Johnny Bench released from hospital

Johnny Bench
Johnny Bench

(FOX19) - Former Reds legend Johnny Bench is back home in California after being hospitalized in New York.

The 63-year-old Hall of Fame catcher was getting treatment for acute pancreatitis. He is expected to make a full recovery.

Bench was a member of the Big Red Machine that one two World Series titles in 1975 and 1976.

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