Quotes by Ty Cobb

About Ty Cobb:

Tyrus Raymond "Ty" Cobb was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder. He was born in rural Narrows, Georgia. Cobb spent 22 seasons with the Detroit Tigers, the last six as the team's player-manager, and finished his career with the Philadelphia Athletics. In 1936 Cobb received the most votes of any player on the inaugural Baseball Hall of Fame ballot, receiving 222 out of a possible 226 votes. In 1999, editors at The Sporting News ranked Ty Cobb 3rd on their list of "Baseball's 100 Greatest Players".

Author Bio

  • NameTy Cobb
  • DescriptionAmerican baseball player
  • AliasesTyrus Raymond Cobb
  • BornDecember 18, 1886
  • DiedJuly 17, 1961
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionBaseball Player; Sportsperson