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Baseball on Friday, August 15, 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
New York Yankees4Baltimore Orioles3BoxTommy John (16-6)Mike Flanagan (12-9)BAL  A Bumbry (6)  NYA  R Jackson (33), W Randolph (6)Reggie Jackson (29.0)
Boston Red Sox8Chicago White Sox5BoxDennis Eckersley (9-10)Mike Proly (2-7)NoneDave Stapleton (16.3)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians1BoxMike Caldwell (11-8)Ross Grimsley (5-6)MIL  D Davis (3), S Lezcano (14)Sixto Lezcano (11.8)
Texas Rangers6Detroit Tigers2BoxJon Matlack (8-6)Pat Underwood (2-6)NoneBilly Sample (11.1)
Toronto Blue Jays3Kansas City Royals4BoxDennis Leonard (14-8)Jesse Jefferson (4-10)KCA  G Brett (14)Willie Wilson (15.7)
California Angels5Minnesota Twins4BoxFrank Tanana (7-9)Geoff Zahn (10-15)CAL  D Baylor (4)  MIN  M Cubbage (6)Bobby Grich (17.1)
Oakland Athletics11Seattle Mariners3BoxRick Langford (13-9)Glenn Abbott (8-8)OAK  T Armas 2 (26)  SEA  W Horton (5), J Simpson (3)Tony Armas (19.5)
Cincinnati Reds1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJerry Reuss (14-4)Tom Seaver (4-7)CIN  J Bench (18)  LAN  D Baker 2 (23)Pedro Guerrero (19.0)
Philadelphia Phillies8New York Mets0BoxLarry Christenson (4-0)Mark Bomback (9-4)PHI  M Trillo (3)Lonnie Smith (17.1)
Montreal Expos3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim Bibby (15-2)Steve Rogers (11-8)PIT  D Berra (5), M Easler (16)Dale Berra (40.6)
Houston Astros3San Diego Padres1BoxDave Smith (3-5)Eric Rasmussen (2-9)NoneGene Tenace (22.5)
Atlanta Braves8San Francisco Giants2BoxGene Garber (4-5)Gary Lavelle (5-6)ATL  B Horner (25)  SFN  M Ivie (3), T Whitfield (2)Jack Clark (25.7)
Chicago Cubs5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxLynn McGlothen (9-7)Silvio Martinez (4-6)CHN  T Blackwell (5)  SLN  K Hernandez (11)Tim Blackwell (16.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7044.614--59148337-2133-23W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6647.5843.554143933-2533-22L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6052.5369.056949628-2931-24L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6254.5349.057046330-2532-29W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6054.52610.054656634-2526-29W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5853.52310.552954325-3233-21L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4866.42122.043752422-3526-31L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7342.635--58247738-2135-21W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6156.52113.048545726-3035-26W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5461.47019.052752725-3229-29W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5065.43523.040151223-3325-34L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4966.42624.046954921-3828-28L3Game Log
California Angels4865.42524.050657026-2722-38W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners4175.35332.543157817-4224-33L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6550.565--48943629-3036-20W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6451.5571.050648026-2938-22L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5953.5274.550845225-3034-23W2Game Log
New York Mets5659.4879.044948026-3230-27L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5162.45113.052049022-3429-28L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4767.41217.543550221-3626-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6253.539--47842224-3538-18W1Game Log
Houston Astros6253.539--42442225-3237-21W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6354.5381.052751126-2936-26L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5759.4915.543544223-3834-21L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5461.4708.044049719-3735-24W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5068.42413.539146820-4230-26L5Game Log


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