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Thursday August 7,1980This 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 1980-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles2BoxScott McGregorSteve Trout(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3Boston Red Sox7BoxMike TorrezPaul MitchellBob Stanley
Minnesota Twins2California Angels4BoxAndy HasslerAlbert Williams(none)
Toronto Blue Jays6Cleveland Indians7BoxSid MongeJerry Garvin(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves4BoxDoyle AlexanderBob WelchRick Camp
Pittsburgh Pirates11Chicago Cubs3BoxEddie SolomonGuillermo Hernandez(none)
San Diego Padres5Houston Astros1BoxBob ShirleyJoe Niekro(none)
New York Mets7Montreal Expos1BoxRay BurrisFred Norman(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2Philadelphia Phillies3BoxSteve CarltonJohn FulghamTug McGraw

Standings as of 1980-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1066739.632--56545011536-2031-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gene MichaelYankee Stadium I563620.643
233Baltimore Orioles1056144.5815.55114149729-2332-21W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium573918.684
347Detroit Tigers1045747.5489.05394667327-2729-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium582731.466
4511Cleveland Indians1035449.52411.5492516-2424-2930-20W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium572532.439
5612Milwaukee Brewers1075651.52311.553543510029-2527-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium553025.545
6713Boston Red Sox1065551.51912.0510537-2731-2324-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park542826.519
71223Toronto Blue Jays1054560.42921.5407479-7220-3225-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium572235.386
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Kansas City Royals1076740.626--5404558535-2032-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium553025.545
2814Oakland Athletics1095653.51412.04544421223-2933-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum532726.509
3917Texas Rangers1085157.47216.55074891824-2927-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium532528.472
41020Chicago White Sox1084860.44419.5378480-10221-2925-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park522230.423
51122Minnesota Twins1084761.43520.5447515-6820-3627-25L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium533023.566
61325California Angels1064264.39624.5461543-8222-2720-37W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium542331.426
71426Seattle Mariners1083969.36128.5411536-12515-4024-29L12T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome542034.370
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Montreal Expos1076047.561--4774393822-2538-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium553025.545
235Pittsburgh Pirates1075948.5511.04554163929-3030-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium552431.436
3610Philadelphia Phillies1035548.5343.04704214921-2534-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium593623.610
4715New York Mets1075255.4868.0426446-2022-3030-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium551540.273
51019St. Louis Cardinals1054758.44812.04714541722-3425-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II572730.474
61224Chicago Cubs1054461.41915.0401457-5620-3524-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field572037.351
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1980 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Houston Astros1075948.551--396394223-2936-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome563422.607
248Los Angeles Dodgers1085949.5460.54463965022-3437-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium553322.600
359Cincinnati Reds1105951.5361.55054822323-2835-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium523022.577
4816San Francisco Giants1085256.4817.5406410-422-3630-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park532330.434
5918Atlanta Braves1074859.44911.0405473-6815-3633-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium543321.611
61121San Diego Padres1104862.43612.5371441-7018-4130-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium522527.481