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Thursday April 24,1980This 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 1980-04-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox9Boston Red Sox3BoxRichard DotsonBob StanleyEd Farmer
San Diego Padres7Atlanta Braves8BoxGene GarberRollie Fingers(none)
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxJerry ReussGary Lavelle(none)

Standings as of 1980-04-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Milwaukee Brewers1165.545--6149122-34-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1518071.530
259New York Yankees1376.538--6554113-44-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I1499653.644
3813Boston Red Sox1266.5000.55080-301-25-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1487771.520
4914Toronto Blue Jays1156.4551.05051-13-62-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1516289.411
51222Baltimore Orioles1358.3852.05859-11-64-2L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1499554.638
61323Detroit Tigers1349.3083.05665-93-71-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1498069.537
71425Cleveland Indians1138.2733.04561-162-71-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1497673.510
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Oakland Athletics14104.714--6743242-18-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1487375.493
223Chicago White Sox1394.6920.57155164-25-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1476186.415
335Texas Rangers1385.6151.5625572-16-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1486880.459
4610Kansas City Royals1376.5382.56065-52-45-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1499059.604
5712Seattle Mariners1587.5332.55969-101-27-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1475196.347
61017Minnesota Twins1468.4294.04954-55-71-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1477176.483
71121California Angels1257.4174.0524571-54-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1486088.405
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Pittsburgh Pirates1284.667--6144175-23-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1507575.500
247Chicago Cubs1064.6001.0585172-34-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1525894.382
4715Philadelphia Phillies1156.4552.56652142-33-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1518665.570
3616Montreal Expos1156.4552.54460-162-33-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1518566.563
51020New York Mets1257.4173.05162-112-43-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1506288.413
6919St. Louis Cardinals1257.4173.05869-113-32-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1506981.460
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds14122.857--6838305-27-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1487771.520
236Houston Astros1385.6153.56345182-26-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1508565.567
3511Los Angeles Dodgers1587.5334.5655782-56-2W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1488464.568
4818San Diego Padres1468.4296.05058-81-65-2L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium1486781.453
51124Atlanta Braves1349.3087.53161-300-64-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1487771.520
61226San Francisco Giants15411.2678.54563-181-103-1L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1467175.486


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dave RobertsP35.225Purchased by Mariners from Pirates.