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Friday July 11,1980This 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.

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

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Games on 1980-07-11

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles4Chicago White Sox5BoxMike ProlyJim PalmerEd Farmer
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Royals7BoxDennis LeonardJack Morris(none)
Boston Red Sox6Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMike CaldwellDennis EckersleyBill Castro
California Angels2Oakland Athletics6BoxBrian KingmanChris KnappJeff Jones
Minnesota Twins6Seattle Mariners3BoxDarrell JacksonGlenn AbbottDoug Corbett
New York Yankees8Texas Rangers10BoxJon MatlackTom UnderwoodJohn Henry Johnson
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDave StiebWayne Garland(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Atlanta Braves3BoxMario SotoDoyle AlexanderTom Hume
Houston Astros2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJerry ReussKen ForschSteve Howe
St. Louis Cardinals5Montreal Expos3BoxSilvio MartinezWoodie FrymanJohn Littlefield
Pittsburgh Pirates4New York Mets2BoxBert BlylevenCraig SwanKent Tekulve
Chicago Cubs2Philadelphia Phillies7BoxBob WalkLynn McGlothenRon Reed
San Diego Padres3San Francisco Giants7BoxEd WhitsonJohn Curtis(none)

Standings as of 1980-07-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees805228.650--44333211128-1524-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I825131.622
234Milwaukee Brewers804535.5637.042632010621-1624-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium824141.500
347Detroit Tigers784335.5518.04043574720-2322-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium844143.488
459Baltimore Orioles804337.5389.03803126821-2122-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium825725.695
5612Boston Red Sox804238.52510.0382412-3026-1816-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park804139.513
6815Cleveland Indians783840.48713.0354395-4119-2219-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium824141.500
71221Toronto Blue Jays783444.43617.0303346-4315-2419-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium843351.393
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Kansas City Royals824933.598--3783542424-1625-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium804832.600
2713Chicago White Sox824042.4889.0298347-4918-1921-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park783048.385
3918Texas Rangers823844.46311.0377383-617-2221-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium793841.481
41019Minnesota Twins813744.45711.5344367-2317-2620-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium804040.500
51120Oakland Athletics843846.45212.0336368-3214-2524-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum784533.577
61324Seattle Mariners833548.42214.5328399-7113-2522-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome792455.304
71426California Angels803050.37518.0333394-6118-2112-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium803545.438
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Philadelphia Phillies784335.551--3623095318-1825-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium844836.571
248Montreal Expos794336.5440.53433271617-2026-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium834736.566
3611Pittsburgh Pirates814338.5311.53343102419-2424-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium814041.494
4714New York Mets803941.4885.0306336-3016-2123-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium822854.341
51022Chicago Cubs793445.4309.5304338-3415-2719-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field833053.361
61123St. Louis Cardinals823547.42710.0364372-817-2518-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II803941.488
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Los Angeles Dodgers824834.585--3492955417-2231-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium814437.543
225Houston Astros804535.5632.0295289619-2426-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome834835.578
3510Cincinnati Reds824438.5374.0378369919-2224-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium804535.563
4816San Francisco Giants823943.4769.0299316-1713-2926-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park793643.456
5917Atlanta Braves793742.4689.5306335-2912-2525-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium824438.537
61225San Diego Padres843450.40515.0290334-4413-3221-18L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium783939.500

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bill AlmonSS-3B27.232Signed as Free Agent by Mets. 
Ross GrimsleyP58.037Traded by Expos to Indians for Dave Oliver. 
Charlie HoughP32.188Purchased by Rangers from Dodgers. 
Dave Oliver2B29.095Traded by Indians to Expos for Ross Grimsley.