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Johnny Bench

Inducted: 1989 (1st Ballot: 96.42%)

Born: December 7, 1947 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

389 HR, 1,376 RBI, 14x All-Star, 2,048 Hits, 10 Gold Gloves, 2 World Series titles, 2x NL MVP, 1968 NL ROY, 1976 WS MVP, MLB All-Century Team

There is a constant debate on how’s the greatest catcher of all-time and, in the majority of circles, Bench is considered to be the best.