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Monday July 28,1980This 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
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Games on 1980-07-28

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners3Cleveland Indians7BoxLen BarkerJim BeattieVictor Cruz
California Angels3Detroit Tigers2BoxJohn MontagueDan PetryAndy Hassler
New York Yankees7Minnesota Twins6BoxDoug BirdJohn Verhoeven(none)
Oakland Athletics5Toronto Blue Jays3BoxMike NorrisMike Barlow(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRick RhodenBob WelchKent Tekulve
Cincinnati Reds3Montreal Expos2BoxDoug BairCharlie LeaTom Hume
Cincinnati Reds4Montreal Expos5BoxFred NormanMario SotoWoodie Fryman
Atlanta Braves6New York Mets3BoxDoyle AlexanderPete Falcone(none)
Houston Astros3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJoe SambitoRon Reed(none)
Chicago Cubs2San Diego Padres4BoxRollie FingersGeorge Riley(none)

Standings as of 1980-07-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees976235.639--52841711133-1729-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I654124.631
235Detroit Tigers945242.5538.54884226627-2724-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium683236.471
346Baltimore Orioles965343.5528.54673927527-2226-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium664719.712
457Milwaukee Brewers975344.5469.049338610727-2126-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium653332.508
5612Boston Red Sox964947.51012.5459488-2928-2021-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park643430.531
6713Cleveland Indians944747.50013.5441479-3824-2923-18W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium663234.485
71222Toronto Blue Jays964353.44818.5367417-5020-2823-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium662442.364
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Kansas City Royals986038.612--4854157030-1930-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium643727.578
2815Oakland Athletics1014952.48512.5405423-1819-2830-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum613427.557
3916Texas Rangers994851.48512.54714531823-2725-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium622834.452
41019Chicago White Sox1004654.46015.0357439-8221-2623-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park602436.400
51120Minnesota Twins994554.45515.5429472-4320-2925-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium623230.516
61325Seattle Mariners993960.39421.5389484-9515-3124-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome632043.317
71426California Angels963561.36524.0403495-9219-2416-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium643034.469
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Pittsburgh Pirates985642.571--4253725326-2730-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium642737.422
238Montreal Expos975245.5363.54334102322-2530-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium653827.585
3611Philadelphia Phillies965046.5215.04413885321-2529-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium664125.621
4817New York Mets974651.4749.5389412-2320-2726-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium652144.323
51021St. Louis Cardinals974453.45411.5439435419-2925-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II653035.462
61123Chicago Cubs954055.42114.5361409-4817-3223-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field672443.358
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Houston Astros985642.571--3673511622-2534-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome653728.569
249Los Angeles Dodgers995346.5353.54093723720-3233-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium643925.609
3510Cincinnati Reds1015447.5353.5465457822-2431-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium613526.574
4714San Francisco Giants984850.4908.0370377-721-3427-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park632736.429
5918Atlanta Braves984652.46910.0382435-5315-3131-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium633528.556
61224San Diego Padres1004258.42015.0340403-6314-3728-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium623131.500

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ed FigueroaP31.287Purchased by Rangers from Yankees.