Johnny Bench Home Run Collection - Home Run #187: May 18, 1974
Closing Bid: $175.00
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The Reds Hall of Fame's Johnny Bench Home Run Collection gives you the opportunity to own a one-of-a-kind commemorative of one of the many historic home runs of his career. Bench has signed and numbered 389 baseballs representing each of his career regular season home runs. In addition, Bench has signed and inscribed baseballs representing each of his postseason and All-Star game home runs. Each Official Major League baseball in the collection features the exclusive Reds Hall of Fame Johnny Bench Collection logo and is housed in a deluxe frame that includes an elegantly designed photograph that identifies the home run. By purchasing a home run from the Collection, you become the owner of that home run in perpetuity. A Certificate of Ownership accompanies each home run and the designated name of the owner of the home run is listed on the Museum's online Johnny Bench Home Run Collection database.
You are bidding on career Home Run #187, hit on May 18, 1974, at the Astrodome off Astros pitcher, Ken Forsch, in the top of the seventh inning. The Reds went on to win the game 7-6.
The fair market value of this item is estimated at $250 and a letter regarding a potential tax deduction will be sent if applicable.
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Driven by a mission to celebrate greatness, preserve history, and provide inspiration, the Reds Hall of Fame and Museum is the place where the story of Reds baseball comes alive each day. Established in 1958, the Hall of Fame has grown into a 15,000 square foot interactive, educational, and entertaining museum that showcases some of the rarest and most important artifacts in Reds history, dating back to 1869. Located on Joe Nuxhall Way at Great American Ball Park, home of the Reds, the museum is open year round and has become a destination location for Reds and baseball fans everywhere.
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