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1980 Boston Red Sox (MLB)

+ Starting Pitcher Log
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W-L Record: 83-77 .519
Rank: 4th in American League East
Run Differential: 757-767 -10
Roster Continuity 84.11% 9/26
Manager(s): Don Zimmer, Johnny Pesky
General Manager: Haywood Sullivan
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Attendance: 1,956,092 9/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Mike Brown (#48) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

First Base Coach: Tommy Harper
First Base Coach: Johnny Pesky
Hitting Coach: Walt Hriniak
Pitching Coach: Johnny Podres
Third Base Coach: Eddie Yost

#1 Draft Picks

Jim Rice (#15), Dave Rader (#18), Bruce Hurst (#22)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10359.636--
10062.6173.0
8676.53117.0
8377.51919.0
8478.51919.0
7981.49423.0
6795.41436.0
  • A complete listing of starting pitchers and boxscore results for the selected team and season.
  • A Quality start (QS) is defined as pitching 6 or more innings with 3 or least earned runs.
  • Game Score (Gsc) was derived by Bill James was created to provide a more precise measure of a pitcher's start. See calculation
  • #AprilGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    11980-04-10L 5-9 @MILDennis Eckersley-0-0-111721564.15443230002037 9.001.75-------370.4
    21980-04-12L 1-18 @MILMike TorrezL0-1-1135533114651200001115 45.006.00-------422.0
    31980-04-13W 3-1 @MILBob StanleyW1-0Q111344794110430013674 1.000.89-------1953.8
    41980-04-14W 3-1 vs DETDennis EckersleyW1-0Q2217315773110310002765 4.091.18-------8130.6
    51980-04-16W 10-9 vs DETBruce Hurst-0-0-21212.24551311001522 22.503.00-------541.3
    61980-04-17W 5-4 vs DETMike Torrez-0-1-223563325.27320520002840 9.002.57-------8100.8
    71980-04-18L 5-6 vs TEXBob Stanley-1-0-221354877553340003044 3.381.13-------1281.5
    81980-04-19L 0-8 vs TEXDennis EckersleyL1-1-331741586.210871130003224 6.001.33-------12130.9
    91980-04-20W 6-5 vs TEXChuck Rainey-0-0-2122175.15551230002238 12.001.67-------881.0
    101980-04-21W 9-8 vs CHABruce Hurst-0-0-32321444101001824 25.203.20-------240.5
    111980-04-22L 0-2 vs CHAMike TorrezL0-2Q3335733397220421013563 5.061.81-------15121.3
    121980-04-24L 3-9 vs CHABob StanleyL1-1-33136496.113541130003030 4.091.45-------13111.2
    131980-04-25L 3-11 @DETDennis EckersleyL1-2-4417515944441210001837 6.551.36-------470.6
    141980-04-26W 12-7 @DETBruce HurstW1-0Q434362331230102257 13.911.82-------780.9
    151980-04-27L 5-8 @DETMike TorrezL0-3-4435833448551210002125 6.301.95-------670.9
    161980-04-29W 11-1 @CHABob StanleyW2-1Q441375084111470013273 3.301.33-------1334.3
    171980-04-30L 1-2 @CHADennis EckersleyL1-3Q5517616084221330003166 5.401.23-------9120.8
    #MayGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    181980-05-01W 4-3 @CHABruce HurstW2-0-54545.15220320002448 10.691.75-------590.6
    191980-05-02W 6-5 @KCAMike Torrez-0-3-553593356.211551220103330 6.582.00-------8100.8
    201980-05-03W 7-0 @KCAChuck RaineyW1-0Q52251895000440003377 7.041.57-------1191.2
    211980-05-04L 3-5 @KCABob StanleyL2-2-55138516.28550030033039 3.891.30-------1152.2
    221980-05-05L 3-11 @TEXDennis EckersleyL1-4-6617716125531020001228 5.911.31-------230.7
    231980-05-06L 2-7 @TEXBruce HurstL2-1-65655.28540020002535 9.411.64-------780.9
    241980-05-07W 7-4 @TEXMike Torrez-0-3Q663603367.25410240002959 5.291.74-------1181.4
    251980-05-09L 5-6 vs KCABob StanleyL2-3-66139525.210660420002921 4.601.44-------1271.7
    261980-05-10L 8-13 vs KCADennis EckersleyL1-5-771781620.2455121000813 7.091.45-------120.5
    271980-05-11W 5-2 vs KCAChuck RaineyW2-0Q63261998220380003568 5.631.47-------1252.4
    281980-05-12L 3-4 vs MINMike TorrezL0-4-773613378.112441030003745 5.141.69-------10120.8
    291980-05-13W 10-5 vs MINBruce Hurst-2-1-76761.1544010000920 10.571.83-------120.5
    301980-05-14W 7-6 vs MINBob Stanley-2-3-77140534.110651110002320 5.171.55-------560.8
    311980-05-15W 6-2 @CLEJack BillinghamW1-0-9146730055220420012447 5.252.08-------661.0
    321980-05-16W 2-1 @CLEChuck RaineyW3-0Q7427206.24110431002859 4.971.45-------1161.8
    331980-05-17L 3-4 @CLEMike Torrez-0-4Q8836233899330730004153 4.761.71-------1391.4
    341980-05-18L 1-3 @CLEBob StanleyL2-4Q8814154811330220003648 4.911.56-------1481.8
    351980-05-19L 2-7 @TORJack BillinghamL1-1-10246830147661210022223 7.312.13-------370.4
    361980-05-20W 4-3 @TORChuck RaineyW4-0-85282154210200002051 4.601.42-------1042.5
    371980-05-21W 11-2 @TORMike TorrezW1-4Q9936333976220341003058 4.501.66-------1252.4
    381980-05-23W 4-1 vs CLEBob StanleyW3-4Q991425573110430002866 4.501.50-------1443.5
    391980-05-24L 2-7 vs CLEJack BillinghamL1-2-113469302410551100002321 8.102.25-------570.7
    401980-05-25L 2-3 vs CLEChuck RaineyL4-1Q9629227.15331120002756 4.411.31-------1362.2
    411980-05-26L 1-3 vs TORMike Torrez-1-4Q10103643407.17000240002965 3.951.59-------6100.6
    421980-05-27W 5-4 vs TORSteve RenkoW3-0-101350287911441081003857 3.351.42-------1281.5
    431980-05-28L 1-4 vs TORBob StanleyL3-5-10101435699440370003757 4.441.48-------1352.6
    441980-05-30W 5-3 vs MILChuck RaineyW5-1Q10730237.17111250012962 4.031.31-------680.8
    451980-05-31L 8-19 vs MILMike TorrezL1-5-11113653412.15550110001322 4.501.63-------422.0
    #JuneGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    461980-06-01L 5-8 vs MILSteve Renko-3-0-11235128852000030001766 3.001.31-------933.0
    471980-06-02W 6-2 @MINBob StanleyW4-5Q11111445796220210003466 4.161.41-------13121.1
    481980-06-03L 4-9 @MINJack BillinghamL1-3-1244703034.26441300002131 7.922.16-------12112.0
    491980-06-06W 14-8 @OAKChuck RaineyW6-1-118312478551300003338 4.291.34-------1682.0
    501980-06-07L 1-4 @OAKMike TorrezL1-6-121236634288441561103451 4.501.63-------1052.0
    511980-06-08W 6-1 @OAKDennis Eckersley-1-5-8817916352100060001867 6.161.32-------551.0
    521980-06-09L 7-8 @SEABob Stanley-4-5-1212145585.19430000002535 4.241.44-------971.3
    531980-06-10W 5-4 @SEASteve Renko-3-0Q1233522896.17331150002750 3.171.31-------771.0
    541980-06-11W 7-5 @SEAChuck RaineyW7-1-1293225712551110003533 4.501.39-------1562.5
    551980-06-12W 13-2 @CALMike TorrezW2-6Q13133673436.25220120002655 4.341.57-------1171.6
    561980-06-13W 3-0 @CALDennis EckersleyW2-5Q9918016476000050012770 5.201.24-------5100.5
    571980-06-14W 7-3 @CALBob StanleyW5-5Q13131465969331040002646 4.251.44-------851.6
    581980-06-15W 6-5 @CALSteve RenkoW4-0Q13435329076221280002863 3.101.30-------661.0
    591980-06-16L 8-11 vs OAKChuck RaineyL7-2-131033263.29550431002318 4.861.49-------431.3
    601980-06-17W 6-2 vs OAKMike TorrezW3-6Q141436834497221170103571 4.111.50-------1553.0
    611980-06-18W 6-2 vs SEADennis EckersleyW3-5Q101018116597220280003771 4.671.20-------6140.4
    621980-06-19W 2-0 vs SEABob StanleyW6-5Q14141476098000130003473 3.871.40-------13101.3
    631980-06-20L 2-20 vs CALSteve RenkoL4-1-1453542911.26660100001110 3.861.37-------130.3
    641980-06-21L 2-4 vs CALChuck RaineyL7-3-1411342746330251002041 4.951.51-------431.3
    651980-06-22W 6-3 vs CALMike TorrezW4-6Q15153693456.113330560003635 4.131.59-------751.4
    661980-06-23W 7-2 @NYADennis EckersleyW4-5Q111118216697222130003467 4.291.16-------6170.4
    671980-06-24L 5-10 @NYABob Stanley-6-5-1515148611.15331220001125 4.061.44-------20-
    681980-06-25W 4-3 @NYASteve Renko-4-1-1563552925.15331230002146 3.971.37-------651.2
    691980-06-27W 3-2 vs BALChuck RaineyW8-3Q151235287.16220430002856 4.761.51-------1234.0
    701980-06-28L 4-8 vs BALMike TorrezL4-7-16163703466.29771231003027 4.461.59-------1061.7
    711980-06-30L 3-6 vs NYABob StanleyL6-6-16161496225550120001323 4.411.47-------321.5
    #JulyGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    721980-07-01L 2-3 vs NYADennis EckersleyL4-6Q121218316797331240003663 4.131.14-------7160.4
    731980-07-02L 0-6 vs NYASteve RenkoL4-2Q16735629366421310002546 3.891.38-------1052.0
    741980-07-03W 5-2 @BALChuck Rainey-8-3-161336290111000000136-----------00-
    751980-07-04L 3-10 @BALMike TorrezL4-8-17173713470.1333020000622 4.711.64-------10-
    761980-07-05W 1-0 @BALJohn TudorW1-1Q4110762000430002367 2.250.83-------771.0
    771980-07-06W 6-4 @BALDennis EckersleyW5-6-13131841686.28441140002943 4.271.17-------881.0
    781980-07-10L 1-2 @MILMike TorrezL4-9Q181837234887220520003257 4.541.63-------1081.3
    791980-07-10W 7-0 @MILSteve RenkoW5-2Q17835729484000150003078 3.511.30-------7130.5
    801980-07-11L 6-7 @MILDennis EckersleyL5-7-14141851694.18661050002127 4.661.19-------441.0
    811980-07-12W 9-3 vs DETJohn TudorW2-1Q52118963221101003674 2.140.81-------9100.9
    821980-07-13W 8-4 vs DETBob Ojeda-0-0-11115.28440450002836 6.002.00-------480.5
    831980-07-14L 4-12 vs DETMike TorrezL4-10-19193733493.17551120001824 4.811.66-------623.0
    841980-07-15L 4-8 vs KCASteve RenkoL5-3-1893582953.27442130001729 3.771.34-------240.5
    851980-07-16L 1-5 vs KCADennis EckersleyL5-8-15151861708.110551380003747 4.751.23-------5110.5
    861980-07-17W 12-4 vs KCAJohn TudorW3-1-6312995441420013659 2.700.87-------14101.4
    871980-07-18W 1-0 vs MINMike TorrezW5-10Q2020374350107000040003582 4.431.58-------9150.6
    881980-07-19L 0-4 vs MINBob OjedaL0-1-22225.27330311002539 5.732.00-------771.0
    891980-07-20L 4-5 vs MINSteve Renko-5-3-191035929656331000002043 3.861.33-------590.6
    901980-07-21L 3-5 vs TEXDennis EckersleyL5-9-161618717126330000001228 4.941.27-------422.0
    911980-07-22L 3-4 vs TEXMike TorrezL5-11-2121375351910441341003452 4.401.57-------1262.0
    921980-07-23W 12-5 vs TEXBob Stanley-6-6-25171586345441511001932 4.171.50-------623.0
    931980-07-25W 7-5 @MINBob Ojeda-0-1-33331.25220100001028 6.232.15-------221.0
    941980-07-25L 0-6 @MINSteve RenkoL5-4-201136029768440260002744 3.991.35-------560.8
    951980-07-26W 5-1 @MINDennis EckersleyW6-9Q171718817294110060003181 4.591.20-------9120.8
    961980-07-27L 4-5 @MINMike TorrezL5-12-22223763527.110550121003238 4.471.56-------1271.7
    971980-07-29L 8-9 @KCABob Ojeda-0-1-44443.27550110001723 7.412.12-------350.6
    981980-07-30W 7-1 @KCASteve Renko-5-4Q211236129865110530002456 3.841.37-------651.2
    991980-07-31L 3-13 @KCADennis EckersleyL6-10-18181891734.19540220002426 4.751.25-------751.4
    #AugustGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1001980-08-01L 5-7 @TEXMike Torrez-5-12-23233773532.15420211001529 4.531.59-------522.5
    1011980-08-02W 1-0 @TEXBob OjedaW1-1Q555565000140002265 5.481.83-------761.2
    1021980-08-03W 6-4 @TEXMike TorrezW6-12-242437835455220040001953 4.501.57-------551.0
    1031980-08-04W 7-2 vs MILSteve RenkoW6-4Q22133622996.14210310002656 3.721.36-------1081.3
    1041980-08-05W 3-1 vs MILDennis EckersleyW7-10Q19191901748.17111030003167 4.461.22-------7140.5
    1051980-08-06L 4-9 vs MILBob Ojeda-1-1-66663.15331310001733 5.881.92-------632.0
    1061980-08-07W 7-3 vs MILMike TorrezW7-12Q2525379355710330260003249 4.471.57-------861.3
    1071980-08-08W 4-1 vs CHASkip Lockwood-3-1-21141710635110000001343 5.681.68-------260.3
    1081980-08-09L 4-5 vs CHASteve RenkoL6-5Q23143633006.111530110003134 3.761.39-------7110.6
    1091980-08-10W 4-3 vs CHADennis EckersleyW8-10Q202019117589330040003056 4.391.21-------7100.7
    1101980-08-11L 7-8 @DETBob Ojeda-1-1-77770233110000325-----------00-
    1111980-08-12W 5-4 @DETMike Torrez-7-12-26263803566.15441401002842 4.531.57-------1181.4
    1121980-08-13L 1-2 @DETJohn TudorL3-2Q74131064200420002758 2.250.94-------1071.4
    1131980-08-14W 3-1 @DETSteve RenkoW7-5Q24153643016.25111110002658 3.611.36-------6130.5
    1141980-08-15W 8-5 @CHADennis EckersleyW9-10Q212119217686330180003165 4.331.19-------6110.5
    1151980-08-19W 7-5 @OAKMike Torrez-7-12-272738135757440350002439 4.611.58-------641.5
    1161980-08-20L 1-2 @OAKDennis EckersleyL9-11Q222219317782211290002979 4.141.15-------5110.5
    1171980-08-21W 5-1 @OAKJohn TudorW4-2Q85141196110450003672 2.000.98-------1381.6
    1181980-08-22W 1-0 @SEASteve RenkoW8-5Q251636530285000160003077 3.391.32-------6120.5
    1191980-08-23L 1-3 @SEABruce HurstL2-2-87874.25320231002243 9.321.75-------570.7
    1201980-08-24W 10-7 @SEAMike Torrez-7-12-28283823584.18662110002222 4.791.59-------842.0
    1211980-08-25W 4-2 @CALDennis Eckersley-9-11Q232319417894210120003374 3.951.11-------12150.8
    1221980-08-26W 5-1 @CALJohn TudorW5-2Q96151274110310012763 1.900.98-------991.0
    1231980-08-28W 3-2 vs OAKSteve Renko-8-5Q26173663037.25220241002861 3.331.30-------1171.6
    1241980-08-29W 6-3 vs OAKMike TorrezW8-12-292938335954221130002053 4.751.57-------570.7
    1251980-08-30W 7-6 vs OAKDennis Eckersley-9-11-24241951797.211662110003331 4.121.14-------8120.7
    1261980-08-31W 5-1 vs OAKJohn TudorW6-2Q10716137.17110240003061 1.831.02-------1161.8
    #SeptemberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1271980-09-01W 4-3 vs CALDick DragoW5-5Q3714741836.25110120002659 4.321.35-------1171.6
    1281980-09-02W 10-2 vs CALSteve RenkoW9-5Q271836730479221440003151 3.291.32-------680.8
    1291980-09-03L 2-7 vs CALMike TorrezL8-13-30303843604.28551040002030 4.901.58-------541.3
    1301980-09-04L 4-7 vs SEADennis EckersleyL9-12-25251961806.29771230002927 4.331.16-------690.7
    1311980-09-05L 2-4 vs SEAJohn TudorL6-3-118171499440110003653 2.121.03-------14111.3
    1321980-09-06W 5-1 vs SEADick DragoW6-5Q38247518475110160002868 4.111.31-------971.3
    1331980-09-07L 6-12 vs SEASteve RenkoL9-6-28193683051.14760320001112 3.641.36-------111.0
    1341980-09-08W 10-4 @CLEMike TorrezW9-13-31313853616.18440111002740 4.901.57-------1343.3
    1351980-09-09W 4-3 @CLEDennis EckersleyW10-12Q2626197181810330340003551 4.291.18-------4140.3
    1361980-09-10L 4-7 @CLEJohn TudorL6-4-129181558550130002233 2.591.08-------280.3
    1371980-09-11L 5-8 vs NYADick Drago-6-5-39347618553111020001859 4.011.28-------490.4
    1381980-09-12L 2-4 vs NYASteve RenkoL9-7-292036930676441040002853 3.711.34-------1171.6
    1391980-09-13L 3-4 vs NYAMike TorrezL9-14-32323863623.16440310001927 5.021.59-------632.0
    1401980-09-14L 3-5 vs NYADennis EckersleyL10-13-272719818265442540012845 4.351.20-------2110.2
    1411980-09-16W 9-5 vs CLEJohn TudorW7-4Q131019167.110430320003442 2.701.15-------1181.4
    1421980-09-17L 5-6 vs CLEDick Drago-6-5-4044771863.28550130001923 4.261.32-------340.8
    1431980-09-18W 8-3 vs CLESteve CrawfordW1-0Q3131912331240003953 1.691.38-------1744.3
    1441980-09-19L 1-2 @NYASteve RenkoL9-8Q30213703076.17221410002947 3.681.36-------890.9
    1451980-09-20W 4-1 @NYADennis EckersleyW11-13Q282819918397110280003575 4.181.19-------1352.6
    1461980-09-21L 0-3 @NYAJohn TudorL7-5-141120170.2233020000624 3.001.19-------111.0
    1471980-09-22W 5-3 @BALDick DragoW7-5Q41547818766320320002649 4.201.33-------961.5
    1481980-09-23L 6-8 @BALSteve Crawford-1-0-42420444010000517-----------00-
    1491980-09-24L 9-12 @BALSteve Renko-9-8-31223713082.17661120001515 3.941.38-------230.7
    1501980-09-26W 3-1 @TORDennis EckersleyW12-13Q292920018491111190002989 4.041.14-------7110.6
    1511980-09-27W 4-3 @TORJohn Tudor-7-5-151221182.17330110011626 3.251.25-------240.5
    1521980-09-28W 7-3 @TORSteve CrawfordW2-0Q5353911320120003956 3.241.56-------2054.0
    1531980-09-29L 2-5 vs BALDick DragoL7-6-42647918844322200001842 4.211.33-------842.0
    1541980-09-29L 3-4 vs BALKeith MacWhorterL0-2-1311316.27441130002844 5.821.53-------1061.7
    1551980-09-30L 6-11 vs BALSteve RenkoL9-9-32233723093.28761440002115 4.201.43-------230.7
    #OctoberGame ResultStarting PitcherDecW-LQSGGSC-GC-GSIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBBFGscERAWHIPPitStrBalStr%FoulswStrcaStrGBFB%
    1561980-10-01L 8-12 vs BALDennis EckersleyL12-14-30302011853.28773210002112 4.271.17-------551.0
    1571980-10-02W 4-1 vs TORJohn TudorW8-5Q1613221997110150003373 3.031.22-------1281.5
    1581980-10-04L 6-7 vs TORSteve Crawford-2-0-64647.29442130003345 3.661.53-------1191.2
    1591980-10-04L 1-3 vs TORDick DragoL7-7Q43748018996331150003367 4.131.29-------7140.5
    1601980-10-05L 1-4 vs TORKeith MacWhorterL0-3-1421428.111441230003645 5.571.55-------1929.5


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