Found October 29, 2012 on Burning River Baseball:
Name: Dudley Michael Hargrove Position: Manager/First Base Nick Name: The Human Rain Delay Number: 21 Tribe Time: 1991-1999/1979-1985 DOB: 10/26/1949 As Manager W L W% PS W PS L PS W% Best Season (1995) 100 44 .694 9 6 .600 Career 721 591 .550 27 25 .519 As Player G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB CS SB% OBP SLG AVG OPS ISOP Career 888 2945 388 860 139 14 33 383 1126 505 257 14 19 42% .396 .382 .292 .778 .090 While Kevin Youkilis may be called the "Greek God of Walks", Mike Hargrove came first as the "Human Rain Delay". Hargrove was an incredibly patient hitter, to the point of distraction. His nickname stemmed from the fact that he would go through an entire routine between pitches, stepping out of the box and adjusting his equipment. ...

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