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Description: 1967 Johnny Bench Cincinnati Reds Rookie season contract with related letter (fine content). Uniform Player's contract as executed between Bench and the Reds for his services during the 1967 season is dated February 11, 1967. Signed by Bench ("Johnny Bench") and a Reds team representative. Signatures rate 8 to 9 out of 10. Includes the original letter of transmittal which is on Reds stationery and has choice content regarding the level at which he was being paid and what may be expected of him. Bench landed up spending a good deal of the 1967 season playing with Buffalo of the International League before joining Cincinnati later in the year. Includes letter of provenance from Johnny Bench and auction LOA from JSA: EX/MT-NM
Estimated Price Range: ($3,000-$5,000)
Current EST:  10/27/20 5:08:15 AM
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