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MLB Games on Thursday May 8, 1980

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL9California AngelsAL2Box | PBP923,006Anaheim StadiumNight2:50Paul MirabellaDave Frost---Mayberry
Kansas City RoyalsAL2Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP97,410Comiskey ParkNight3:01Britt BurnsPaul Splittorff---White
Baltimore OriolesAL1Milwaukee BrewersAL9Box | PBP910,455County StadiumNight2:25Moose HaasDennis Martinez---Lezcano, May, Money, Thomas
Detroit TigersAL3Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP96,950The KingdomeNight2:22Rick HoneycuttJack Morris---Wockenfuss
San Diego PadresNL9Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP96,692Wrigley FieldDay2:57Bob ShirleyBruce SutterRollie Fingers---
5 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 08, 1980

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East114Toronto Blue Jays24159.625-11588279-66-31385286.377
AL East225New York Yankees23149.6090.511794239-55-41398950.640
AL East3917Boston Red Sox241212.5003.0114144-307-85-41367165.522
AL East4714Milwaukee Brewers221111.5003.012591346-45-71407565.536
AL East51018Baltimore Orioles251114.4404.511311214-107-41378948.650
AL East61322Cleveland Indians23914.3915.590125-356-113-31377067.511
AL East71423Detroit Tigers25916.3606.5123131-85-124-41377562.547
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Oakland Athletics271611.593-120102184-512-61356768.496
AL West247Chicago White Sox261511.5770.5119123-46-39-81345579.410
AL West3510Texas Rangers241311.5421.5126111154-49-71376374.460
AL West4816Kansas City Royals241212.5002.598105-74-78-51388553.616
AL West5612Seattle Mariners281414.5002.5112127-154-610-81344589.336
AL West61119California Angels251114.4404.086100-143-68-81355481.400
AL West71220Minnesota Twins261115.4234.5124129-56-95-61356669.489
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Pittsburgh Pirates22157.682-10976336-39-41406872.486
NL East259Chicago Cubs221210.5453.011510786-66-41405288.371
NL East3611Philadelphia Phillies211110.5243.512094263-48-61418061.567
NL East4713St. Louis Cardinals241212.5004.0129113165-47-81386276.449
NL East5921Montreal Expos241014.4176.096116-203-87-61388058.580
NL East61125New York Mets24816.3338.086107-212-76-91385979.428
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Houston Astros25178.680-11586298-59-31387662.551
NL West233Cincinnati Reds271710.6301.010910368-59-51357263.533
NL West348Los Angeles Dodgers251411.5603.0114102125-99-21387860.565
NL West4815San Diego Padres261313.5004.58998-96-117-21366076.441
NL West51024Atlanta Braves23815.3488.071113-422-116-41387365.529
NL West61226San Francisco Giants27819.29610.088126-383-155-41346767.500
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season