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Mike HargroveTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1985 MLB Years: 1974-1985
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Major Award Winner

Positions1B-1378, OF-167, DH-70Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDudley Michael Hargrove
Height6-0Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 26,1949 [68.299]PlacePerryton,Texas
High SchoolPerryton (Perryton,TX)
CollegeNorthwestern State University (Natchitoches,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 25th round (572nd overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 7,1974 [24.163]
OrganizationsCLE [7] TEX [5] SDN [1] Awards1Awards Voting11-248
TBC Player ID12435Retrosheet IDhargm001MLBAM ID115474
RelationshipsFather of Andy Hargrove
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 1972 ... Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1974
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power49Contact84XBH41RBIs61Runs35Hitting83Durability76Team.482Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973GastoniaWcarA-2330456881603581282100684700000.351.435.542.97724755524.373.191.362.43812.988.970.692.2938.0034.38
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex211b2413141557134186466004942445411.323.395.424.81917628477.348.101.219.37510.278.810.860.84103.7520.90
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex21of251455198215722211624379664251014.303.395.416.81121635609.327.113.268.37112.9710.840.841.8147.1822.29
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex211b2615154180155301758239764646135.287.397.384.78120838654.311.097.275.36214.839.790.661.0777.2924.52
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex211b271535259816028418692510359686713.305.420.476.89625050648.313.171.362.39715.909.100.572.7829.1731.25
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex211b28146494631242417402510747726811.251.388.346.73417132616.262.095.306.34217.377.630.441.1470.5725.81
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn211b29521251524500802251500131.192.325.232.557295151.216.040.224.26616.569.930.600.000.0020.83
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21of29100338601102141056236340525210.325.433.500.93316935413.341.175.358.41515.259.690.632.4233.8031.82
1979Totals for MLB-MLB         152463751342641064258855526511.289.404.428.83219840564.307.139.322.37515.609.750.631.7746.3029.85
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b30160589861792221185421113682101022.304.415.404.81923835720.304.100.292.37215.425.000.321.5353.5519.55
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b319432243102210249546016547514.317.424.401.82512923398.322.084.273.37815.084.020.270.50161.0022.55
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b32160591671602614652210158346322.271.377.338.71520031705.292.067.239.33214.338.230.570.57147.7519.38
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b3313446957134214357067840577511.286.388.367.75517228566.303.081.235.34513.787.070.510.53156.3320.90
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b341333524494142244025338032312.267.361.335.69611818410.293.068.213.32212.939.270.720.49176.0019.15
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211b35107284318114112710392902128.285.370.352.72210016326.314.067.208.33011.968.900.740.31284.0019.75
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1666556478316142662880686243796555053446775154.290.396.391.78721763746693.307.101.272.00014.428.220.571.2069.5523.17
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30456881603581282100684700000.351.435.542.97724755524.373.191.362.00012.988.970.692.2938.0034.38
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30456881603581282100684700000.351.435.542.97724755524.373.191.362.00012.988.970.692.2938.0034.38
Cleveland Indians Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8882945388860139143338314195052572624383099.292.396.382.77811261863538.307.090.260.00014.277.260.510.9389.2421.63
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7262494380730122144729510164352782720284254.293.399.409.80810211833004.311.116.289.00014.489.250.641.5653.0625.07
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter521251524500802251500131.192.325.232.557295151.216.040.224.00016.569.930.600.000.0020.83
Average MLB - Per 162 games16254176157263867249453547715.290.396.391.78721236651.307.101.272.00014.428.220.571.2069.5523.17
Average Minor - Per 162 games1622462475864189436544354036725400000.351.435.542.97713342972830.373.191.362.00012.988.970.692.2938.0034.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex241B91--63172957712703.9877.73------13169.556.9
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH32---------------13124.420.0
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex24OF6--7---771.0001.17------1314.63.8
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF96--18727-196189.9641.97------14566.259.3
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex251B48--32643624375369.9847.69------14533.129.6
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH12---------------1458.37.4
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex261B141--12221102110313531332.9849.45------15193.487.0
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH5---------------1513.33.1
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex271B152--13931001113415041493.9939.82------15399.393.8
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex281B140--1221116179013541337.9879.55------14695.986.4
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH4---------------1462.72.5
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF65--13531-139138.9932.12------10065.040.4
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn291B37--32317524345340.9869.19------5271.223.0
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle291B28--22113123235234.9968.36------10028.017.4
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH7---------------1007.04.3
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle301B160--1391881012814891479.9939.24------160100.0100.0
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B88--76676967851842.9899.57------9493.685.4
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31DH4---------------944.33.9
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle321B153--1293123511014211416.9969.25------16095.694.4
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32DH5---------------1603.13.1
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle331B131--1098115713112201213.9949.26------13497.880.9
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33DH1---------------1340.70.6
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle341B124--79083886881873.9917.04------13393.276.5
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle351B85--59966666671665.9917.82------10779.452.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B1378--11274102211510431241112296.9918.92------13780.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF167--32958-342334.9772.00------1670.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 8 season(s)-   DH70---------------700.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex24--91------632
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex25--48------9612
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex26--141-------5
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex27--152--------
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex28--140-------4
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29--28------657
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29--37--------
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30--160--------
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--88-------4
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32--153-------5
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33--131-------1
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34--124--------
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35--85--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1987Kinston IndiansCaroA+Minorcle37Manager1407565.536--1 Lost in Finals
1988Williamsport BillsEastAAMinorcle38Manager1396673.47515.06 
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcle39Manager1427864.5492.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle40First Base Coach1627785.47511.04John McNamara
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle41Manager16257105.35234.07 
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle41First Base Coach16257105.35234.07Mike Hargrove,John McNamara
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle42Manager1627686.46920.04 
1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43Manager1627686.46919.06 
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle44Manager1136647.5841.02 
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle45Manager14410044.694--1 Lost World Series (Braves)
1996Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle46Manager1619962.615--1 Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle47Manager1618675.534--1 Lost World Series (Marlins)
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle48Manager1628973.549--1 Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle49Manager1629765.599--1 Lost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50Manager1627488.45713.54 
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal51Manager1616398.39132.54 
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal52Manager1626795.41436.54 -
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal53Manager1627191.43830.04 -
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea55Manager1626993.42626.04 -
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea56Manager1627884.48115.04 
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea57Manager1628874.5436.02 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1974American League Rookie of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-06-14TradeTraded by Padres to Indians for Paul Dade. 
1978-10-25TradeTraded by Rangers with Bill Fahey and Kurt Bevacqua to Padres for Dave Roberts, Oscar Gamble and Cash. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll35458,333-238461++370,78060,000458,333
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red