Baseball on Thursday, July 17, 1980

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox12BoxJohn Tudor (3-1)Renie Martin (8-7)BOS  D Stapleton (4)  KCA  H McRae (7)Jim Dwyer (18.6)
Cleveland Indians5California Angels3BoxLen Barker (9-7)Chris Knapp (2-7)CLE  G Gray (1)Ron Hassey (16.2)
Baltimore Orioles1Milwaukee Brewers0BoxDennis Martinez (2-1)Bill Travers (9-4)BAL  D DeCinces (7)Doug DeCinces (17.6)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees10BoxTommy John (14-3)Geoff Zahn (8-11)NYA  R Jackson (24), R Jones (6)Bucky Dent (17.8)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics5BoxMatt Keough (10-9)Jack Morris (11-8)OAK  T Armas (19)Tony Armas (23.2)
Toronto Blue Jays3Seattle Mariners5BoxShane Rawley (5-3)Jesse Jefferson (2-6)SEA  J Beniquez (5), T Paciorek (11)  TOR  O Velez (14)Juan Beniquez (30.8)
Chicago White Sox2Texas Rangers3BoxDanny Darwin (7-1)Mike Proly (1-4)CHA  H Baines (6)Buddy Bell (27.5)
New York Mets6Atlanta Braves0BoxJohn Pacella (3-0)Rick Matula (6-7)NoneElliott Maddox (12.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Chicago Cubs1BoxDon Sutton (7-2)Dennis Lamp (9-8)NoneDave Lopes (13.0)
Montreal Expos6Cincinnati Reds1BoxScott Sanderson (9-5)Mike LaCoss (5-9)MON  G Carter (16)Warren Cromartie (11.3)
Philadelphia Phillies2Houston Astros1BoxSteve Carlton (15-4)Joe Niekro (10-8)NoneBob Boone (13.0)
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxKent Tekulve (6-5)Al Holland (2-2)SFN  D Evans (11)Darrell Evans (38.8)
San Diego Padres3St. Louis Cardinals15BoxJim Kaat (4-6)Rick Wise (3-5)SDN  G Tenace (7)  SLN  G Hendrick (20), K Hernandez (8)George Hendrick (29.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees5729.663--48634831-1526-14W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4839.5529.545334824-1724-22L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4739.54710.040633324-2123-18W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4538.54210.543238522-2622-13L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4541.52312.042044826-1819-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4143.48815.037943122-2519-18W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3648.42920.032137116-2520-23L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5335.602--40937928-1825-17L1Game Log
Texas Rangers4246.47711.041640317-2225-24W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4147.46612.031238019-2121-27L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics4148.46112.535839016-2625-22W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4047.46012.537340918-2822-19L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners3751.42016.035042714-2723-24W1Game Log
California Angels3254.37220.035842118-2114-33L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4738.553--38035419-2128-17W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4839.5521.036933421-2527-14W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4638.5480.538933920-1926-19W2Game Log
New York Mets4343.5004.534635918-2225-21W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3949.4439.540340118-2721-22W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs3649.42411.032236616-2920-20L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5038.568--36731519-2631-12W1Game Log
Houston Astros4938.5630.532231019-2430-14L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4544.5065.540841219-2225-23L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4346.4837.532834117-3226-14L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves3947.45310.032637313-2826-19L1Game Log
San Diego Padres3753.41114.030936513-3524-18L3Game Log

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