Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Saturday August 2,1980This 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 1980-08-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles9BoxScott McGregorFernando Arroyo(none)
Kansas City Royals8Chicago White Sox2BoxRich GaleSteve TroutMarty Pattin
Seattle Mariners3Detroit Tigers9BoxBruce RobbinsJim BeattieAurelio Lopez
New York Yankees5Milwaukee Brewers3BoxRudy MayPaul MitchellRich Gossage
Boston Red Sox1Texas Rangers0BoxBob OjedaEd FigueroaBob Stanley
California Angels5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxDave LaRocheJesse Jefferson(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxBob WelchPete VuckovichDon Stanhouse
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos5BoxFred NormanDoyle Alexander(none)
Houston Astros3New York Mets5BoxNeil AllenJoe Niekro(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Philadelphia Phillies0BoxMike LaCossSteve Carlton(none)
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants8BoxTom GriffinDick TidrowGreg Minton

Standings as of 1980-08-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1026537.637--55243511736-1929-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I603822.633
233Baltimore Orioles1015744.5647.54904088229-2328-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium614318.705
344Detroit Tigers1005644.5608.05234467727-2728-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium622834.452
4510Milwaukee Brewers1025448.52911.051841410428-2226-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium603228.533
5612Cleveland Indians974948.50513.5454485-3124-2925-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium633033.476
6713Boston Red Sox1015150.50513.5483518-3530-2321-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park593227.542
71222Toronto Blue Jays1004456.44020.0386447-6120-2824-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium622339.371
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Kansas City Royals1036439.621--5204388232-1932-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium593326.559
2814Oakland Athletics1045252.50012.5424430-622-2830-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum583127.534
3917Texas Rangers1045054.48114.54904702023-2727-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium572631.456
41018Minnesota Twins1034756.45617.0438487-4920-3127-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium583028.517
51119Chicago White Sox1044757.45217.5369463-9421-2624-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park562333.411
61325California Angels1013863.37625.0435528-9322-2616-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium592732.458
71426Seattle Mariners1043965.37525.5398511-11315-3624-29L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome582038.345
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
226Pittsburgh Pirates1015645.554--4273864126-2930-16L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium612734.443
115Montreal Expos1015645.554--4484143422-2534-20W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium613427.557
359Philadelphia Phillies1005347.5302.54594015821-2532-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium623824.613
4816New York Mets1015051.4956.0404420-1620-2730-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium611744.279
51021St. Louis Cardinals1024557.44111.5451450120-3325-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II602931.483
61224Chicago Cubs994158.41414.0374428-5418-3523-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field632340.365
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Los Angeles Dodgers1035746.553--4273775020-3237-14W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium603525.583
248Houston Astros1025646.5490.5384376822-2934-17L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome613724.607
3611Cincinnati Reds1055550.5243.0470466423-2731-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium573423.596
4715San Francisco Giants1035152.4956.0391396-521-3430-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park582434.414
5920Atlanta Braves1024656.45110.5385449-6415-3531-21L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium593524.593
61123San Diego Padres1034558.43712.0349406-5715-3730-21W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium592831.475