This Day in Georgia History
July 18, 1927
Ty Cobb Got 4000th Hit
Playing in his first season as a Philadelphia A, Ty Cobb got his 4,000th hit, setting a Major League Baseball record. Before his 23-year-long professional baseball career would end the following year, Cobb obtained an additional 191 hits.
To view a Ty Cobb baseball card, see the Digital Library of Georgia.