Tyrus Raymond "Ty" Cobb (December 18, 1886 – July 17, 1961), nicknamed "The Georgia Peach", was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder. He was born in rural Narrows, Georgia. Cobb spent 22 seasons with the Detroit Tige...rs, 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".
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Major League Baseball player-managers
Sportspeople from Atlanta, Georgia
People from Banks County, Georgia
Sportspeople from Detroit, Michigan
Anniston (minor league baseball) players
Philadelphia Athletics players
People from Royston, Georgia
Detroit Tigers managers
Augusta Tourists players
American League stolen base champions