Toronto Blue Jays vs California Angels
July 20, 1980 Box Score

The box score below is an accurate record of events for the baseball contest played on July 20, 1980 at Anaheim Stadium. The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the California Angels and the box score is "ready to surrender its truth to the knowing eye."

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Toronto Blue Jays 6, California Angels 3

Toronto Blue Jays ab r h rbi
Griffin ss 5 0 2 0
Woods lf 5 3 4 1
Mayberry 1b 4 0 1 0
Cannon pr 0 1 0 0
Ault 1b 0 0 0 0
Velez dh 4 1 1 1
Bonnell cf 5 0 2 2
Howell 3b 4 1 1 0
Garcia 2b 5 0 1 1
Bailor rf 5 0 1 0
Davis c 4 0 1 0
Moore p 0 0 0 0
McLaughlin p 0 0 0 0
Totals 41 6 14 5
California Angels ab r h rbi
Thon dh 5 0 1 1
Carew 1b 5 1 1 0
Lansford 3b 4 0 0 0
Baylor rf 3 0 1 1
Harlow ph,rf 1 0 0 0
Rudi lf 2 1 1 1
Grich 2b 3 0 1 0
Clark cf 2 0 0 0
Miller ph,cf 1 0 0 0
Campaneris ss 4 1 2 0
Whitmer c 2 0 1 0
Thompson ph 0 0 0 0
Tanana p 0 0 0 0
Clear p 0 0 0 0
Hassler p 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 3 8 3
Toronto 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 6 14 0
California 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 1
Toronto Blue Jays IP H R ER BB SO
Moore 6.0 6 3 3 1 3
McLaughlin W (4-6) 4.0 2 0 0 3 4
Totals 10.0 8 3 3 4 7
California Angels IP H R ER BB SO
Tanana 8.0 11 3 2 0 7
Clear L (6-6) 1.1 3 3 2 1 2
Hassler 0.2 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 10.0 14 6 4 1 10

E –Miller (5). DP –Toronto 2, California 1. PB –Whitmer (1). 2B –Toronto Woods (14,off Tanana), California Baylor (9,off Moore); Campaneris (2,off Moore). HR –Toronto Woods (8,5th inning off Tanana 0 on, 1 out), California Rudi (14,4th inning off Moore 0 on, 2 out). SH –Mayberry (3,off Tanana); Whitmer (1,off Moore); Grich (5,off McLaughlin). HBP –Howell (2,by Tanana). IBB –Miller (2,by McLaughlin). SB –Bailor (6,2nd base off Tanana/Whitmer); Garcia (7,2nd base off Clear/Whitmer). CS –Garcia (8,3rd base by Clear/Whitmer). HBP –Tanana (5,Howell). IBB –McLaughlin (9,Miller). U-HP –Greg Kosc, 1B –Don Denkinger, 2B –Rich Garcia, 3B –Dallas Parks. T –2:53. A –23,903.

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