Film from Baseball's Past ... Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb

Besides the video views of Ty Cobb, we have a radio interview done by Ty in early 1930. It's a very revealing look into his amazing drive to succeed, and it is interesting to hear firsthand how thoughtful he was in looking for edges to win and preparing himself to win. Click the start button below to hear the interview.The length is 6 minutes and 42 seconds.

About the Cobb Interview

The interview was done on March 19, 1930, on the "Coca-Cola Top Notchers" radio program, and the interviewer is the famous sportswriter Grantland Rice. Cobb was 43 years old and had been retired for only one season.

Below is a video collage of Cobb.