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Friday, May 16,1980

Friday, May 16,1980

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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 1980-05-16 Seattle Mariners 4 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jim Beattie Steve Trout Shane Rawley 12,689 2:32
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Boston Red Sox 2 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Chuck Rainey John Denny Tom Burgmeier 10,157 2:23
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Baltimore Orioles 2 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mike Flanagan Dan Petry -- 34,243 2:39
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 California Angels 11 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bruce Kison Rich Gale -- 22,264 3:01
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jerry Koosman Bob McClure Doug Corbett 12,331 2:35
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Texas Rangers 2 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tommy John Doc Medich -- 30,068 2:32
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Oakland Athletics 0 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jesse Jefferson Mike Norris -- 16,138 2:52
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 New York Mets 5 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pete Falcone Phil Niekro Neil Allen 6,135 2:30
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Houston Astros 0 box | pbp Astrodome Dick Ruthven J.R. Richard -- 33,610 2:06
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Jerry Reuss Kent Tekulve Rick Sutcliffe 47,929 2:44
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Cincinnati Reds 1 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Steve Rogers Tom Seaver Woodie Fryman 14,457 2:15
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 Chicago Cubs 0 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Randy Jones Mike Krukow -- 19,028 2:06
1980 reg season 1980-05-16 St. Louis Cardinals 3 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Al Holland Bob Forsch -- 16,860 2:47
13 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 New York Yankees franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 0.0 153 118 35 W2 9-5 9-7 1 1 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 29 17 12 .586 0.5 121 111 10 W2 9-8 8-4 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 2.0 160 183 -23 W4 9-8 8-7 3 6 10 -- dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 3.5 154 120 34 L2 6-5 8-10 4 9 15 -- dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 4.5 150 147 3 L1 8-12 6-5 5 10 19 -- dnq
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 5.0 135 138 -3 W1 6-12 8-6 6 11 20 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 29 11 18 .379 6.5 113 159 -46 L4 8-12 3-6 7 14 24 -- 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 0.0 144 117 27 L3 4-8 14-6 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 0.5 154 137 17 L1 6-6 11-8 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 0.5 146 154 -8 L1 9-6 9-9 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1980 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 1.5 139 154 -15 L2 8-9 8-6 4 7 12 -- Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 34 17 17 .500 2.0 136 143 -7 W1 6-7 11-10 5 8 14 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 4.0 116 124 -8 W2 5-6 8-11 6 12 21 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 33 14 19 .424 4.5 146 162 -16 W1 8-13 6-6 7 13 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 East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 29 19 10 .655 0.0 134 106 28 L1 10-6 9-4 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 27 14 13 .519 4.0 147 115 32 W2 6-7 8-6 2 5 11 Yes Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 5.0 141 136 5 L1 7-9 7-6 3 7 16 -- dnq
1980 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 5.0 108 124 -16 W4 5-8 9-7 4 8 17 -- dnq
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 6.0 157 139 18 L2 6-7 8-10 5 9 18 -- dnq
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 29 11 18 .379 8.0 107 137 -30 W2 5-9 6-9 6 10 23 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.0 144 128 16 L2 8-6 12-7 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 32 19 13 .594 0.5 146 136 10 W1 7-10 12-3 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 1.0 128 107 21 L4 9-7 9-6 3 4 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 3.0 111 116 -5 W2 6-11 11-5 4 6 13 -- dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 29 11 18 .379 7.0 96 141 -45 L2 2-11 9-7 5 11 25 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 34 12 22 .353 8.5 119 153 -34 W1 5-16 7-6 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Ramon Pena Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Chuck Porter Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1980-1980 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Bob Randall Minnesota Twins Hist Signed contract with Twins
3 record(s)