 CIN RF 7 7 58.0 8 0 1 0 0
1970 CIN 1B 12 5 54.0 74 4 1 7 0
1970 CIN LF 15 8 78.0 14 1 1 0 0
1970 CIN OF 24 17 151.0 24 1 2 0 0
1970 CIN C 139 130 1158.0 755 73 12 12 9
1971 CIN RF 3 2 16.0 2 0 0 0 0
1971 CIN 3B 3 3 19.0 2 6 0 0 0
1971 CIN LF 10 8 63.0 9 1 0 0 0
1971 CIN OF 12 10 79.0 12 1 0 0 0
1971 CIN 1B 12 1 33.0 34 1 1 7 0
1971 CIN C 141 133 1169.2 687 59 9 9 6
1972 CIN 3B 4 4 33.0 2 7 1 0 0
1972 CIN 1B 7 2 28.0 24 0 1 1 0
1972 CIN OF 17 17 138.0 30 0 2 0 0
1972 CIN RF 17 17 138.0 30 0 2 0 0
1972 CIN C 129 124 1139.2 735 56 6 9 2
1973 CIN 3B 1 1 7.0 0 2 0 0 0
1973 CIN 1B 4 3 26.0 29 0 0 3 0
1973 CIN OF 23 22 181.0 35 0 2 0 0
1973 CIN RF 23 22 181.0 33 0 2 0 0
1973 CIN C 134 124 1115.0 693 61 4 7 8
1974 CIN 1B 5 0 13.0 15 0 0 0 0
1974 CIN 3B 36 30 263.0 22 55 3 2 0
1974 CIN C 137 129 1133.1 757 68 6 16 3
1975 CIN RF 3 3 24.0 5 1 0 0 0
1975 CIN 1B 9 3 37.1 45 0 1 2 0
1975 CIN LF 16 15 129.0 28 0 0 0 0
1975 CIN OF 19 18 153.0 33 1 0 0 0
1975 CIN C 121 115 1002.2 568 51 7 9 0
1976 CIN 1B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 CIN LF 5 3 28.0 4 0 2 0 0
1976 CIN OF 5 3 28.0 4 0 2 0 0
1976 CIN C 128 120 1071.0 651 60 2 11 5
1977 CIN RF 1 1 8.0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 CIN 3B 1 0 5.0 0 1 1 0 0
1977 CIN 1B 4 2 21.0 21 2 1 3 0
1977 CIN LF 7 6 44.0 9 0 0 0 0
1977 CIN OF 8 7 52.0 9 0 0 0 0
1977 CIN C 135 125 1065.2 705 66 10 10 3
1978 CIN RF 1 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 CIN LF 1 1 10.2 0 0 0 0 0
1978 CIN OF 2 2 15.2 0 0 0 0 0
1978 CIN 1B 11 9 75.0 75 5 2 7 0
1978 CIN C 107 96 836.0 605 48 7 6 12
1979 CIN 1B 2 2 14.0 13 1 0 1 0
1979 CIN C 126 123 1083.1 619 68 10 11 5
1980 CIN C 105 98 847.0 505 39 5 7 6
1981 CIN C 7 7 60.0 41 5 1 0 1
1981 CIN 1B 38 37 322.0 334 23 6 35 0
1982 CIN C 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0
1982 CIN 1B 8 5 45.2 53 4 0 7 0
1982 CIN 3B 107 103 858.2 54 155 19 10 0
1983 CIN LF 1 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
1983 CIN OF 1 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
1983 CIN C 5 3 23.0 17 2 1 0 0
1983 CIN 1B 32 29 251.0 249 14 3 21 0
1983 CIN 3B 42 41 319.1 26 58 6 5 0
Career 1B 145 98 921.0 966 54 16 94 0
Career 3B 195 182 1506.0 107 284 30 17 0
Career C 1742 1627 14488.1 9249 850 97 127 94
Career CF 2 2 15.0 3 0 0 0 0
Career LF 55 41 353.1 64 2 3 0 0
Career OF 111 96 798.1 147 3 8 0 0
Career RF 55 53 430.0 78 1 5 0 0