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Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty
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|May 17, 2016

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A fascinating and authoritative biography of perhaps the most controversial player in baseball history, Ty Cobb—“The best work ever written on this American sports legend: It’s a major reconsideration of a reputation unfairly maligned for…
Ty Cobb: A Biography
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|October 30, 2004

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When the National Baseball Hall of Fame inducted its first class of players in 1936, Ty Cobb received more votes than any other player--even more than did fellow inductee Babe Ruth. Cobb, known as the Georgia Peach, was universally recognized as the best player…
Early Baseball History: The First Five, Including Honus Wagner, Ty Cobb, Christy Mathewson, Babe…

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Honus Wagner, Ty Cobb and Christy Mathewson, Babe Ruth and Walter Johnson were the first players elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.…
War On The Basepaths: The Definitive Biography of Ty Cobb

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During his twenty-four-year Hall of Fame career, Ty Cobb was an MVP, Triple Crown winner, and twelve-time batting champion. Even though he retired over eighty-five years ago, he is still the leader for career batting average; second in runs, hits, and triples;…
Tales From The Deadball Era: Ty Cobb, Home Run Baker, Shoeless Joe Jackson, and the Wildest Times…

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2014 SLA Baseball Caucus Readers’ Choice Award winner from the Special Libraries Association The Deadball Era (1901–1920) is a baseball fan’s dream. Hope and despair, innocence and cynicism, and levity and hostility blended then to create an air…
My Twenty Years in Baseball
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|June 22, 2009

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By the time of his retirement in 1928, Ty Cobb had set ninety major league baseball records, many of which -- including twelve batting titles and a .367 lifetime batting average -- remain unsurpassed to this day. He was also a member of the first group of legends…
Ty Cobb
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|May 1, 1985

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Ty Cobb was one of the most famous baseball players who every lived. The author puts Cobb into the context of his times, describing the very different game on the field then, and successfully probes Cobb's complex personality.
Ty Cobb, Baseball, And American Manhood

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Ty Cobb called baseball a "red-blooded game for red-blooded men," warning that "molly coddles had better stay out." By this, Cobb meant that baseball was the ultimate expression of the masculine ideal - a game of aggression, rivalry, physical and mental…
Baseball's Greatest Hitters: From Ty Cobb To Miguel Cabrera
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|February 23, 2016

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This Step into Reading Step 5 Sports Reader profiles the greatest hitters in baseball: Ted Williams, Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Hank Aaron. Now updated to include Miguel Cabrera, who made baseball history by achieving the Triple Crown in 2012, and up-and-comer…
Inventing Baseball Heroes: Ty Cobb, Christy Mathewson, And The Sporting Press In America

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In Inventing Baseball Heroes, Amber Roessner examines "herocrafting" in sports journalism through an incisive analysis of the work surrounding two of baseball's most enduring personalities -- Detroit Tigers outfielder Ty Cobb and New York Giants pitcher Christy…
The Chalmers Race: Ty Cobb, Napoleon Lajoie, and the Controversial 1910 Batting Title That Became a…

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In 1910 auto magnate Hugh Chalmers offered an automobile to the baseball player with the highest batting average that season. What followed was a batting race unlike any before or since, between the greatest but most despised hitter, Detroit’s Ty Cobb, and…
Heart Of A Tiger: Growing Up With My Grandfather, Ty Cobb (Large Print 16pt)

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Ty Cobb is a baseball immortal, considered by many the greatest player who ever lived. In an age when the game was young and tough, he cultivated a reputation as the fiercest competitor of them all. Yet after he retired, he realized that the very qualities that…
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