May 22, 1980

A scheduled off day for the Phillies.  Pittsburgh lost to the Padres, edging the Phils to within three games of the division-leading Pirates.

NL East Standings after games of May 21, 1980

 

Team

Wins

Losses

Pct.

GB

Pirates

21

13

.618

-

Phillies

17

15

.531

3

Expos

17

16

.515

Cubs

15

18

.454

Cardinals

14

22

.388

8

Mets

13

21

.382

8

 

Scoreboard

National League

 

Houston 8

New York 5

 

San Diego 6

Pittsburgh 4

American League

 

Detroit 1

Baltimore 5

 

Oakland 3

Kansas City 16

 

California 6

Texas 12

 

New York 5

Toronto 1

Transactions

Phillies

None

 

National League

None

 

American League

None