April 19, 1980

The Phils roared back with a vengeance against the Expos, pounding the Expos for 13 runs while crusing to victory behind Larry Christenson.  Of note was Bake McBride's day, rapping out three hits and knocking in four Phils on the day.

NL East Standings after games of April 19, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

5

3

.625

-

Cubs

4

3

.571

½

Phillies

4

3

.571

½

Cardinals

4

5

.444

Expos

3

4

.428

Mets

3

5

.375

2

 

Scoreboard

National League

 

Phillies 13

Montreal 4

 

Cincinnati 6

Atlanta 1

 

New York 9

Chicago 12

 

Houston 2

Los Angeles 0

 

St. Louis 2

Pittsburgh 1

 

San Diego 3

San Francisco 0

American League

 

Chicago 5

Baltimore 4

 

Texas 8

Boston 0

 

Toronto 1

Cleveland 8

 

Kansas City 6

Detroit 8

 

Milwaukee 5

New York 1

 

California 1

Oakland 3

 

Minnesota 8

Seattle 3

Transactions

Phillies

None

 

National League

None

 

American League

None

Major League Debuts

Phillies

Luis Aguayo, PR-2B