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Baseball on Wednesday, August 27, 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
Detroit Tigers2Chicago White Sox3BoxMike Proly (3-7)Dave Rozema (6-8)NoneSteve Kemp (37.5)
Minnesota Twins1Cleveland Indians4BoxLen Barker (16-8)Jerry Koosman (11-11)NoneJorge Orta (15.8)
Kansas City Royals5Milwaukee Brewers4BoxPaul Splittorff (10-9)Paul Mitchell (4-3)KCA  C Hurdle (10)  MIL  G Thomas (31), R Yount (20)Gorman Thomas (13.3)
Texas Rangers4Toronto Blue Jays6BoxJim Clancy (12-10)Doc Medich (10-9)TEX  B Wills (5)John Mayberry (16.3)
San Francisco Giants1Montreal Expos0BoxEd Whitson (9-9)Scott Sanderson (12-8)NoneDarrell Evans (18.8)
San Diego Padres4New York Mets1BoxRick Wise (5-5)Ray Burris (7-8)SDN  D Winfield (18)Jerry Mumphrey (30.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxSteve Carlton (20-7)Steve Howe (6-6)LAN  R Cey (20)Pete Rose (29.7)
Atlanta Braves7Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxRick Matula (8-12)Don Robinson (5-7)ATL  B Horner (28)  PIT  D Berra (6)Bob Horner (29.0)
Houston Astros2St. Louis Cardinals10BoxJohn Martin (1-0)Ken Forsch (10-11)NoneKen Reitz (26.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7550.600--62852642-2733-23L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7450.5970.558347239-2735-23L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6656.5417.558058740-2726-29W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers6659.5289.062857434-3331-27L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6560.52010.057660530-3535-25W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6762.51910.065053534-2833-34L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5273.41623.047758225-4027-33W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8344.654--65152244-2139-23W5Game Log
Oakland Athletics6562.51218.052048927-3138-31W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6266.48421.561258530-3332-33L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5570.44027.043754723-3330-39W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5573.43028.552560022-4033-33L1Game Log
California Angels4975.39532.553863226-3023-45L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners4680.36536.547162017-4229-38W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7057.551--53248732-3338-24L3Game Log
Montreal Expos6957.5480.554151827-3142-26L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6658.5322.557751228-3038-28W1Game Log
New York Mets5868.46011.548553326-3232-36L4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5569.44413.557054524-3831-31W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5074.40318.547053824-4326-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7155.563--47645028-3443-21L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6957.5482.052345831-3738-20L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6859.5353.555454528-2939-31L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6363.5008.046047628-4135-22W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6363.5008.050954023-3840-25W5Game Log
San Diego Padres5375.41419.043553023-4730-28W2Game Log

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