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Saturday, August 9,1980

Saturday, August 9,1980

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Games on this date
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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 1980-08-09 Chicago White Sox 5 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Proly Steve Renko Ed Farmer 32,719 2:43
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Minnesota Twins 2 California Angels 8 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Frank Tanana Geoff Zahn -- 32,560 2:33
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Cleveland Indians 2 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas Bob Owchinko -- 37,690 2:10
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Baltimore Orioles 4 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Steve Stone Tom Underwood -- 48,109 2:30
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Seattle Mariners 1 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mike Norris Rick Honeycutt -- 13,629 2:23
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Detroit Tigers 3 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Danny Darwin Aurelio Lopez -- 19,021 3:08
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Kansas City Royals 3 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mike Willis Rawly Eastwick -- 21,300 3:38
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 San Francisco Giants 5 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Al Holland Tommy Boggs Greg Minton 17,906 2:59
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Montreal Expos 1 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Reuschel Steve Rogers Bruce Sutter 0 2:12
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Montreal Expos 4 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Elias Sosa Bruce Sutter -- 28,306 2:38
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jerry Reuss Tom Seaver Rick Sutcliffe 45,095 2:30
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 San Diego Padres 5 Houston Astros 9 box | pbp Astrodome Dave Smith John D'Acquisto -- 21,233 2:50
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Candelaria Nino Espinosa Kent Tekulve 39,984 2:20
1980 reg season 1980-08-09 New York Mets 6 St. Louis Cardinals 9 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Urrea Tom Hausman Jim Kaat 36,262 2:32
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 108 67 41 .620 0.0 569 459 110 L2 36-20 31-21 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 107 63 44 .589 3.5 520 418 102 W8 31-23 32-21 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 106 58 48 .547 8.0 550 470 80 L1 28-28 29-21 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 109 58 51 .532 9.5 543 438 105 W2 29-25 29-26 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 108 56 52 .519 11.0 518 543 -25 L1 31-23 25-29 5 6 12 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 105 54 51 .514 11.5 495 524 -29 L2 24-31 30-20 6 7 13 -- dnq
1980 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 108 46 62 .426 21.0 415 498 -83 W1 20-32 26-30 7 12 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 110 69 41 .627 0.0 559 463 96 L1 37-21 32-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 111 57 54 .514 12.5 457 445 12 W1 23-29 34-25 2 8 14 -- dnq
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 110 52 58 .473 17.0 511 500 11 W1 24-29 28-29 3 9 17 -- dnq
1980 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 110 49 61 .445 20.0 384 488 -104 W1 22-30 25-33 4 10 20 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 110 47 63 .427 22.0 454 532 -78 L9 20-38 27-25 5 11 22 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 108 44 64 .407 24.0 478 550 -72 W6 22-27 22-37 6 13 25 -- dnq
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 110 40 70 .364 29.0 414 539 -125 L1 16-41 24-29 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 Montreal Expos franchise | log 110 62 48 .564 0.0 487 447 40 W1 24-26 38-22 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 109 61 48 .560 0.5 465 422 43 W5 29-30 32-18 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 105 55 50 .524 4.5 476 431 45 L2 21-27 34-23 3 6 11 -- Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 109 53 56 .486 8.5 435 457 -22 L1 23-31 30-25 4 7 15 -- dnq
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 107 48 59 .449 12.5 482 463 19 W1 22-34 26-25 5 10 19 -- dnq
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 108 45 63 .417 16.0 409 467 -58 L1 20-35 25-28 6 12 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 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 109 60 49 .550 0.0 408 404 4 W1 23-29 37-20 1 3 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 110 60 50 .545 0.5 460 408 52 W1 23-35 37-15 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 1.5 517 496 21 L1 23-28 36-25 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 110 53 57 .482 7.5 414 421 -7 W1 23-37 30-20 4 8 16 -- dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 109 49 60 .450 11.0 416 481 -65 L1 15-36 34-24 5 9 18 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 112 49 63 .438 12.5 381 453 -72 L1 19-42 30-21 6 11 21 -- dnq
26 record(s)