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Games on 1980-05-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers1Baltimore Orioles9BoxJim PalmerMilt Wilcox(none)
Cleveland Indians7Boston Red Sox2BoxRick WaitsJack Billingham(none)
Kansas City Royals6California Angels5BoxDan QuisenberryMark Clear(none)
Minnesota Twins0Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMoose HaasJerry Koosman(none)
Texas Rangers7Oakland Athletics15BoxSteve McCattyGaylord Perry(none)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners5BoxGlenn AbbottKen KravecDave Roberts
New York Yankees6Toronto Blue Jays2BoxLuis TiantJim ClancyRudy May
Los Angeles Dodgers4Chicago Cubs2BoxBob WelchMike KrukowRick Sutcliffe
Montreal Expos0Cincinnati Reds2BoxFrank PastoreDavid Palmer(none)
Atlanta Braves4New York Mets5BoxNeil AllenRick Camp(none)
Houston Astros4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxKevin SaucierJoaquin AndujarTug McGraw
San Francisco Giants10Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxTom GriffinRod Scurry(none)
San Diego Padres8St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDennis KinneyDonnie Moore(none)

Standings as of 1980-05-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees382414.632--1961465014-610-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I1247945.637
2512Toronto Blue Jays371918.5144.515315129-810-10L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1254877.384
3614Boston Red Sox392019.5134.5187210-2311-119-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1216358.521
4916Milwaukee Brewers361818.5005.0203156478-810-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1266858.540
51017Baltimore Orioles401921.4756.0172158148-1511-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1228141.664
61119Cleveland Indians371621.4327.5137183-469-137-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1236360.512
71322Detroit Tigers381622.4218.0178188-108-158-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1246856.548
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals392316.590--190184610-913-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1237449.602
238Chicago White Sox402218.5501.5167177-109-813-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1204872.400
349Oakland Athletics402119.5252.5177166116-1215-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1226260.508
4713Texas Rangers392019.5133.0195183128-812-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1225666.459
5815Seattle Mariners412120.5123.0169179-106-915-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1213883.314
61221California Angels381622.4216.5157176-198-98-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1224973.402
71424Minnesota Twins401624.4007.5172196-249-177-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1216160.504
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Pittsburgh Pirates362214.611--1601362410-812-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1266165.484
246Philadelphia Phillies341915.5592.0180143377-812-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1287256.563
3711Montreal Expos351817.5143.5138147-96-912-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1277255.567
4818Chicago Cubs351619.4575.515115108-128-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1274879.378
51023New York Mets361521.4177.0129157-286-109-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1265274.413
61125St. Louis Cardinals381424.3689.017517326-128-12L9T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1246064.484
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers392514.641--169148218-1117-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1246757.540
235Cincinnati Reds392217.5643.0175165109-913-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1236756.545
357Houston Astros382117.5533.51491311811-1010-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1257253.576
4610San Diego Padres402119.5254.513713619-1312-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium1225270.426
5920San Francisco Giants401723.4258.5149175-266-1711-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1215863.479
61226Atlanta Braves361323.36110.5115165-503-1510-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1256857.544