Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Clyde to Constable, John

Ty(rus Raymond) Cobb

baseball players time

Cobb, Ty(rus Raymond) (1886–1961), U.S. baseball player. Nicknamed “Georgia Peach,” Cobb is considered one of the greatest players of all time. His lifetime average is the highest in major league baseball history (.367), he is second on the all time hit list (4,191), and third in career stolen bases (892). From 1905–1928 Cobb played outfield for the Detroit Tigers and the Philadelphia Athletics. He was among the first group of players inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame (1936).

William Cobbett [next] [back] Cobalt

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or