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MLB Games on Thursday August 21,1980

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL7California AngelsAL1Box | PBP926,189Anaheim StadiumNight2:18Scott McGregorChris Knapp---Lowenstein
Toronto Blue JaysAL3Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP915,303Comiskey ParkNight2:18LaMarr HoytJesse JeffersonEd Farmer---
Cleveland IndiansAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP932,139Royals StadiumNight2:39Rick WaitsSteve BusbyVictor CruzBrett, Hassey, Washington
Detroit TigersAL3Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP90Metropolitan StadiumNight2:22Albert WilliamsMilt WilcoxDoug CorbettMackanin
Detroit TigersAL4Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP98,687Metropolitan StadiumNight2:07Jack MorrisRoger Erickson---Hebner, Kemp
Boston Red SoxAL5Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP911,357Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:29John TudorRick Langford---Rice
New York YankeesAL4Seattle MarinersAL6Box | PBP916,400The KingdomeNight3:02Dave RobertsGaylord PerryShane RawleyCruz
Chicago CubsNL4Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP99,617Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:42Phil NiekroMike KrukowRick CampMurphy
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Houston AstrosNL12Box | PBP933,884AstrodomeNight2:59Joe SambitoBert Blyleven------
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP1033,523Olympic StadiumNight3:14Steve HoweStan Bahnsen---Dawson, Garvey, Office
San Francisco GiantsNL1New York MetsNL5Box | PBP910,505Shea StadiumDay2:15Pete FalconeVida Blue------
San Diego PadresNL8Philadelphia PhilliesNL9Box | PBP1736,201Veterans StadiumDay5:13Kevin SaucierDennis Kinney---Bowa, Schmidt (2), Winfield
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, August 21, 1980

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122New York Yankees1207347.608-61350211140-2433-23423012.714
AL East233Baltimore Orioles1197148.5971.556745611136-2535-23432914.674
AL East349Milwaukee Brewers1226656.5418.061548812733-2533-31402020.500
AL East4511Boston Red Sox1176255.5309.5559574-1536-2626-29432122.488
AL East5612Detroit Tigers1206357.52510.06095565331-3131-27422121.500
AL East6713Cleveland Indians1196257.52110.5556585-2929-3333-24411724.415
AL East71222Toronto Blue Jays1195069.42022.5462555-9324-3826-31431726.395
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Kansas City Royals1217843.645-61949812141-2137-22411922.463
AL West2814Oakland Athletics1226359.51615.55044772727-3136-28402020.500
AL West3918Texas Rangers1215764.47121.05695561328-3229-32401921.475
AL West41020Minnesota Twins1225369.43425.5505579-7421-3832-31392415.615
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1205268.43325.5420532-11223-3327-37401822.450
AL West61325California Angels1194871.40329.0523610-8726-3022-41411724.415
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1214378.35535.0449602-15317-4226-36411625.390
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Pittsburgh Pirates1216754.554-5094634629-3338-21411625.390
NL East247Philadelphia Phillies1186454.5421.55534827128-3036-24442717.614
NL East3610Montreal Expos1216556.5372.05185051327-3138-25412516.610
NL East4917New York Mets1215764.47110.0470512-4226-3231-32411031.244
NL East51019St. Louis Cardinals1185266.44113.55415142723-3629-30442222.500
NL East61224Chicago Cubs1194970.41217.0463528-6523-3926-31431528.349
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West114Houston Astros1206753.558-4604322827-3240-21432617.605
NL West236Cincinnati Reds1226755.5491.05455301528-2938-27402218.550
NL West358Los Angeles Dodgers1206555.5422.04954385727-3538-20432716.628
NL West4715San Francisco Giants1216061.4967.5447461-1425-3935-22401525.375
NL West5816Atlanta Braves1205862.4839.0469514-4520-3838-24412318.561
NL West61123San Diego Padres1235172.41517.5412503-9121-4430-28392217.564
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season