Johnny Bench

Position
Catcher
Years
1967–1983
Hall Rating
181
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1989 via BBWAA.
Johnny Bench Photo
Peak
62%
Longevity
38%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
75.3 46.6 88.9 57.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
269 -2 -15 -24 101
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1967 CIN -0.8 -0.5
1968 CIN 2.8 5.0
1969 CIN 4.1 6.2
1970 CIN 5.2 7.4
1971 CIN 1.9 4.1
1972 CIN 6.6 8.6
1973 CIN 2.7 4.7
1974 CIN 5.7 7.8
1975 CIN 4.7 6.6
1976 CIN 2.9 4.6
1977 CIN 3.2 5.0
1978 CIN 3.0 4.5
1979 CIN 3.8 5.6
1980 CIN 1.9 3.4
1981 CIN 0.5 1.2
1982 CIN -1.5 0.0
1983 CIN -0.1 1.1
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1989
96.4%
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