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(He) wields a bat like a young tree and keeps opposing catchers with their backs against the stands where they don't get a fair chance to throw.

On Detroit Tigers OF Sam Crawford who followed Ty Cobb in the batting order, in discussing one of the reasons why Cobb was able to steal so many bases

During the 1912 season
Joseph Leo Birmingham
Cleveland Naps
Contributed by: Lee Gibbs

We'll keep Flick. Maybe he isn't quite a good a batter as Cobb, but he's much nicer to have on the team.

When Detroit manager Hughie Jennings proposed getting rid of Ty Cobb in a trade with Cleveland for Elmer Flick

Early 1907
Charles Somers
Cleveland Naps

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