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Baseball on Friday, May 09, 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
Kansas City Royals6Boston Red Sox5BoxDennis Leonard (2-3)Bob Stanley (2-3)BOS  D Evans (3)George Brett (30.6)
Detroit Tigers6California Angels5BoxAurelio Lopez (1-2)John Montague (1-1)CAL  B Grich (3), C Lansford (2)  DET  J Thompson (4)Bobby Grich (63.2)
Baltimore Orioles5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxSteve Stone (3-3)Jerry Augustine (0-2)NoneRich Dauer (20.0)
Minnesota Twins2New York Yankees5BoxRon Guidry (2-0)Jerry Koosman (2-3)MIN  W Norwood (1)  NYA  B Watson (3)Lou Piniella (15.9)
Cleveland Indians4Seattle Mariners1BoxDan Spillner (2-1)Floyd Bannister (2-2)CLE  J Charboneau (4)  SEA  L Roberts (6)Joe Charboneau (28.2)
Chicago White Sox1Texas Rangers2BoxJim Kern (2-3)Mike Proly (0-1)CHA  B Molinaro (2)  TEX  R Zisk 2 (4)Bob Molinaro (35.4)
Houston Astros4Atlanta Braves5BoxLarry McWilliams (2-2)Ken Forsch (4-1)ATL  B Asselstine (1)  HOU  R Landestoy (1), J Morgan (3), T Puhl 2 (4)Brian Asselstine (28.7)
San Francisco Giants6Chicago Cubs3BoxVida Blue (3-2)Dennis Lamp (2-3)SFN  J Wohlford (1)Darrell Evans (29.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds5BoxCharlie Leibrandt (3-2)Randy Lerch (0-4)NoneSam Mejias (23.3)
New York Mets2Montreal Expos1BoxCraig Swan (2-2)Steve Rogers (2-4)NoneSteve Henderson (15.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Diego Padres3BoxKent Tekulve (5-0)Rollie Fingers (2-3)PIT  B Madlock (3), B Robinson (4)  SDN  G Tenace (3)Bill Madlock (35.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers7St. Louis Cardinals15BoxPedro Borbon (1-0)Rick Sutcliffe (0-2)SLN  G Hendrick (5), T Simmons (3), G Templeton (1)Keith Hernandez (30.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees159.625--122969-56-4W6Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays159.625--115889-66-3W6Game Log
Boston Red Sox1213.4803.51191507-85-5L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1112.4783.5127966-45-8L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1214.4624.01181145-107-4W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1014.4175.0941267-113-3W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1016.3856.01291366-124-4W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics1611.593--1201024-512-6L2Game Log
Texas Rangers1411.5601.01281124-410-7W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1512.5561.01201256-49-8L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1312.5202.01041105-78-5W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1415.4833.01131314-610-9L1Game Log
California Angels1115.4234.5911063-68-9L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins1116.4075.01261346-105-6L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates167.696--113797-39-4W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1211.5224.01181136-66-5L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1312.5204.01441205-48-8W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1111.5004.5122993-58-6L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1015.4007.0971183-87-7L1Game Log
New York Mets916.3608.0881083-76-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros179.654--119918-69-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1810.6431.01141058-510-5W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1412.5383.01211175-109-2L3Game Log
San Diego Padres1314.4814.5921026-117-3L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves915.3757.0761172-117-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants919.3219.0941294-155-4W1Game Log

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