Johnny Bench and Ivan Rodriguez Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Johnny Bench or Ivan Rodriguez? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Johnny Bench vs. Ivan Rodriguez comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Johnny Bench Ivan Rodriguez
Bats Right Right
Throws Right Right
Position Catcher Catcher
Generation Baby Boomers Gen X
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Hitting Stats for Johnny Bench and Ivan Rodriguez

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
21
1
Career
162 Game Avg.
2158
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2543
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
8669
650.778
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
10270
654.243
Career
162 Game Avg.
7658
574.882
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
9592
611.052
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.267
0.267
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.296
0.296
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.827
0.827
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.808
0.808
Career
162 Game Avg.
2048
153.742
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2844
181.175
Career
162 Game Avg.
1254
94.137
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1910
121.675
Career
162 Game Avg.
381
28.602
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
572
36.439
Career
162 Game Avg.
24
1.802
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
51
3.249
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
389
29.202
Career
162 Game Avg.
311
19.812
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
794
59.605
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
934
59.500
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.051
0.051
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.032
0.032
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.190
0.190
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.109
0.109
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1259.870
94.578
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1387.750
88.406
Career
162 Game Avg.
3644
273.553
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
4451
283.548
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2958
222.056
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
3415
217.550
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.341
0.341
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.333
0.333
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.476
0.476
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.464
0.464
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.817
0.817
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.797
0.797
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.208
0.208
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.168
0.168
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.273
0.273
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.266
0.266
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.790
0.790
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.720
0.720
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.273
0.273
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.321
0.321
Career
162 Game Avg.
1091
81.901
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1354
86.256
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
1376
103.296
Career
162 Game Avg.
1332
84.854
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
2078
155.994
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2375
151.298
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1241.050
93.165
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1435.300
91.435
Career
162 Game Avg.
19
1.426
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
58
3.695
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
891
66.887
Career
162 Game Avg.
513
32.680
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
135
10.134
Career
162 Game Avg.
67
4.268
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1278
95.939
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1474
93.900
Career
162 Game Avg.
6.783
6.783
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6.967
6.967
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.697
0.697
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.348
0.348
Career
162 Game Avg.
11
0.826
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
31
1.975
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
90
6.756
Career
162 Game Avg.
76
4.842
Career
162 Game Avg.
68
5.105
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
127
8.090
Career
162 Game Avg.
43
3.228
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
64
4.077
Career
162 Game Avg.
111
8.333
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
191
12.168
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.613
0.613
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.665
0.665

Fielding Stats for Johnny Bench and Ivan Rodriguez

Career
162 Game Avg.
17
1.256
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
21
1.397
Career
162 Game Avg.
2193
162
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
2436
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
2003
147.964
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
2356
156.680
Career
162 Game Avg.
53143
3925.750
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
61218
4071.150
Career
162 Game Avg.
17714.300
1308.580
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
20406
1357.050
Career
162 Game Avg.
10469
773.360
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
14922
992.350
Career
162 Game Avg.verified
1191
87.981
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.
1233
81.998
Career
162 Game Avg.
151
11.155
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
143
9.510
Career
162 Game Avg.
11811
872.495
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
16298
1083.860
Career
162 Game Avg.
11660
861.341
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
16155
1074.350
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.987
0.987
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0.991
0.991
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.317
5.317
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
6.632
6.632
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
238
17.581
Career
162 Game Avg.
164
10.906
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
94
6.944
Career
162 Game Avg.
127
8.446
Career
162 Game Avg.
130
9.603
Ivan Rodriguez
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
0
0
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
610
45.062
Career
162 Game Avg.
786
52.271
Career
162 Game Avg.
469
34.646
Careerverified
162 Game Avg.verified
661
43.958

Pitching Stats for Johnny Bench and Ivan Rodriguez

Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Johnny Bench
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Ivan Rodriguez
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0