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1980 South Atlantic League (A)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Many minor leagues standings are actually 2 half-seasons merged into 1 where the winner of each half-season advance to the playoffs. This is done to offset the high volatility of a minor league roster. TBC does not track half-seasons and so the standings below may be a combination and thus playoff participants may not seem logical.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • Northern Division Standings
    RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Greensboro Hornets*1398257.590--Bob SchaeferDon Mattingly (920)Chuck Hernandez (1.88)
    2Gastonia Cardinals1407466.5298.5Nick LeyvaDavid Kable (853)Ildemaro Silva (1.69)
    3Asheville Tourists1406971.49313.5Tom RobsonJorge Gomez (848)Ronald Carney (1.91)
    4Shelby Pirates1385880.42023.5Joe FrisinaConner McGehee (815)Mike Johnson (1.66)
    Southern Division Standings
    RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Charleston (sc) Royals1397861.561--Ron MihalMickey Palmer (814)Denny Porter (1.76)
    2Spartanburg Phillies1387365.5294.5Tom HarmonAlejandro Sanchez (797)David Mitchell (1.65)
    3Anderson Braves1406476.45714.5Sonny JacksonBrook Jacoby (876)William Nice (1.75)
    4Macon PeachesNo Aff1405981.42119.5Brock Pemberton, Brannon Bonifay, Ted BrazellSteve Mastro (697)Bob Bresnen (1.83)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Greensboro HornetsLeague Champions
    Gastonia CardinalsLost in Semi-Finals
    Charleston (sc) RoyalsLost in Finals
    Spartanburg PhilliesLost in Semi-Finals
    1980 South Atlantic League Batting Totals
    Anderson BravesATL647614047407641206216508464820371637792555048 .254.340.3747141774
    Asheville TouristsTEX6971140499478813372533111771513947712910314061 .268.355.4017562003
    Charleston (sc) RoyalsKCA786113945457081211181627859613958572758363940 .266.346.3857311750
    Gastonia CardinalsSLN746614046237131145189319460013636630771363343 .248.335.3636981678
    Greensboro HornetsNYA825713945347651254194349667517981592706531856 .277.356.3987541804
    Macon Peaches-598114047907041290203267562014542600708374843 .269.348.3707181770
    Shelby PiratesPIT5880138488968312062142411459714594485902414647 .247.312.3706821810
    Spartanburg PhilliesPHI736513845816531197204416653716853487854453733 .261.330.3676971681
    1980 South Atlantic League Pitching Totals
    Anderson BravesATL64764.361403082411521206764558846377921.609.420.664.986.19
    Asheville TouristsTEX69714.6114024316118813377886081177129101.7210.130.895.396.89
    Charleston (sc) RoyalsKCA78614.371393062512151211708590785727581.478.970.584.245.61
    Gastonia CardinalsSLN74664.221402142312101145713567946307711.478.520.704.695.73
    Greensboro HornetsNYA82573.9613935122512511254765551965927061.489.020.694.265.08
    Macon Peaches-59814.651403031712471290704644756007081.529.310.544.335.11
    Shelby PiratesPIT58804.8013819227115412066836161144859021.479.410.893.787.03
    Spartanburg PhilliesPHI73653.551382571912031197653475664878541.408.960.493.646.39

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