April 27, 1980

Ah, the difference a day makes!  The Phils struggled in this game, scoring just one run off Cardinal pitcher Bob Forsch, while the Cardinals took Dick Ruthven and a host of Phils relievers to the woodshed, scoring 10 runs on 19 hits.

NL East Standings after games of April 27, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

9

5

.642

-

Cubs

7

5

.583

1

Cardinals

7

8

.466

Expos

6

8

.428

3

Phillies

6

8

.428

3

Mets

5

10

.333

 

Scoreboard

National League

 

St. Louis 10

Phillies 1

 

Montreal 3

Atlanta 6

 

New York 3

Houston 4

 

San Diego 1

Los Angeles 3

 

Cincinnati 3

San Francisco 1

American League

 

Texas 4

Cleveland 7

 

Boston 5

Detroit 8

 

Baltimore 2

Kansas City 3

 

Toronto 8

Milwaukee 2

 

Oakland 11

Minnesota 20

 

Chicago 0

New York 1

 

California 3

Seattle 7

Transactions

Phillies

None

 

National League

None

 

American League

None