Johnny Lee Bench (1947-) is an American former professional baseball catcher who played in the Major Leagues for the Cincinnati Reds from 1967 to 1983 and is a member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Bench is a 14-time All-Star selection and a two-time National League Most Valuable Player. He was a key member of the Big Red Machine that won six division titles, four National League pennants, and two consecutive World Series championships. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1989. Signed NL (Coleman) ball with some spotting. Copy of JSA Auction House Letter along with our COA included.