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Thursday April 10,1980This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1980-04-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles5Chicago White Sox3BoxJim PalmerSteve TroutTim Stoddard
Detroit Tigers5Kansas City Royals1BoxJack MorrisDennis Leonard(none)
Boston Red Sox5Milwaukee Brewers9BoxReggie ClevelandDick Drago(none)
Minnesota Twins9Oakland Athletics7BoxDoug CorbettSteve McCatty(none)
New York Yankees0Texas Rangers1BoxSparky LyleTom Underwood(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Houston Astros3BoxJ.R. RichardBurt HootonJoe Sambito
Chicago Cubs2New York Mets5BoxCraig SwanRick ReuschelNeil Allen
San Francisco Giants4San Diego Padres6BoxRandy JonesBob KnepperBob Shirley
Pittsburgh Pirates0St. Louis Cardinals1BoxPete VuckovichBert Blyleven(none)

Standings as of 1980-04-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1110Baltimore Orioles1101.000--5321-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1619962.615
357Milwaukee Brewers1101.000--9540-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1618576.528
269Detroit Tigers1101.000--5141-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1618378.516
41114Boston Red Sox101.0001.059-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1598376.522
61219Toronto Blue Jays101.0001.068-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1616794.416
5816New York Yankees101.0001.001-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I16110358.640
71325Cleveland Indians000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1607981.494
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
231Seattle Mariners1101.000--8620-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome16158103.360
325Texas Rangers1101.000--1010-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1607585.469
146Minnesota Twins1101.000--9721-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1607684.475
41018Chicago White Sox101.0001.035-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1597089.440
6915Oakland Athletics101.0001.079-20-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1618378.516
5721Kansas City Royals101.0001.015-40-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1619764.602
71426California Angels000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1606595.406
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
213St. Louis Cardinals1101.000--1010-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1617388.453
134New York Mets1101.000--5230-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1616695.410
3817Chicago Cubs101.0001.025-30-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1616497.398
4713Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.001-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1618378.516
61223Philadelphia Phillies000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1629171.562
51124Montreal Expos000--0.50000-00-0--T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1629072.556
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
322San Diego Padres1101.000--6420-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium1617289.447
248Houston Astros1101.000--3210-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1629270.568
1511Cincinnati Reds1101.000--9090-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1618873.547
6912San Francisco Giants101.0001.046-20-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1607585.469
5620Los Angeles Dodgers101.0001.023-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1629270.568
41022Atlanta Braves101.0001.009-90-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1608179.506


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Butch EdgeP23.266Signed as Free Agent by Braves. 
Mickey MahlerP27.254Signed as Free Agent by Pirates.