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Baseball on Tuesday, May 20, 1980

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Minnesota Twins2Chicago White Sox4BoxRichard Dotson (5-1)Darrell Jackson (1-2)CHA  C Lemon (4)Chet Lemon (24.5)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians4Box G1John Denny (3-4)Sammy Stewart (1-4)NoneJoe Charboneau (23.4)
Baltimore Orioles8Cleveland Indians0Box G2Jim Palmer (3-2)Bob Owchinko (0-4)BAL  D DeCinces (5)Doug DeCinces (27.4)
New York Yankees8Detroit Tigers12BoxJohn Hiller (1-0)Tommy John (7-1)DET  R Hebner 2 (2), J Wockenfuss (4)  NYA  G Nettles (4), W Randolph (3)Richie Hebner (59.4)
Oakland Athletics0Kansas City Royals1BoxRich Gale (1-5)Mike Norris (5-2)NoneDwayne Murphy (6.9)
Milwaukee Brewers14Seattle Mariners5BoxLary Sorensen (3-3)Floyd Bannister (2-4)MIL  B Oglivie 2 (8), R Yount (6)  SEA  B Bochte (4)Ben Oglivie (20.0)
California Angels5Texas Rangers4BoxAlfredo Martinez (1-0)Doc Medich (3-2)CAL  B Grich (5)  TEX  R Zisk (7)Bobby Grich (23.4)
Boston Red Sox4Toronto Blue Jays3BoxChuck Rainey (4-0)Dave Lemanczyk (2-5)BOS  J Dwyer (2)Jim Dwyer (19.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJerry Reuss (5-0)Pete Vuckovich (5-4)LAN  S Garvey (9), R Smith (7)Steve Garvey (27.1)
Atlanta Braves1Montreal Expos0BoxPhil Niekro (3-5)Scott Sanderson (3-3)NoneChico Ruiz (30.6)
Houston Astros3New York Mets2BoxKen Forsch (5-2)Craig Swan (2-3)HOU  A Ashby (2), T Puhl (5)Terry Puhl (29.1)
Cincinnati Reds7Philadelphia Phillies6BoxPaul Moskau (2-0)Dick Ruthven (4-3)PHI  G Luzinski 2 (10), B McBride (2), M Schmidt (10)Dave Collins (37.7)
Chicago Cubs0San Francisco Giants2BoxEd Whitson (2-5)Mike Krukow (3-4)NoneTerry Whitfield (18.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2014.588--16913510-610-8L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1914.5760.51451229-810-6L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1818.5003.017020010-118-7W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1617.4853.51891508-78-10W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1618.4714.01681608-128-6W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1620.4445.01511498-148-6W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1420.4126.01251758-126-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox2215.595--1611619-613-9W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals2015.5711.01531638-912-6W4Game Log
Oakland Athletics1917.5282.51541385-1114-6L3Game Log
Texas Rangers1817.5143.01651527-711-10L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1820.4744.51501706-912-11L1Game Log
California Angels1519.4415.51281377-88-11W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1522.4057.01691858-157-7L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1912.613--13511110-89-4L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1615.5163.01631317-89-7L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1616.5003.51281395-811-8L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1517.4694.51461438-117-6L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1421.4007.01681586-118-10L6Game Log
New York Mets1220.3757.51121436-106-10L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2313.639--1601417-1016-3W5Game Log
Houston Astros2014.5882.013611310-710-7W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2115.5832.01611499-812-7W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1817.5144.51161216-1112-6W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1522.4058.51311605-1610-6W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves1320.3948.51081553-1210-8W1Game Log

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