Black Sox Scandal May 23, 1919 Members of the American League champion Chicago White Sox, including Shoeless Joe Jackson. Are accused of throwing the World Series against the Cincinnati Reds in the infamous "Black Sox" scandal.
Tyrus Raymond Cobb, a.k.a. Ty Cobb. While he was not well like by players on and off his team, and his off field positions are questionable, there is no question that he is probably the greatest Tiger ever, and one of the best baseball players ever. First player into the Hall of Fame, set 90 records in his time, several of which are still active even today.