Baseball Legends Johnny Bench written by Mike Shannon, hardback book. This is a short biographical account of this legendary baseball player. Printed by Chelsea House Publishers , Earl Weaver, senior consultant, and dated 1991. Introduction by JIm Murray member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Book measures about 7.25 inches wide by 9.5 inches tall, and .5 inches deep. Book not only is a biography of the player but also includes various black and white photos of him. Book is in near mint to mint condition, showing virtually no wear of anykind. It is about 20 years old.