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Baseball on Wednesday, August 06, 1980

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike Flanagan (12-8)Britt Burns (10-10)BAL  E Murray (18), K Singleton (14)Eddie Murray (11.9)
Milwaukee Brewers9Boston Red Sox4BoxLary Sorensen (8-7)Dick Drago (4-5)BOS  D Evans (11)  MIL  G Thomas (24), R Yount (17)Dwight Evans (27.0)
Seattle Mariners3California Angels8BoxJohn Montague (4-2)Rob Dressler (1-6)CAL  C Lansford (12), J Thompson (14)Bert Campaneris (41.5)
Toronto Blue Jays2Cleveland Indians5BoxRick Waits (8-10)Jesse Jefferson (4-8)TOR  D Ault (2)Doug Ault (25.4)
Kansas City Royals5Detroit Tigers4BoxLarry Gura (16-4)Jack Morris (12-10)DET  J Wockenfuss (11)John Wockenfuss (26.1)
Texas Rangers1New York Yankees2BoxRudy May (9-5)Doc Medich (9-6)NYA  J Spencer (9)  TEX  R Zisk (16)Jim Spencer (15.6)
Minnesota Twins1Oakland Athletics3BoxBrian Kingman (7-11)Roger Erickson (3-9)NoneJim Essian (36.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Atlanta Braves2BoxDon Sutton (8-3)Rick Matula (6-10)ATL  G Matthews (13)  LAN  D Baker (21), R Cey (16)Ron Cey (14.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates9Chicago Cubs7Box G1Kent Tekulve (7-5)Dick Tidrow (4-3)CHN  C Johnson (13), J Martin (20)  PIT  M Easler (14), W Stargell (10)Cliff Johnson (52.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Chicago Cubs0Box G2Bert Blyleven (6-8)Doug Capilla (2-5)PIT  D Berra (4)Dale Berra (21.4)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom Hume (5-7)John D'Acquisto (2-2)SDN  D Winfield (13)Ozzie Smith (25.8)
San Francisco Giants0Houston Astros1BoxKen Forsch (9-9)Vida Blue (9-6)NoneJoe Pettini (7.1)
New York Mets1Montreal Expos4BoxScott Sanderson (12-5)Roy Lee Jackson (1-2)MON  L Parrish (12)Larry Parrish (10.6)
St. Louis Cardinals14Philadelphia Phillies0BoxBob Sykes (5-8)Bob Walk (8-2)NoneKen Oberkfell (16.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6739.632--56545036-2031-19W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6044.5776.050941329-2331-21W5Game Log
Detroit Tigers5747.5489.053946627-2729-21L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5650.52811.053242829-2427-26W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5349.52012.048551024-2929-20W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox5451.51412.550353431-2323-28L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4559.43321.040147220-3125-28L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6740.626--54045535-2032-20W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5653.51412.045444223-2933-24W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5157.47216.550748924-2927-28L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4859.44919.037747821-2825-33L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins4760.43920.044551120-3527-25L6Game Log
California Angels4164.39025.045754122-2719-37W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners3969.36128.541153615-4024-29L12Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos6046.566--47643222-2538-21W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5848.5472.044441328-3030-18W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5448.5294.046741921-2533-23L1Game Log
New York Mets5155.4819.041944521-3030-25L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4757.45212.046945122-3325-24W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs4460.42315.039844620-3524-25L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5947.557--39538923-2936-18W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5948.5510.544339222-3337-15W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5951.5362.050548223-2835-24W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants5256.4818.040641022-3630-20L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4759.44312.040147015-3632-23L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4762.43113.536644017-4130-21L4Game Log

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