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Baseball on Saturday, August 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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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox4BoxMike Proly (2-6)Steve Renko (6-5)NoneLamar Johnson (36.7)
Minnesota Twins2California Angels8BoxFrank Tanana (6-9)Geoff Zahn (10-14)CAL  J Rudi (15)Joe Rudi (28.6)
Cleveland Indians2Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMoose Haas (13-9)Bob Owchinko (1-5)NonePaul Molitor (21.0)
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees2BoxSteve Stone (18-4)Tom Underwood (9-8)BAL  A Bumbry (5)  NYA  O Gamble (6)Ken Singleton (20.1)
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics2BoxMike Norris (15-7)Rick Honeycutt (8-12)NoneDave McKay (20.6)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers4BoxDanny Darwin (10-1)Aurelio Lopez (8-4)NoneMickey Rivers (44.4)
Kansas City Royals3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxMike Willis (1-0)Rawly Eastwick (0-1)KCA  W Aikens (12)  TOR  A Woods (14)Willie Aikens (30.8)
San Francisco Giants5Atlanta Braves4BoxAl Holland (4-2)Tommy Boggs (5-8)ATL  B Benedict (2)  SFN  J Clark (21)Jack Clark (27.1)
Montreal Expos1Chicago Cubs3Box G1Rick Reuschel (9-9)Steve Rogers (11-7)CHN  T Blackwell (4)Tim Blackwell (40.0)
Montreal Expos4Chicago Cubs3Box G2Elias Sosa (7-4)Bruce Sutter (3-7)MON  L Parrish (13)Warren Cromartie (19.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Cincinnati Reds4BoxJerry Reuss (13-4)Tom Seaver (4-6)LAN  R Cey (17), R Monday (5)Pedro Guerrero (11.8)
San Diego Padres5Houston Astros9BoxDave Smith (2-4)John D'Acquisto (2-3)SDN  W Montanez (6)Luis Pujols (36.5)
Philadelphia Phillies1Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJohn Candelaria (8-11)Nino Espinosa (2-3)PIT  E Ott (6)Ed Ott (24.2)
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals9BoxJohn Urrea (4-1)Tom Hausman (4-3)NoneTom Herr (44.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6741.620--56945936-2031-21L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6344.5893.552041831-2332-21W8Game Log
Detroit Tigers5848.5478.055047028-2829-21L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5851.5329.554343829-2529-26W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5652.51911.051854331-2325-29L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5451.51411.549552424-3130-20L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4662.42621.041549820-3226-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6941.627--55946337-2132-20L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5754.51412.545744523-2934-25W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5258.47317.051150024-2928-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4961.44520.038448822-3025-33W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4763.42722.045453220-3827-25L9Game Log
California Angels4464.40724.047855022-2722-37W6Game Log
Seattle Mariners4070.36429.041453916-4124-29L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos6248.564--48744724-2638-22W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6148.5600.546542229-3032-18W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5550.5244.547643121-2734-23L2Game Log
New York Mets5356.4868.543545723-3130-25L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4859.44912.548246322-3426-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4563.41716.040946720-3525-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6049.550--40840423-2937-20W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6050.5450.546040823-3537-15W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6052.5361.551749623-2836-25L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5357.4827.541442123-3730-20W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4960.45011.041648115-3634-24L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4963.43712.538145319-4230-21L1Game Log


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