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Tuesday, August 26,1980

Tuesday, August 26,1980

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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 1980-08-26 Boston Red Sox 5 California Angels 1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim John Tudor Chris Knapp Bob Stanley 29,007 2:26
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Detroit Tigers 5 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Aurelio Lopez Rich Wortham Pat Underwood 10,061 2:41
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Minnesota Twins 5 Cleveland Indians 1 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Roger Erickson Rick Waits -- 6,483 2:37
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Kansas City Royals 7 Milwaukee Brewers 6 box | pbp County Stadium Steve Busby Mike Caldwell Dan Quisenberry 16,824 2:48
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 New York Yankees 1 Oakland Athletics 3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rick Langford Luis Tiant -- 32,146 2:03
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Baltimore Orioles 1 Seattle Mariners 2 box | pbp Kingdome Floyd Bannister Scott McGregor -- 7,767 1:57
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Texas Rangers 8 Toronto Blue Jays 0 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Charlie Hough Jesse Jefferson -- 15,478 2:09
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Chicago Cubs 4 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Reuschel Tom Hume -- 20,632 2:10
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 San Diego Padres 8 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Eric Rasmussen Pete Falcone Dennis Kinney 9,844 5:01
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bobby Castillo Bob Walk -- 35,358 2:47
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Atlanta Braves 4 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Gene Garber Kent Tekulve -- 14,695 2:34
1980 reg season 1980-08-26 Houston Astros 7 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Joe Niekro Jim Kaat -- 10,859 2:18
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 125 75 50 .600 0.0 628 526 102 L2 42-27 33-23 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1980 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 124 74 50 .597 0.5 583 472 111 L2 39-27 35-23 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 122 66 56 .541 7.5 580 587 -7 W3 40-27 26-29 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 8.5 626 571 55 W3 34-32 31-27 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1980 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 128 67 61 .523 9.5 646 530 116 L4 34-28 33-33 5 6 12 -- dnq
1980 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 124 64 60 .516 10.5 572 604 -32 L1 30-35 34-25 6 7 13 -- dnq
1980 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 124 51 73 .411 23.5 471 578 -107 L2 25-40 26-33 7 12 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 126 82 44 .651 0.0 646 518 128 W4 43-21 39-23 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Phillies)
1980 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 127 65 62 .512 17.5 520 489 31 W2 27-31 38-31 2 8 14 -- dnq
1980 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 127 62 65 .488 20.5 608 579 29 W4 30-32 32-33 3 9 17 -- dnq
1980 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 124 54 70 .435 27.0 434 545 -111 L2 23-33 29-39 4 10 20 -- dnq
1980 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 127 55 72 .433 27.5 524 596 -72 W1 22-39 33-33 5 11 21 -- dnq
1980 AL West California Angels franchise | log 124 49 75 .395 32.0 538 632 -94 L4 26-30 23-45 6 13 25 -- dnq
1980 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 126 46 80 .365 36.0 471 620 -149 W2 17-42 29-38 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 126 70 56 .556 0.0 528 480 48 L2 32-33 38-23 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 125 69 56 .552 0.5 541 517 24 W4 27-31 42-25 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1980 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 123 65 58 .528 3.5 573 509 64 L2 28-30 37-28 3 6 11 -- Won World Series (Royals)
1980 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 11.5 484 529 -45 L3 26-32 32-35 4 9 18 -- dnq
1980 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 123 54 69 .439 14.5 560 543 17 L1 24-38 30-31 5 10 19 -- dnq
1980 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 124 50 74 .403 19.0 470 538 -68 W1 24-43 26-31 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 125 71 54 .568 0.0 474 440 34 W1 28-33 43-21 1 1 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1980 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 125 69 56 .552 2.0 520 454 66 W4 31-36 38-20 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 127 68 59 .535 4.0 554 545 9 L1 28-29 39-31 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1980 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 9.0 502 536 -34 W4 22-38 40-25 4 7 16 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 62 63 .496 9.0 459 476 -17 L2 27-41 35-22 5 8 15 -- dnq
1980 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 127 52 75 .409 20.0 431 529 -98 W1 22-47 30-28 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)