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Wednesday, April 30,1980

Wednesday, April 30,1980

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 New York Yankees 4 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Steve Stone Tom Underwood Tim Stoddard 17,166 2:58
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Oakland Athletics 1 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Don Aase Matt Keough -- 22,551 2:35
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Boston Red Sox 1 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Richard Dotson Dennis Eckersley Ed Farmer 10,626 2:17
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Texas Rangers 4 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Milt Wilcox Sparky Lyle -- 8,056 3:19
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Seattle Mariners 3 Minnesota Twins 10 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Pete Redfern Mike Parrott -- 2,891 2:12
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Kansas City Royals 3 Toronto Blue Jays 0 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Larry Gura Jesse Jefferson -- 14,029 1:54
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Houston Astros 5 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Cinergy Field J.R. Richard Tom Seaver -- 19,821 2:21
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Philadelphia Phillies 0 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Mark Bomback Randy Lerch -- 4,559 1:56
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Montreal Expos 0 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Bibby Bill Lee -- 8,545 2:20
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Atlanta Braves 1 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Eric Rasmussen Rick Matula Bob Shirley 9,018 2:14
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bob Welch Greg Minton Steve Howe 19,006 2:25
1980 reg season 1980-04-30 Chicago Cubs 2 St. Louis Cardinals 8 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Pete Vuckovich Dennis Lamp -- 16,195 2:18
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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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 Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 0.0 70 60 10 L1 6-6 3-1 1 3 8 Yes dnq
1980 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 1.0 81 78 3 L1 4-5 5-4 2 7 13 -- Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 1.5 82 109 -27 L1 3-5 5-4 3 9 14 -- dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 15 7 8 .467 1.5 80 67 13 W1 3-3 4-5 4 10 15 -- dnq
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 3.0 74 77 -3 W1 2-8 5-3 5 13 20 -- dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 3.0 92 99 -7 W1 3-7 4-4 6 12 19 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 15 5 10 .333 3.5 62 90 -28 L1 2-7 3-3 7 14 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 Chicago White Sox franchise | log 18 12 6 .667 0.0 88 75 13 W1 6-3 6-3 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 20 12 8 .600 1.0 95 82 13 L1 4-5 8-3 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 2.0 74 74 0 W1 3-5 7-3 3 4 10 Yes Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 2.0 91 81 10 L1 4-4 6-4 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 2.5 89 100 -11 L1 3-3 8-7 5 6 11 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 20 10 10 .500 3.0 101 83 18 W1 5-7 5-3 6 8 12 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 4.0 70 74 -4 W1 3-6 5-4 7 11 17 -- 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 16 11 5 .688 0.0 83 55 28 W3 6-3 5-2 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 15 9 6 .600 1.5 77 77 0 L1 4-4 5-2 2 5 6 Yes dnq
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 4.0 85 90 -5 W1 5-4 3-6 3 6 16 -- dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 4.5 75 67 8 L2 2-4 4-5 4 7 18 -- Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 16 6 10 .375 5.0 62 87 -25 L3 3-7 3-3 5 10 23 -- dnq
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 16 6 10 .375 5.0 60 79 -19 W1 2-7 4-3 6 9 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 18 13 5 .722 0.0 88 53 35 W5 4-2 9-3 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.5 76 54 22 L2 6-4 7-2 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 20 13 7 .650 1.0 87 67 20 W10 4-5 9-2 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 6.0 59 72 -13 W1 1-9 6-2 4 8 21 -- dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 17 6 11 .353 6.5 49 77 -28 L1 0-7 6-4 5 11 24 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 20 6 14 .300 8.0 56 79 -23 L3 1-10 5-4 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Pedro Borbon St. Louis Cardinals Hist Signed contract with Cardinals
Jim Kaat St. Louis Cardinals Hist Sold by New York Yankees to St. Louis Cardinals
2 record(s)