Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Saturday May 3,1980This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1980 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1980-05-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners2California Angels0BoxRick HoneycuttBruce Kison(none)
Milwaukee Brewers4Chicago White Sox1BoxMoose HaasBritt BurnsReggie Cleveland
Boston Red Sox7Kansas City Royals0BoxChuck RaineyPaul Splittorff(none)
New York Yankees7Minnesota Twins3BoxTommy JohnDarrell Jackson(none)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics5BoxBrian KingmanJack MorrisJeff Jones
Baltimore Orioles2Texas Rangers3BoxFergie JenkinsJim Palmer(none)
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays8BoxTom BuskeyRick Waits(none)
Chicago Cubs7Cincinnati Reds1BoxMike KrukowBill Bonham(none)
San Francisco Giants3Montreal Expos2BoxRandy MoffittElias SosaAl Holland
San Diego Padres2New York Mets1BoxGary LucasCraig SwanRollie Fingers
Los Angeles Dodgers3Philadelphia Phillies7BoxLarry ChristensonBurt Hooton(none)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxAl HraboskyGrant Jackson(none)
Houston Astros4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxVern RuhleSilvio MartinezJoe Sambito

Standings as of 1980-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
139Boston Red Sox20119.550--99117-186-55-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1407268.514
2510New York Yankees20119.550--9787106-55-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I1429250.648
3611Milwaukee Brewers1798.5290.59268245-34-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1457768.531
4712Toronto Blue Jays19109.5260.5807196-64-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1435786.399
51221Baltimore Orioles20812.4003.08385-23-95-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1429250.648
61322Cleveland Indians18711.3893.073100-274-83-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1427270.507
71424Detroit Tigers20713.3504.0101114-133-94-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1427765.542
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics22148.636--11091194-510-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1406971.493
227Chicago White Sox21129.5711.5929116-36-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1395881.417
348Texas Rangers20119.5502.0999094-47-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1416576.461
5814Seattle Mariners241212.5003.093105-124-58-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1384791.341
4915Kansas City Royals201010.5003.07987-83-57-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1428755.613
61017California Angels211011.4763.57578-33-67-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1395584.396
71118Minnesota Twins221012.4554.011099115-75-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1396772.482
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs17116.647--9682146-45-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1455392.366
234Pittsburgh Pirates19127.632--8765226-36-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1437172.497
3613Philadelphia Phillies1899.5002.59376173-46-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1448262.569
4819St. Louis Cardinals20911.4503.5969515-44-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1426577.458
51023Montreal Expos19712.3685.06995-263-84-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1438360.580
61226New York Mets19613.3166.06284-222-74-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1436182.427
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Houston Astros21156.714--10267356-39-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1427864.549
355Los Angeles Dodgers22139.5912.59583124-79-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1417962.560
246Cincinnati Reds22139.5912.5848226-47-5L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1407664.543
4716San Diego Padres211011.4765.06676-103-97-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium1416378.447
5920Atlanta Braves20812.4006.56183-222-86-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1417368.518
61125San Francisco Giants22715.3188.56285-232-115-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1396871.489