You are not signed in (Login or Join Free)   |   Help
Sploofus Trivia
Trivia GamesCommunityLeaderboardsTournaments
MySploofus
You are here:  Home  >>  Trivia Quizzes  >>  Baseball  >>  Ty Cobb - On And Off The Field

Ty Cobb - On And Off The Field



spergSperg on 06/06/2009

Editors Award Winner
Editor's Award Winner

This quiz has received an Editor's Award for excellent content. Only the most unique and well written quizzes are eligible for this award.


TyCobbOnAndOffTheField Photo Arguably the greatest baseball player of all time, Tyrus Raymond Cobb was probably the most hated baseball player of all time.
Besides holding the career record for highest lifetime batting average, Cobb was also a stellar outfielder and base runner and his accomplishments during his career are many.
Feared and despised by fellow players, by the end of his life, even his children weren't on speaking terms with him.
His on-field trials and tribulations aside, Cobb was beset by personal tragedy as well - his mother shot and killed his father, a killing ruled as accidental, although Cobb speculated that it might have been murder.
A glimpse into the life of a fascinating man.
10 Questions




Rating:  (8.81/9)
Difficulty:  Challenging
Taken: 67 times

Share Quiz:


Quiz Leaderboard
Player: Level: % Correct: Time to Complete:
1
Newyorkgoomba 214100.00%    804.56 seconds    
2
Donsolo 1790.00%    337.63 seconds    
3
Usfusf 17580.00%    90.46 seconds    
4
Oobydooby 4280.00%    90.91 seconds    
5
Haydn 19880.00%    119.71 seconds    
6
Scannon 17680.00%    127.39 seconds    
7
Mwatersfan 7580.00%    131.57 seconds    
8
Koufax 19780.00%    132.51 seconds    
9
Bumpbailey 17680.00%    162.14 seconds    
10
Dleggy 14480.00%    175.05 seconds    



Comments (5)
masterppp
Masterppp  (Level: 1.0)
Wed, 9th Dec '09 9:51 PM

VERY TOUGH


haydn
Haydn  (Level: 198.5)
Fri, 19th Jun '09 9:55 PM

Great fun!


yonux
Yonux  (Level: 179.5)
Thu, 11th Jun '09 1:49 AM

Well deserved EA. Tough topic, well-written and researched, great quiz.


tiamat
Tiamat  (Level: 158.7)
Sun, 7th Jun '09 10:15 PM

Tough Quiz. Being an avid Tigers fan, I had to take this quiz but have more to learn about him.


mwatersfan
Mwatersfan  (Level: 75.4)
Sat, 6th Jun '09 3:16 PM

Hey Mr. Jackson, thanks for the great quiz!!








Related Quizzes

"F"ive "F"...

By Redsox9 on 6/5/2006

A "Field Of Dreams" ...

By A2sportsguy on 4/6/2005

All About "Field Of Dreams"

By Edgycater on 7/1/2007

All Time Best -- Center Field

By Tuzilla on 10/19/2016

American League MVP Awards: Pr...

By Haydn on 12/11/2009




Games by this Author

Trivia QuizInside The World Of ESPN - A B...

Trivia QuizHighest Paid MLB Players - 2013

KerblunkA Confederacy Of Dunces Charac...

Trivia QuizAll Things Rock (On A Film Roll)

Trivia QuizMockingbird - The Story Of Har...






Copyright © 2003-2016 Sploofus Holdings LLC.  All rights reserved.
Legal Notice & Privacy Statement  |  Link to Sploofus