April 20, 1980 - Montreal 7, Phillies 6

Another back-and-forth game, this time with the Expos coming on top. The Phillies had leads of 1-0, 5-3, and 6-5, but Tug McGraw gave up the tying run in the 8th inning and the winning run in the 9th, a sacrifice fly to Gary Carter. Greg Luzinski hit a home run in a losing cause for the Phillies.

 

Phils' Record: 4-4

 

Place: Tied for 3rd with the Expos, 1½ games behind the Pirates.

NL East Standings after games of April 20, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

6

3

.667

-

Cubs

5

3

.625

½

Expos

4

4

.500

Phillies

4

4

.500

Cardinals

4

6

.400

Mets

3

6

.333

3

 

Boxscore: Expos 7, Phillies 6

 

Phillies

1

0

0

0

2

1

1

1

0

-

6

Montreal

3

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

1

-

7

 

 

 

Phillies

AB

R

H

RBI

Rose, 1B

5

1

1

0

McBride, RF

5

1

2

2

Maddox, CF

5

0

1

2

Schmidt, 3B

4

0

0

0

Luzinski, LF

4

2

1

1

Boone, C

4

0

1

0

Bowa, SS

3

0

2

0

Aguayo, 2B

3

1

1

1

Lerch, P

3

1

1

0

LaGrow, P

0

0

0

0

Gross, PH

1

0

0

0

McGraw, P

0

0

0

0

TOTALS

37

6

10

6

 

 

 

Phillies

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

Lerch

6.1

9

5

5

1

1

LaGrow

0.2

2

0

0

0

0

McGraw (L, 0-1)

1.2

3

2

2

1

3

 

 

 

Montreal

AB

R

H

RBI

LeFlore, LF

5

1

2

1

Scott, 2B

3

0

0

0

Palmer, P

0

0

0

0

Fryman, P

0

0

0

0

White, PH

1

0

0

0

Sosa, P

0

0

0

0

Dawson, CF

4

2

2

2

Valentine, RF

5

1

2

2

Carter, C

4

0

1

2

Cromartie, 1B

4

1

3

0

Speier, SS

2

0

0

0

Lee, P

2

0

0

0

Bahnsen, P

0

0

0

0

Bernazard, PH-2B

2

1

1

0

TOTALS

37

7

14

7

 

 

 

Montreal

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

Lee

6.2

9

5

3

0

1

Bahnsen

0.1

0

0

0

0

1

Palmer

0.2

1

1

0

0

0

Fryman

0.1

0

0

0

0

0

Sosa (W, 2-0)

1

0

0

0

0

0

 

 

Game-winning RBI- Carter..

E- Schmidt (1), Speier (2). 2B- Rose (3), Bowa (1), Maddox (3), Parrish (4). 3B- McBride (2). HR- Luzinski (3), Dawson (2), Valentine (2). SB- LeFlore (4). SH- Bowa (1), Scott (3), Speier (1). SF- Aguayo (1), Carter (1). IBB- Lerch (1, Speier). WP- Lerch (1). T- 2:34. A- 25,722.

Starting Lineups

 

 

Philadelphia Phillies

Montreal Expos

1

Rose 1B

LeFlore LF

2

McBride RF

Scott 2B

3

Maddox CF

Dawson CF

4

Schmidt 3B

Valentine RF

5

Luzinski LF

Parrish 3B

6

Boone C

Carter C

7

Bowa SS

Cromartie 1B

8

Aguayo 2B

Speier SS

9

Lerch P

Lee P

 

 

Game Summary

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PHILLIES 1ST: Rose doubled to left; McBride made an out to center [Rose to third]; Maddox grounded out (second to first) [Rose scored]; Schmidt lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 0.

 

EXPOS 1ST: LeFlore struck out; Scott lined to shortstop; Dawson homered; Valentine homered; Parrish doubled to center; Carter singled to center [Parrish scored]; Cromartie singled to first[Carter to second]; Lerch threw a wild pitch [Carter to third, Cromartie to second]; Speier was walked intentionally; Lee grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 2ND: Luzinski struck out; Boone grounded out (third to first); Bowa doubled to left; Aguayo popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

EXPOS 2ND: LeFlore popped to second; Scott grounded out (first unassisted); Dawson singled to third [Dawson to second (error by Schmidt)]; Valentine grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 3RD: Lerch singled to right; Rose forced Lerch (pitcher to shortstop); McBride made an out to center; Maddox lined to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

EXPOS 3RD: Parrish popped to second; Carter grounded out (shortstop to first); Cromartie singled to right; Speier forced Cromartie (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 4TH: Schmidt lined to left; Luzinski grounded out (first to pitcher); Boone grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

 

EXPOS 4TH: Lee popped to shortstop; LeFlore grounded out (third to first); Scott grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 1, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 5TH: Bowa reached on an error by Speier; Aguayo singled to center [Bowa to second]; Lerch forced Bowa (pitcher to shortstop) [Aguayo to second]; Rose grounded out (third to first) [Aguayo to third, Lerch to second]; McBride tripled to center [Aguayo scored (unearned), Lerch scored (unearned)]; Maddox made an out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 3, Expos 3.

 

EXPOS 5TH: Dawson made an out to right; Valentine lined to pitcher; Parrish popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 3, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 6TH: Schmidt grounded out (third to first); Luzinski homered; Boone made an out to center; Bowa singled to left; Aguayo made an out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 4, Expos 3.

 

EXPOS 6TH: Carter grounded out (third to first); Cromartie grounded out (pitcher to first); Speier popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 4, Expos 3.

 

PHILLIES 7TH: Lerch grounded out (second to first); Rose grounded out (third to first); McBride singled to right; Maddox doubled to left [McBride scored]; BAHNSEN REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); Schmidt struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 5, Expos 3.

 

EXPOS 7TH: BERNAZARD BATTED FOR BAHNSEN; Bernazard singled to center; LeFlore singled to left [Bernazard to second]; Scott out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Bernazard to third, LeFlore to second]; LAGROW REPLACED LERCH (PITCHING); Dawson grounded out (third to first) [Bernazard scored]; Valentine singled to left [LeFlore scored]; Parrish singled to left [Valentine to third]; Carter made an out to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Phillies 5, Expos 5.

 

PHILLIES 8TH: PALMER REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); BERNAZARD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Luzinski reached on an error by Speier; Boone singled to left [Luzinski to second]; Bowa out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Luzinski to third, Boone to second]; Aguayo lined out on a sacrifice fly to left [Luzinski scored (unearned)]; GROSS BATTED FOR LAGROW; FRYMAN REPLACED PALMER (PITCHING); Gross grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 6, Expos 5.

 

EXPOS 8TH: MCGRAW REPLACED GROSS (PITCHING); Cromartie singled to left; Speier out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Cromartie to second]; Bernazard struck out; LeFlore singled to center [Cromartie scored]; WHITE BATTED FOR FRYMAN; LeFlore stole second; White struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 6, Expos 6.

 

PHILLIES 9TH: SOSA REPLACED WHITE (PITCHING); Rose grounded out (second to first); McBride grounded

out (second to first); Maddox grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Phillies 6, Expos 6.

 

EXPOS 9TH: Dawson walked; Valentine struck out; Parrish singled to center [Dawson to third]; Carter hit a sacrifice fly to left [Dawson scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Phillies 6, Expos 7.