By Laura Vecsey
His nickname was the "Georgia Peach," and his reputation was anything but warm and fuzzy. Ty Cobb was the surly, spikes-high-sliding star who broke all kinds of baseball records but remained the eternal grouch. Adding to that complicated personality was Cobb's love of nature, which led him to buy a cabin on Lake Tahoe upon his retirement.
While the 2,438-square-foot place was renovated, the inside retains the character of the original owner. It includes 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and a large, open living room with picture windows that overlook the lake in Zephyr Cove. The listing is held by David Cloutier of Coldwell Banker Select Real Estate.