- Based on play-by-play. Some differences with official totals may exist.
Home or Away
First or Second Half
- Determined by All-Star Break
Bats: Left • Throws: Right
6-1, 175lb (185cm, 79kg)
Buried: Rose Hill Cemetery, Royston, GA
High School: Franklin County HS (Royston, GA)
Debut: August 30, 1905 (Age 18-255d, 2,747th in MLB history)
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1936.
(Voted by BBWAA on 222/226 ballots)
Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View Ty Cobb's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1905 season
Full Name: Tyrus Raymond Cobb
Nicknames: The Georgia Peach