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Games on 1980-04-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers7Cleveland Indians8BoxVictor CruzJim KernMike Stanton
Boston Red Sox12Detroit Tigers7BoxBruce HurstMilt WilcoxTom Burgmeier
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Royals0BoxMike FlanaganRich Gale(none)
Toronto Blue Jays4Milwaukee Brewers0BoxDave StiebMike Caldwell(none)
Oakland Athletics1Minnesota Twins5BoxPete RedfernSteve McCatty(none)
Chicago White Sox8New York Yankees7BoxEd FarmerTom UnderwoodRandy Scarbery
California Angels7Seattle Mariners6BoxDave LaRocheRob DresslerMark Clear
Montreal Expos4Atlanta Braves3BoxRoss GrimsleyPhil NiekroWoodie Fryman
Pittsburgh Pirates9Chicago Cubs2BoxJohn CandelariaDennis Lamp(none)
New York Mets0Houston Astros6BoxJoe NiekroEd GlynnFrank LaCorte
San Diego Padres3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJoe BeckwithRollie Fingers(none)
St. Louis Cardinals0Philadelphia Phillies7BoxSteve CarltonJohn Fulgham(none)
Cincinnati Reds1San Francisco Giants3BoxBob KnepperMike LaCoss(none)

Standings as of 1980-04-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Toronto Blue Jays1376.538--595455-62-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1496089.403
2813Boston Red Sox1477.5000.56598-332-35-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1467670.521
31015New York Yankees1578.4671.0726843-44-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I1479651.653
41118Milwaukee Brewers1367.4621.0645862-34-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1498069.537
51220Baltimore Orioles1569.4002.06266-42-74-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1479453.639
61324Detroit Tigers15510.3333.07480-63-72-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1477968.537
71426Cleveland Indians1349.3083.05472-182-72-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1477572.510
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox15114.733--8562236-25-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1455986.407
225Oakland Athletics16106.6251.57158132-38-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1467373.500
336Texas Rangers1596.6002.0736493-26-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1466779.459
4510Kansas City Royals1587.5333.06769-22-46-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1478958.605
5711Minnesota Twins1688.5003.5645865-73-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1456976.476
6612California Angels1477.5003.5635493-54-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1465888.397
7914Seattle Mariners1789.4714.06880-121-27-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1455194.352
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Pittsburgh Pirates1495.643--7351226-33-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1487474.500
258Chicago Cubs1275.5831.0656322-35-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1505793.380
4716Philadelphia Phillies1367.4622.57455192-34-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1498564.570
3617Montreal Expos1367.4622.55571-163-43-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1498465.564
5819St. Louis Cardinals1468.4293.06177-164-42-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1486880.459
61022New York Mets1459.3574.05575-202-63-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1486286.419
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds16124.750--7245275-47-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1467769.527
223Houston Astros15105.6671.57649272-28-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1488365.561
347Los Angeles Dodgers17107.5882.57563122-58-2W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1468264.562
4921San Diego Padres16610.3756.05668-121-85-2L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineJack Murphy Stadium1466779.459
51123San Francisco Giants17611.3536.55267-151-105-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1446975.479
61225Atlanta Braves15510.3336.54272-300-65-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1467670.521