When Ty Cobb was kicking off his baseball career, he penned several letters to friend Erwin Manley, on subjects from the games he played in to his relationships. With the letters comes a previously unknown photo of Cobb as a member of the Georgia Tourists.
‘Terror in the City of Champions’ proves to be a killer read about the Depression, 1935 World Series and the Black Legion. Ron Keurajian calls it one of the oddest baseball books he’s ever read.
One way to get some attention for the start of the baseball season – and a flagship baseball card set release – is to create a 90-foot-by-60-foot baseball card and bring along Prince Fielder for the unveiling.