1980 New York Yankees

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Record Outcome

1980 New York Yankees

What was the record of the 1980 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a 103-59 record. They went 53-28 at home and 50-31 on the road. Including the postseason, the New York Yankees went 103-62. Their final game was a loss in the AL Championship Series to the Kansas City Royals.

What division did the 1980 New York Yankees play in?

The 1980 New York Yankees played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1980 New York Yankees?

During the regular season, the 1980 New York Yankees went 50-28 against their AL East opponents.

Who won the AL East in 1980?

The Yankees won the AL East in the 1980 season with a 103-59 record. The Orioles finished 3 games back with a 100-62 record. The Brewers finished 17 games back with a 86-76 record. The Red Sox finished 19 games back with a 83-77 record. The Tigers finished 19 games back with a 84-78 record. The Indians finished 23 games back with a 79-81 record. The Blue Jays finished 36 games back with a 67-95 record.

What was the 1980 New York Yankees record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Toronto Blue Jays 10-3 76.9% +24
Boston Red Sox 10-3 76.9% +18
Cleveland Indians 8-5 61.5% +11
Detroit Tigers 8-5 61.5% +10
Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 61.5% +10
Baltimore Orioles 6-7 46.2% -8

What was the 1980 New York Yankees record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1980 New York Yankees had their best month in September, when they went 21-7 and had a 75% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 9-9 and had a 50% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-9 50% +3
May 19-7 73.1% +60
June 19-9 67.9% +37
July 16-12 57.1% +10
August 15-14 51.7% +2
September 21-7 75% +31
October 4-1 80% +15

Did the 1980 New York Yankees make the Postseason?

Yes, the New York Yankees made the Postseason in 1980. They lost their only series against the Kansas City Royals in the AL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1980 New York Yankees?

The New York Yankees finished the regular season with a run differential of +158. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Yankees could have been expected to have about 96.7 wins, or a 97-65 record in the regular season.

How did the 1980 New York Yankees perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1980 New York Yankees went 35-20.

How did the 1980 New York Yankees perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1980 New York Yankees went 10-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1980 New York Yankees?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1980 New York Yankees was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1980 New York Yankees?

The longest losing streak that the New York Yankees had during the 1980 regular season was 3 games, which occured 3 separate times.

1980 New York Yankees Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Apr 10, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 1 (12)
Fri, Apr 11, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Loss 7 - 11
Sun, Apr 13, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Win 9 - 4
Sun, Apr 13, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Win 8 - 2
Tue, Apr 15, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4 (14)
Wed, Apr 16, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 0
Thu, Apr 17, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 8
Fri, Apr 18, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 19, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 20, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 5
Mon, Apr 21, 1980 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Tue, Apr 22, 1980 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4
Wed, Apr 23, 1980 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 5
Fri, Apr 25, 1980 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 6
Sat, Apr 26, 1980 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 7 - 8 (12)
Sun, Apr 27, 1980 vs Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Tue, Apr 29, 1980 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 3
Wed, Apr 30, 1980 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 7
Fri, May 2, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 6
Sat, May 3, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 3
Sun, May 4, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Win 10 - 1
Tue, May 6, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 7, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 1
Fri, May 9, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 10, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 1 (11)
Sun, May 11, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 0
Mon, May 12, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 12
Tue, May 13, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 4
Wed, May 14, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Win 16 - 3
Fri, May 16, 1980 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 17, 1980 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 0
Sun, May 18, 1980 vs Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Mon, May 19, 1980 @ Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Tue, May 20, 1980 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 8 - 12
Wed, May 21, 1980 @ Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 5 (11)
Thu, May 22, 1980 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 1
Fri, May 23, 1980 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 7 - 3
Sat, May 24, 1980 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 25, 1980 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 6 - 9
Mon, May 26, 1980 vs Detroit Tigers Win 13 - 5
Tue, May 27, 1980 vs Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 6
Wed, May 28, 1980 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 30, 1980 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 0
Sat, May 31, 1980 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 8 - 6 (11)
Sun, Jun 1, 1980 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 11 - 7
Mon, Jun 2, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 3
Tue, Jun 3, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Wed, Jun 4, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 9
Fri, Jun 6, 1980 @ Seattle Mariners Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jun 7, 1980 @ Seattle Mariners Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jun 8, 1980 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 5
Mon, Jun 9, 1980 @ California Angels Win 8 - 7 (10)
Tue, Jun 10, 1980 @ California Angels Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 11, 1980 @ California Angels Win 9 - 7 (11)
Fri, Jun 13, 1980 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 13, 1980 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jun 14, 1980 @ Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jun 15, 1980 @ Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 2
Mon, Jun 16, 1980 vs Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jun 17, 1980 vs Seattle Mariners Win 8 - 2
Wed, Jun 18, 1980 vs California Angels Win 5 - 0
Thu, Jun 19, 1980 vs California Angels Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jun 20, 1980 vs Oakland Athletics Win 15 - 7
Sat, Jun 21, 1980 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 22, 1980 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 5
Mon, Jun 23, 1980 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 7
Tue, Jun 24, 1980 vs Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 5
Wed, Jun 25, 1980 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Fri, Jun 27, 1980 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Jun 28, 1980 vs Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 10
Sun, Jun 29, 1980 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 2
Mon, Jun 30, 1980 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jul 1, 1980 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Wed, Jul 2, 1980 @ Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 0
Thu, Jul 3, 1980 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Jul 4, 1980 @ Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 5
Sat, Jul 5, 1980 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 6, 1980 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 5
Thu, Jul 10, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Win 13 - 5
Fri, Jul 11, 1980 @ Texas Rangers Loss 8 - 10
Sat, Jul 12, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 0
Sun, Jul 13, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Mon, Jul 14, 1980 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 6
Tue, Jul 15, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jul 16, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Win 11 - 1
Thu, Jul 17, 1980 vs Minnesota Twins Win 10 - 3
Fri, Jul 18, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 13
Sat, Jul 19, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Win 13 - 7
Sun, Jul 20, 1980 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 14
Mon, Jul 21, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jul 22, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 0
Tue, Jul 22, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jul 23, 1980 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jul 25, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Jul 26, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 27, 1980 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 8
Mon, Jul 28, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 6 (10)
Tue, Jul 29, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jul 30, 1980 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Thu, Jul 31, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 6 (11)
Fri, Aug 1, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 4
Sat, Aug 2, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Sun, Aug 3, 1980 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 2
Mon, Aug 4, 1980 vs Texas Rangers Win 10 - 4