April 18, 1980

The Phils couldn't get out of their own way in losing to the Montreal Expos.  Multiple Gold Golve-winning catcher Bob Boone committed three errors, Dick Ruthven was knocked out of the box early, and the Phils would once again drop to even.

NL East Standings after games of April 18, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

5

2

.714

-

Cubs

3

3

.500

Expos

3

3

.500

Phillies

3

3

.500

Mets

3

4

.428

2

Cardinals

3

5

.375

 

Scoreboard

National League

 

Phillies 5

Montreal 7

 

Cincinnati 0

Atlanta 3

 

Houston 7

Los Angeles 4

 

St. Louis 10

Pittsburgh 12

 

San Diego 2

San Francisco 5

American League

 

Chicago 2

Baltimore 5

 

Texas 6

Boston 5

 

Kansas City 9

Detroit 6

 

Milwaukee 3

New York 2

 

California 3

Oakland 6

 

Minnesota 1 (G1)

Seattle 3

 

Minnesota 2 (G2)

Seattle 3

Transactions

Phillies

None

 

National League

None

 

American League

None