The 50 Dirtiest Athletes in Sports History

15. Ty Cobb

Sport: Baseball
Career: 1905-1928
Dirty Highlights

Many claim that the 12-time batting champion was a racist. Not true. Cobb hated everyone: opponents, teammates, and especially those who dared impede him on the basepaths. The Hall of Famer was known for sharpening his spikes before games in order to use them as weapons when sliding into bases. Despite his rep, his nickname was actually "The Georgia Peach." #Haayyy

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