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Games on 1980-08-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles5California Angels2BoxSteve StoneAlfredo MartinezTippy Martinez
Cleveland Indians8Chicago White Sox5BoxRoss GrimsleyRichard DotsonSid Monge
Detroit Tigers6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxDan SchatzederMoose Haas(none)
Toronto Blue Jays4Minnesota Twins3BoxMike BarlowDoug CorbettKen Schrom
Boston Red Sox7Oakland Athletics5BoxBob StanleyCraig MinettoTom Burgmeier
New York Yankees3Seattle Mariners1BoxTom UnderwoodRick HoneycuttRich Gossage
Kansas City Royals4Texas Rangers3BoxJeff TwittyDanny DarwinDan Quisenberry
Chicago Cubs4Atlanta Braves5BoxPhil NiekroDick Tidrow(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds4BoxMike LaCossSilvio MartinezDoug Bair
Pittsburgh Pirates2Houston Astros5BoxNolan RyanJohn CandelariaJoe Sambito
Los Angeles Dodgers3Montreal Expos2BoxDon StanhouseElias Sosa(none)
San Francisco Giants5New York Mets4BoxBob KnepperJeff ReardonGreg Minton
San Diego Padres4Philadelphia Phillies7BoxDick RuthvenBob ShirleyTug McGraw

Standings as of 1980-08-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122New York Yankees1187246.610--60349211139-2333-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I443113.705
233Baltimore Orioles1176948.5902.555445010434-2535-23W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium453114.689
347Milwaukee Brewers1216655.5457.560948012933-2533-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium412021.488
4511Boston Red Sox1156154.5309.5553571-1835-2526-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park452223.489
5612Detroit Tigers1176156.52110.55945435129-3031-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium452322.511
6814Cleveland Indians1176057.51311.5549582-3327-3333-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium431924.442
71222Toronto Blue Jays1174968.41922.5449546-9723-3726-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium451827.400
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Kansas City Royals1197742.647--61149112040-2137-21W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium432023.465
2713Oakland Athletics1206258.51715.55014713027-3135-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum422121.500
3916Texas Rangers1205763.47520.55665511528-3229-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium411922.463
41020Minnesota Twins1195267.43725.0494562-6821-3831-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium422517.595
51121Chicago White Sox1185167.43225.5415526-11123-3326-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park421923.452
61325California Angels1174869.41028.0517597-8026-3022-39L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium431726.395
71426Seattle Mariners1194277.35335.0439592-15317-4225-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome431726.395
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Pittsburgh Pirates1196752.563--5034465729-3138-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium431627.372
236Montreal Expos1196554.5462.05134951827-3138-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium432518.581
359Philadelphia Phillies1166353.5432.55394677228-3035-23W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium462818.609
4918New York Mets1195663.47111.0464509-4526-3230-31L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium431132.256
51019St. Louis Cardinals1175265.44414.05385102823-3529-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II452223.489
61123Chicago Cubs1174968.41917.0454513-5923-3726-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field451530.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Houston Astros1186553.551--4434261727-3238-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome452817.622
248Cincinnati Reds1216655.5450.55415271428-2937-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium412318.561
3610Los Angeles Dodgers1186355.5342.04854335225-3538-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium452916.644
4715San Francisco Giants1195960.4966.5444455-1124-3835-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park421626.381
5817Atlanta Braves1185662.4759.0454505-5120-3836-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium432518.581
61224San Diego Padres1215071.41316.5397489-9220-4330-28L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium412318.561