1992 Upper Deck Baseball Heroes Johnny Bench & Joe Morgan Subset – Card #1

1992 Upper Deck Baseball Heroes Johnny Bench & Joe Morgan Subset – Card #1

The first card of this set honors Bench’s rookie season of 1968 – a year in which he became a household name across the country.

Bench was stellar in his debyt with the Reds during the 1968 baseball season.  Impressive from day one, Bench collected 155 hits during that season, while posting a .275 batting average.  He also hit 40 doubles and 15 home runs while driving in 82 runs and scoring 67 times.

Bench received a ton of accolades for his hard play that year – a spot on the NL All-Star team, a Gold Glove award, and the Rookie of the Year too!!!

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