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Thursday, May 8,1980

Thursday, May 8,1980

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1980 reg season May 8,1980 Toronto Blue Jays  9  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Paul Mirabella Dave Frost -- 23,006 2:50
1980 reg season May 8,1980 Kansas City Royals  2  Chicago White Sox  8  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Britt Burns Paul Splittorff -- 7,410 3:01
1980 reg season May 8,1980 Baltimore Orioles  1  Milwaukee Brewers  9  box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas Dennis Martinez -- 10,455 2:25
1980 reg season May 8,1980 Detroit Tigers  3  Seattle Mariners  4  box | pbp Kingdome Rick Honeycutt Jack Morris -- 6,950 2:22
1980 reg season May 8,1980 San Diego Padres  9  Chicago Cubs  6  box | pbp Wrigley Field Bob Shirley Bruce Sutter Rollie Fingers 6,692 2:57
5 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 24 15 9 .625 0.0 115 88 27 W6 9-6 6-3 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1980 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 23 14 9 .609 0.5 117 94 23 W5 9-5 5-4 2 2 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 3.0 114 144 -30 W1 7-8 5-4 3 9 17 -- dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 3.0 125 91 34 W1 6-4 5-7 4 7 14 -- dnq
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 25 11 14 .440 4.5 113 112 1 L1 4-10 7-4 5 10 18 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 23 9 14 .391 5.5 90 125 -35 W2 6-11 3-3 6 13 22 -- dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 25 9 16 .360 6.5 123 131 -8 L2 5-12 4-4 7 14 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 0.0 120 102 18 L2 4-5 12-6 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 26 15 11 .577 0.5 119 123 -4 W1 6-3 9-8 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 24 13 11 .542 1.5 126 111 15 L1 4-4 9-7 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 2.5 98 105 -7 L1 4-7 8-5 4 8 16 -- Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 2.5 112 127 -15 W2 4-6 10-8 5 6 12 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 25 11 14 .440 4.0 86 100 -14 L3 3-6 8-8 6 11 19 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 4.5 124 129 -5 L2 6-9 5-6 7 12 20 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 22 15 7 .682 0.0 109 76 33 W3 6-3 9-4 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 22 12 10 .545 3.0 115 107 8 L1 6-6 6-4 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 3.5 120 94 26 W2 3-4 8-6 3 6 11 -- Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 24 12 12 .500 4.0 129 113 16 W3 5-4 7-8 4 7 13 -- dnq
1980 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 6.0 96 116 -20 W1 3-8 7-6 5 9 21 -- dnq
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 24 8 16 .333 8.0 86 107 -21 L2 2-7 6-9 6 11 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 25 17 8 .680 0.0 115 86 29 L1 8-5 9-3 1 2 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 27 17 10 .630 1.0 109 103 6 W2 8-5 9-5 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 25 14 11 .560 3.0 114 102 12 L2 5-9 9-2 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 4.5 89 98 -9 W1 6-11 7-2 4 8 15 -- dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 23 8 15 .348 8.0 71 113 -42 L3 2-11 6-4 5 10 24 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 27 8 19 .296 10.0 88 126 -38 L4 3-15 5-4 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)