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Tuesday June 17,1980This date in baseball
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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.

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Games on 1980-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels3Baltimore Orioles5BoxSteve StoneDave Frost(none)
Oakland Athletics2Boston Red Sox6BoxMike TorrezMatt Keough(none)
Chicago White Sox5Cleveland Indians3BoxLaMarr HoytVictor Cruz(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Detroit Tigers3BoxJack MorrisMike Caldwell(none)
Texas Rangers2Kansas City Royals3BoxRich GaleGaylord Perry(none)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees8BoxTom UnderwoodRick HoneycuttRon Davis
Minnesota Twins8Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDoug CorbettPaul Mirabella(none)
Houston Astros7Chicago Cubs1BoxJ.R. RichardLynn McGlothenJoaquin Andujar
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxRon ReedBobby CastilloTug McGraw
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxPaul MoskauEnrique Romo(none)
New York Mets1San Diego Padres2BoxRollie FingersTom Hausman(none)
Montreal Expos2San Francisco Giants1BoxDavid PalmerVida BlueWoodie Fryman
Atlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxPete VuckovichDoyle Alexander(none)

Standings as of 1980-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees603921.650--3232438022-1217-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I1026438.627
239Milwaukee Brewers593227.5426.53262408613-1319-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1035449.524
3410Boston Red Sox603228.5337.0307318-1120-1412-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1005149.510
4511Cleveland Indians583028.5178.0258275-1713-1517-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1024953.480
5713Baltimore Orioles613130.5088.52912553616-1915-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1016932.683
6814Detroit Tigers582929.5009.02892791011-1917-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1045549.529
71016Toronto Blue Jays582830.48310.0239254-1513-1615-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1043965.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Kansas City Royals613823.623--3002623820-1318-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1015942.584
2612Chicago White Sox603129.5176.5239263-2413-1617-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1003961.390
3915Oakland Athletics623032.4848.5269278-99-1721-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1005347.530
41118Seattle Mariners632835.44411.0247298-518-1820-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome993168.313
51220Texas Rangers622735.43511.5273288-1514-1813-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium994950.495
61324Minnesota Twins612536.41013.0256296-4012-2313-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1005248.520
71426California Angels592138.35616.0243311-6810-1411-24L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1014457.436
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Montreal Expos583424.586--2532341911-1323-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1045648.538
235Pittsburgh Pirates593425.5760.52672293815-1419-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1034954.476
346Philadelphia Phillies563224.5711.02822344811-1221-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1065947.557
4717New York Mets582731.4667.0212248-369-1518-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1044064.385
5819Chicago Cubs572532.4398.5228247-1910-2015-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1053966.371
61225St. Louis Cardinals602337.38312.0273292-1910-1813-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1025151.500
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Houston Astros593623.610--2201804017-1619-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1045747.548
257Los Angeles Dodgers613427.5573.02512252613-1921-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1025844.569
368Cincinnati Reds623428.5483.5268267115-1518-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1005545.550
4921San Diego Padres632736.42911.0221238-1711-2516-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium994653.465
51022San Francisco Giants612635.42611.0211240-2911-2515-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1004951.490
61123Atlanta Braves582434.41411.5199251-529-2215-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1035746.553


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Kevin KobelP26.258Traded by Mets to Royals for Randy McGilberry.