Johnny Bench baseball cards are some of the most sought after from the late 60's through the early 80's.
The beloved former Cincinnati Reds catcher played for 17 years and won two World Series championships, 10 Golden Gloves and 2 MVPs during that time. ESPN named him the best catcher of all-time.
He was the leader of the "Great Eight"that made up the Big Red Machine teams of the 70s. Some argue that the 1976 Reds were the greatest team ever to play the game.
In 2011, the Reds Hall of Fame erected a large, bronze statue of Bench in honor of his legacy. An easier way to honor his legacy for the average fan is to collect his baseball cards.
And with this list we've rounded up the top 24 Johnny Bench baseball cards that any serious collector should own. Enjoy!