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Johnny BenchCareer Feats
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Johnny Bench
PositionsC-1742, 3B-195, 1B-146, OF-111Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohnny Lee Bench
Height6-1Weight208BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 7,1947 [71.350]PlaceOklahoma City,Oklahoma
High SchoolBinger-Oney (Binger,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTony Robello
MLB DebutAugust 28,1967 [19.265]
OrganizationsCIN [19] Awards17Awards Voting11-939
TBC Player ID8702Retrosheet IDbencj101MLBAM ID110849
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (C) in 1968 ... The Cincinnati Reds retired his #5 on August 11,1984
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This is a list of Major League games for Johnny Bench that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.
SELECT * FROM B1 A, games B WHERE a.gameid=b.gameid and playerid = 'bencj101' ORDER BY b.GameDate

Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1967-08-28CINPHIc713---------2-----First Career Game
1967-09-20CINATLc722513--13---------First Career homer
1969-08-03CINPHIc62666252--1---1-----5 Hits
1970-06-02CINPHIc4379433--24---1-----2 Homers
1970-07-09CINSDNc4411522--24---2-----2 Homers
1970-07-26CINSLNlf4426534--37---------3 Homers, 7 RBIs
1971-04-12CINATLc4491422--24---------2 Homers
1971-04-30CINSFNc4506432--22--1------2 Homers
1972-05-30CINHOUc4672523--24---1-----2 Homers
1972-06-02CINPHIc4675722--24--11-1---2 Homers
1972-07-12CINPITc4709422--23---2-----2 Homers
1972-09-26CINATLc4775522--24---------2 Homers
1973-05-09CINPHIc3810433--37--1------3 Homers, 7 RBIs
1973-07-27CINATLc4877222--26--2------2 Homers, 6 RBIs
1974-08-31CINMONc-1b310624121-17--1------7 RBIs
1974-09-12CINATLc31074422--261--------2 Homers, 6 RBIs
1975-05-24CINPHIc31135423--22--11-----2 Homers
1975-06-14CINCHNc-1b411545252--1--1------5 Hits
1976-04-30CINMONc51249423--23---------2 Homers
1977-06-05CINHOUc61411232--25--2------2 Homers
1977-06-25CINLANc614264231-23---------2 Homers
1979-07-25CINPITc41711522--22---1-----2 Homers
1980-05-29CINSDNc51796433--34---1-----3 Homers
1981-09-07CINSDN1b51909422--23---------2 Homers