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Sunday, August 17,1980

Sunday, August 17,1980

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Games on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 New York Yankees 0 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Scott McGregor Luis Tiant -- 50,073 2:26
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Cleveland Indians 0 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Paul Mitchell Rick Waits -- 0 2:27
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Milwaukee Brewers 11 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Lary Sorensen Bob Owchinko -- 23,562 2:34
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Texas Rangers 9 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Fergie Jenkins Mark Fidrych -- 0 2:20
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Texas Rangers 12 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Doc Medich Milt Wilcox -- 42,117 2:50
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Kansas City Royals 8 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Paul Splittorff Jim Clancy Dan Quisenberry 30,693 3:08
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 California Angels 1 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Roger Erickson Jim Barr -- 0 2:19
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 California Angels 5 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jerry Koosman Chris Knapp Doug Corbett 16,400 2:33
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Oakland Athletics 3 Seattle Mariners 4 box | pbp Kingdome Rob Dressler Brian Kingman Shane Rawley 5,484 2:03
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Cincinnati Reds 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mario Soto Bob Welch Tom Hume 47,177 3:19
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Philadelphia Phillies 9 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Steve Carlton Ray Burris -- 0 2:13
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Philadelphia Phillies 4 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Randy Lerch Roy Lee Jackson Ron Reed 25,458 2:13
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Montreal Expos 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Rick Rhoden Fred Norman -- 0 2:12
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Montreal Expos 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bill Gullickson Don Robinson Woodie Fryman 49,412 2:58
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Houston Astros 5 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Ken Forsch Randy Jones -- 0 2:06
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Houston Astros 9 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Joe Niekro Steve Mura -- 16,120 2:23
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Atlanta Braves 8 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Doyle Alexander Allen Ripley -- 21,029 2:25
1980 reg season 1980-08-17 Chicago Cubs 6 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Rick Reuschel John Fulgham -- 30,812 2:14
18 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 116 71 45 .612 0.0 595 485 110 L1 38-22 33-23 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 115 67 48 .583 3.5 543 443 100 W1 33-25 34-23 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 119 65 54 .546 7.5 595 469 126 W6 33-25 32-29 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 114 60 54 .526 10.0 546 566 -20 W2 34-25 26-29 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 115 60 55 .522 10.5 583 529 54 L5 28-29 31-27 5 6 12 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 114 58 56 .509 12.0 535 568 -33 L4 25-32 33-24 6 8 14 -- dnq
1980 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 116 48 68 .414 23.0 445 543 -98 L5 22-37 26-31 7 13 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 117 75 42 .641 0.0 601 485 116 W5 38-21 37-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 119 62 57 .521 14.0 496 464 32 L1 27-31 35-26 2 7 13 -- dnq
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 118 57 61 .483 18.5 560 541 19 W4 28-32 29-29 3 9 16 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 117 51 66 .436 24.0 483 555 -72 W2 21-38 30-28 4 10 20 -- dnq
1980 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 115 50 65 .435 24.0 401 512 -111 L1 23-33 25-34 5 11 21 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 115 48 67 .417 26.0 512 584 -72 L2 26-29 22-38 6 12 23 -- dnq
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 118 42 76 .356 33.5 438 589 -151 W1 17-42 25-34 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 118 67 51 .568 0.0 501 441 60 L1 29-30 38-21 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 118 65 53 .551 2.0 511 492 19 W1 27-31 38-22 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 115 62 53 .539 3.5 532 463 69 W5 28-30 34-23 3 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 118 56 62 .475 11.0 460 504 -44 L5 26-32 30-30 4 8 17 -- dnq
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 115 51 64 .443 14.5 526 505 21 L3 22-34 29-30 5 10 19 -- dnq
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 116 49 67 .422 17.0 450 508 -58 W3 23-36 26-31 6 11 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1980 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 117 64 53 .547 0.0 438 424 14 W4 27-32 37-21 1 3 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 119 65 54 .546 0.0 536 515 21 W2 28-29 36-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 117 62 55 .530 2.0 482 431 51 L2 24-35 38-20 3 6 10 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 118 58 60 .492 6.5 439 451 -12 L1 23-38 35-22 4 7 15 -- dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 117 55 62 .470 9.0 449 501 -52 W1 20-38 35-24 5 9 18 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 120 50 70 .417 15.5 393 482 -89 L7 20-42 30-28 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)