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1980 Season
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1980-08-19 Toronto Blue Jays 4 @ Minnesota Twins 3Final
1980-08-16 Toronto Blue Jays 5 @ Kansas City Royals 11Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1980-08-17 Kansas City Royals – 8 Toronto Blue Jays – 3 FINAL 116 48-68
Night Game | Streak: 5 | W: Splittorff, L: Clancy, SV: Quisenberry
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FAN RATING
55%
Based on 11 fan votes.
DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1980-08-17 | Time: 3:08 | Attendance: 30,693
At the ballpark in Kansas

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1980 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Sunday, August 17, 1980 (N) at Royals Stadium
TOR A    0  0  1    1  0  0    0  1  0  –   3 12  1
KC  A    1  0  0    1  0  0    3  3  x  –   8  9  1
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Griffin ss                    4   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
  Moseby rf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Bailor rf,ss                  5   1   2   0       0   0       3   1
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Velez dh                      3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Garcia 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   4
Howell 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   2       0   0
Iorg lf                       2   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
  Braun ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ainge cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Whitt c                       4   0   2   0       0   0       4   1
Clancy p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schrom p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barlow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  12   3       1   3      24  10
FIELDING – 
E: Griffin (23).
BATTING – 
2B: Ainge (4,off Splittorff); Bailor (10,off Splittorff); Moseby (11,off Quisenberry).
SH: Iorg (1,off Splittorff).
GDP: Garcia (10,off Splittorff).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING – 
CS: Griffin (19,2nd base by Splittorff/Porter).
Kansas City Royals           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson cf                     1   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Otis cf                     2   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Wathan lf                     3   2   1   0       2   0       2   0
G. Brett 3b                   4   1   4   5       1   0       0   3
Porter c                      4   0   1   1       1   1       4   1
Aikens 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       8   2
  Torres pr,rf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
McRae dh                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Quirk rf                      2   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
  LaCock 1b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Chalk 2b                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White 2b                    2   1   0   0       1   0       3   1
Washington ss                 3   1   1   0       0   1       2   8
Splittorff p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Quisenberry p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   8   9   8       8   4      27  17
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Splittorff-Washington-Aikens.
E: Chalk (5).
BATTING – 
2B: G. Brett 2 (28,off Clancy,off Barlow).
HR: Quirk (5,4th inning off Clancy 0 on 0 out).
SH: Washington (9,off Clancy).
Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Wilson (50,2nd base off Clancy/Whitt); Quirk (3,2nd base off Clancy/Whitt).
CS: G. Brett (4,2nd base by Clancy/Whitt).
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clancy L(11-9)                6.2   5   5   5   6   4   1  30
Willis                        0     2   0   0   0   0   0   2
Schrom                        1     1   3   3   2   0   0   6
Barlow                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8     9   8   8   8   4   1  40
Inherited Runners – Scored: Willis 1-1; Schrom 2-0; Barlow 3-3.
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Kansas City Royals           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Splittorff W(9-8)             7     9   3   3   1   3   0  30
Quisenberry SV(25)            2     3   0   0   0   0   0   8
Totals                        9    12   3   3   1   3   0  38
Splittorff faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Inherited Runners – Scored: Quisenberry 2-1.
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Umpires: HP – Mike Reilly, 1B – Rick Reed, 2B – George Maloney, 3B – Dallas Parks
Ejections: Alfredo Griffin by George Maloney [Call at 2B]; Willie
Wilson by Mike Reilly [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 30693
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Kansas City Royals       
1. Griffin             ss        Wilson              cf
2. Bailor              rf        Wathan              lf
3. Mayberry            1b        G. Brett            3b
4. Velez               dh        Porter              c
5. Garcia              2b        Aikens              1b
6. Howell              3b        McRae               dh
7. Iorg                lf        Quirk               rf
8. Ainge               cf        Chalk               2b
9. Whitt               c         Washington          ss
   Clancy              p         Splittorff          p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Griffin grounded out (third to first); Bailor
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Royals 0.

ROYALS 1ST: Wilson walked; Wilson stole second; Wathan popped to
second; G. Brett walked; Porter walked [Wilson to third, G.
Brett to second]; Aikens forced Porter (second to shortstop)
[Wilson scored, G. Brett to third]; McRae struck out; 1 R, 0 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Royals 1.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Velez grounded out (shortstop to first); Garcia
grounded out (shortstop to first); Howell struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Royals 1.

ROYALS 2ND: Quirk walked; Quirk stole second; Chalk grounded out
(first unassisted) [Quirk to third]; Washington struck out;
Wilson was called out on strikes; Willie Wilson ejected by HP
umpire Mike Reilly; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 0,
Royals 1.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: OTIS REPLACED WILSON (PLAYING CF); Iorg grounded
out (shortstop to first); Ainge doubled to left; Whitt singled
to left [Ainge to third]; Griffin reached on an error by Chalk
[Ainge scored, Whitt to second]; Bailor flied out to left;
Mayberry flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 1,
Royals 1.

ROYALS 3RD: Wathan singled to right; G. Brett singled to right
[Wathan to second]; Porter flied out to center; Griffin dropped
a foul fly hit by Aikens for an error; Aikens grounded out
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Wathan to third, G. Brett to
second]; McRae grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Royals 1.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: WHITE REPLACED CHALK (PLAYING 2B); Velez singled
to left; Dave Chalk left with injured right knee; Garcia
singled to right [Velez to third]; Howell struck out; Iorg out
on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Velez scored, Garcia to
second]; Ainge flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, Royals 1.

ROYALS 4TH: Quirk homered; White flied out to right; Washington
grounded out (shortstop to first); Otis flied out to right; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Royals 2.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Whitt grounded out (first to pitcher); Griffin
flied out to center; Bailor doubled to left; Mayberry grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2,
Royals 2.

ROYALS 5TH: Wathan grounded out (second to first); G. Brett
singled to second; G. Brett was caught stealing second (catcher
to shortstop); Porter struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, Royals 2.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Velez walked; Garcia grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Velez out at second]; Howell
singled to center; Iorg struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 2, Royals 2.

ROYALS 6TH: Aikens lined to pitcher; McRae flied out to right;
Quirk grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Royals 2.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Ainge flied to right in foul territory; Whitt
grounded out (second to first); Griffin singled to left; Griffin
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Alfredo
Griffin ejected by 2B umpire George Maloney; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Royals 2.

ROYALS 7TH: MOSEBY REPLACED GRIFFIN (PLAYING RF); BAILOR CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); White walked; Washington out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [White to second]; Otis flied
out to right [White to third]; Wathan walked; G. Brett doubled
to right [White scored, Wathan scored]; WILLIS REPLACED CLANCY
(PITCHING); Porter singled to right [G. Brett scored]; Aikens
singled to right [Porter to second]; SCHROM REPLACED WILLIS
(PITCHING); TORRES RAN FOR AIKENS; McRae flied out to center; 3
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Royals 5.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: TORRES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); LACOCK
REPLACED QUIRK (PLAYING 1B); Bailor singled to center; Mayberry
singled to center [Bailor to third]; QUISENBERRY REPLACED
SPLITTORFF (PITCHING); Velez flied out to center; Garcia forced
Mayberry (shortstop to second) [Bailor scored]; Howell singled
to right [Garcia to third, Howell out at second (right to third
to shortstop)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Royals 5.

ROYALS 8TH: LaCock flied out to right; White grounded out
(shortstop to first); Washington singled to center; Otis walked
[Washington to second]; Wathan walked [Washington to third, Otis
to second]; BARLOW REPLACED SCHROM (PITCHING); G. Brett doubled
to left [Washington scored, Otis scored, Wathan scored]; Porter
grounded out (first unassisted); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 3, Royals 8.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: BRAUN BATTED FOR IORG; Braun grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ainge grounded out (shortstop to first);
Whitt singled to right; Moseby doubled to left [Whitt to third];
Bailor popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 3,
Royals 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        3  12   1    8
 Royals           8   9   1    8