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MLB Games on Sunday August 31, 1980

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL0Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP923,746Memorial StadiumDay2:22Scott McGregorChris Knapp---Singleton
Oakland AthleticsAL1Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP932,022Fenway ParkDay2:56John TudorMike NorrisBob StanleyHoffman
Chicago White SoxAL10Cleveland IndiansAL8Box | PBP90Cleveland StadiumDay3:05LaMarr HoytVictor CruzEd FarmerLemon, Manning
Chicago White SoxAL8Cleveland IndiansAL7Box | PBP919,131Cleveland StadiumDay2:50Steve TroutRoss GrimsleyEd FarmerCharboneau, Harrah
Milwaukee BrewersAL11Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP921,684Tiger StadiumDay2:52Reggie ClevelandDan Schatzeder---Cooper, Davis, Money, Papi, Thomas
Texas RangersAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP937,390Royals StadiumDay2:41Dan QuisenberrySparky Lyle---Sample, Zisk
Seattle MarinersAL1New York YankeesAL0Box | PBP943,024Yankee Stadium IDay2:49Shane RawleyRon Guidry------
Minnesota TwinsAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL7Box | PBP918,029Exhibition StadiumDay2:27Jim ClancyJerry Koosman---Bailor
Houston AstrosNL7Chicago CubsNL8Box | PBP914,823Wrigley FieldDay3:00Dick TidrowFrank LaCorte---Cabell, Cruz
Montreal ExposNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP90Dodger StadiumDay1:59Jerry ReussSteve Rogers------
Montreal ExposNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP948,542Dodger StadiumDay2:47Don SuttonDavid Palmer---Cey, Cromartie, Ferguson (2), LeFlore, Monday
Cincinnati RedsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP921,774Three Rivers StadiumDay2:49Mike LaCossBert BlylevenMario SotoFoster
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3San Diego PadresNL10Box | PBP97,815Jack Murphy StadiumDay2:30Gary LucasBob WalkRollie Fingers---
New York MetsNL4San Francisco GiantsNL11Box | PBP90Candlestick ParkDay2:58Gary LavellePete FalconeAl Holland---
New York MetsNL4San Francisco GiantsNL9Box | PBP918,640Candlestick ParkDay3:05John MontefuscoDyar MillerGreg Minton---
Atlanta BravesNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP927,821Busch Stadium IIDay2:16Phil NiekroJim Otten---Hendrick, Murphy
16 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 Sunday, August 31, 1980

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122New York Yankees1297851.605-64853611242-2736-2433258.758
AL East233Baltimore Orioles1287652.5941.560749711039-2737-25342410.706
AL East346Boston Red Sox1267056.5566.5601599240-2730-29341321.382
AL East4511Detroit Tigers1296861.52710.06576005734-3333-29331617.485
AL East5612Cleveland Indians1296762.51911.0603630-2730-3537-27311219.387
AL East6713Milwaukee Brewers1336964.51911.067656411236-3033-34291712.586
AL East71222Toronto Blue Jays1295475.41924.0494597-10325-4029-35331320.394
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Kansas City Royals1318546.649-67354512844-2141-25311219.387
AL West2816Oakland Athletics1316566.49620.05325102227-3538-31311813.581
AL West3917Texas Rangers1326468.48521.56356072832-3532-33291217.414
AL West41020Chicago White Sox1295772.44227.0462574-11225-3530-39311318.419
AL West51121Minnesota Twins1325775.43228.5540617-7724-4233-3329209.690
AL West61325California Angels1285177.39832.5563656-9328-3223-45321418.438
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1304783.36237.5481640-15918-4529-38321220.375
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East148Pittsburgh Pirates1317061.534-5465093732-3338-28311318.419
NL East259Philadelphia Phillies1286860.5310.55905306030-3238-28342311.676
NL East3610Montreal Expos1306961.5310.55505361427-3542-26322111.656
NL East4918New York Mets1305971.45410.5502559-5727-3532-3632824.250
NL East51019St. Louis Cardinals1285771.44511.55915603124-3833-33341717.500
NL East61224Chicago Cubs1285177.39817.5484557-7324-4327-34341321.382
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West114Houston Astros1307456.569-4954643131-3543-21331914.576
NL West225Los Angeles Dodgers1307357.5621.05414677431-3742-20331914.576
NL West337Cincinnati Reds1317259.5502.55765591732-2939-31311714.548
NL West4714San Francisco Giants1306664.5088.0486493-728-4138-2331922.290
NL West5815Atlanta Braves1306565.5009.0524561-3725-4040-25311615.516
NL West61123San Diego Padres1325577.41720.0453543-9023-4732-30301812.600
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