1980 Chicago White Sox Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 70-90
Finished 5th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 1,212,873, Avg. 16,172
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Manager: Tony LaRussa (70-90)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1980 Chicago White Sox Statistics
1980 Chicago White Sox Roster

The Chicago White Sox of the American League ended the 1980 season with a record of 70 wins and 90 losses, finishing fifth in the AL's West Division.

The White Sox plated 587 runs, worst in the circuit, and allowed 722 runs. Wayne Nordhagen and Jim Morrison paced Chicago with 15 home runs apiece. Lamar Johnson drove in 81 runs. Chet Lemon led all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .292. Britt Burns topped the team with 15 wins and a team-best 2.84 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Tony LaRussa coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 585
Regular Season Runs Against: 720

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 10, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
April 11, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Chicago White Sox 8 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
April 12, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 2 at Chicago White Sox 8 W 2-1 0-0 2-1
April 13, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 2 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 3-1 0-0 3-1
April 15, 1980 New York Yankees 3 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 4-1 0-0 4-1
April 16, 1980 New York Yankees 6 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 4-2 0-0 4-2
April 17, 1980 New York Yankees 6 at Chicago White Sox 8 W 5-2 0-0 5-2
April 18, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 5-2 0-1 5-3
April 19, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at Baltimore Orioles 4 W 5-2 1-1 6-3
April 20, 1980 Chicago White Sox 9 at Baltimore Orioles 6 W 5-2 2-1 7-3
April 21, 1980 Chicago White Sox 8 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 5-2 2-2 7-4
April 22, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Boston Red Sox 0 W 5-2 3-2 8-4
April 24, 1980 Chicago White Sox 9 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 5-2 4-2 9-4
April 25, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at New York Yankees 0 W 5-2 5-2 10-4
April 26, 1980 Chicago White Sox 8 at New York Yankees 7 W 5-2 6-2 11-4
April 27, 1980 Chicago White Sox 0 at New York Yankees 1 L 5-2 6-3 11-5
April 29, 1980 Boston Red Sox 11 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 5-3 6-3 11-6
April 30, 1980 Boston Red Sox 1 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 6-3 6-3 12-6
May 1, 1980 Boston Red Sox 4 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 6-4 6-3 12-7
May 2, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 8 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 6-5 6-3 12-8
May 3, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 6-6 6-3 12-9
May 4, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 11 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 6-7 6-3 12-10
May 5, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 7 at Chicago White Sox 11 W 7-7 6-3 13-10
May 6, 1980 Kansas City Royals 0 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 8-7 6-3 14-10
May 7, 1980 Kansas City Royals 12 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 8-8 6-3 14-11
May 8, 1980 Kansas City Royals 2 at Chicago White Sox 8 W 9-8 6-3 15-11
May 9, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 2 L 9-8 6-4 15-12
May 10, 1980 Chicago White Sox 10 at Texas Rangers 6 W 9-8 7-4 16-12
May 11, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Texas Rangers 5 L 9-8 7-5 16-13
May 13, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 W 9-8 8-5 17-13
May 14, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 L 9-8 8-6 17-14
May 15, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 9-8 9-6 18-14
May 16, 1980 Seattle Mariners 4 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 9-9 9-6 18-15
May 17, 1980 Seattle Mariners 0 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 10-9 9-6 19-15
May 18, 1980 Seattle Mariners 5 at Chicago White Sox 6 W 11-9 9-6 20-15
May 19, 1980 Minnesota Twins 0 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 12-9 9-6 21-15
May 20, 1980 Minnesota Twins 2 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 13-9 9-6 22-15
May 21, 1980 Minnesota Twins 3 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 13-10 9-6 22-16
May 23, 1980 Chicago White Sox 0 at Seattle Mariners 8 L 13-10 9-7 22-17
May 24, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Seattle Mariners 5 L 13-10 9-8 22-18
May 25, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Seattle Mariners 8 L 13-10 9-9 22-19
May 26, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Minnesota Twins 3 W 13-10 10-9 23-19
May 27, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Minnesota Twins 0 W 13-10 11-9 24-19
May 28, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 13-10 11-10 24-20
May 29, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 13-10 11-11 24-21
May 30, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 9 L 13-10 11-12 24-22
May 31, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 13-10 11-13 24-23
June 1, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 1 W 13-10 12-13 25-23
June 3, 1980 Texas Rangers 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 14-10 12-13 26-23
June 4, 1980 Texas Rangers 4 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 14-11 12-13 26-24
June 4, 1980 Texas Rangers 1 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 15-11 12-13 27-24
June 6, 1980 Cleveland Indians 7 at Chicago White Sox 8 W 16-11 12-13 28-24
June 8, 1980 Cleveland Indians 7 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 16-12 12-13 28-25
June 10, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 16-13 12-13 28-26
June 11, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 4 at Chicago White Sox 7 W 17-13 12-13 29-26
June 13, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 17-13 12-14 29-27
June 14, 1980 Chicago White Sox 0 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 17-13 12-15 29-28
June 16, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Cleveland Indians 5 L 17-13 12-16 29-29
June 17, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 17-13 13-16 30-29
June 18, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 L 17-13 13-17 30-30
June 18, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 L 17-13 13-18 30-31
June 20, 1980 Detroit Tigers 5 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 17-14 13-18 30-32
June 21, 1980 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 17-15 13-18 30-33
June 22, 1980 Detroit Tigers 7 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 17-16 13-18 30-34
June 22, 1980 Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 17-17 13-18 30-35
June 24, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at California Angels 1 W 17-17 14-18 31-35
June 25, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at California Angels 2 W 17-17 15-18 32-35
June 26, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at California Angels 2 W 17-17 16-18 33-35
June 27, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 3 L 17-17 16-19 33-36
June 28, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 0 W 17-17 17-19 34-36
June 29, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 0 W 17-17 18-19 35-36
June 30, 1980 California Angels 10 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 17-18 18-19 35-37
July 1, 1980 California Angels 5 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 17-19 18-19 35-38
July 2, 1980 California Angels 0 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 18-19 18-19 36-38
July 3, 1980 California Angels 7 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 18-20 18-19 36-39
July 4, 1980 Oakland Athletics 2 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 18-21 18-19 36-40
July 5, 1980 Oakland Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 18-22 18-19 36-41
July 6, 1980 Oakland Athletics 0 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 19-22 18-19 37-41
July 6, 1980 Oakland Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 20-22 18-19 38-41
July 10, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 9 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 20-23 18-19 38-42
July 11, 1980 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 21-23 18-19 39-42
July 12, 1980 New York Yankees 8 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 21-24 18-19 39-43
July 13, 1980 New York Yankees 3 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 21-25 18-19 39-44
July 14, 1980 New York Yankees 7 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 21-26 18-19 39-45
July 15, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Texas Rangers 1 W 21-26 19-19 40-45
July 16, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Texas Rangers 11 L 21-26 19-20 40-46
July 17, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Texas Rangers 3 L 21-26 19-21 40-47
July 18, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 5 L 21-26 19-22 40-48
July 19, 1980 Chicago White Sox 10 at Milwaukee Brewers 7 W 21-26 20-22 41-48
July 20, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Milwaukee Brewers 7 L 21-26 20-23 41-49
July 21, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 21-26 20-24 41-50
July 22, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Kansas City Royals 1 W 21-26 21-24 42-50
July 23, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Kansas City Royals 9 L 21-26 21-25 42-51
July 24, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Kansas City Royals 12 L 21-26 21-26 42-52
July 25, 1980 Texas Rangers 6 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 21-27 21-26 42-53
July 26, 1980 Texas Rangers 3 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 22-27 21-26 43-53
July 27, 1980 Texas Rangers 4 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 22-28 21-26 43-54
July 27, 1980 Texas Rangers 2 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 23-28 21-26 44-54
July 29, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 7 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 23-29 21-26 44-55
July 30, 1980 Milwaukee Brewers 5 at Chicago White Sox 6 W 24-29 21-26 45-55
August 1, 1980 Kansas City Royals 4 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 24-30 21-26 45-56
August 2, 1980 Kansas City Royals 8 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 24-31 21-26 45-57
August 3, 1980 Kansas City Royals 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 25-31 21-26 46-57
August 5, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Baltimore Orioles 8 L 25-31 21-27 46-58
August 6, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Baltimore Orioles 4 L 25-31 21-28 46-59
August 7, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Baltimore Orioles 2 L 25-31 21-29 46-60
August 8, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 25-31 21-30 46-61
August 9, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 25-31 22-30 47-61
August 10, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 25-31 22-31 47-62
August 11, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at New York Yankees 3 L 25-31 22-32 47-63
August 12, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at New York Yankees 8 L 25-31 22-33 47-64
August 13, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at New York Yankees 1 W 25-31 23-33 48-64
August 15, 1980 Boston Red Sox 8 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 25-32 23-33 48-65
August 18, 1980 Cleveland Indians 2 at Chicago White Sox 7 W 26-32 23-33 49-65
August 18, 1980 Cleveland Indians 4 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 26-33 23-33 49-66
August 19, 1980 Cleveland Indians 8 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 26-34 23-33 49-67
August 20, 1980 Cleveland Indians 3 at Chicago White Sox 0 L 26-35 23-33 49-68
August 21, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 27-35 23-33 50-68
August 22, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 0 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 28-35 23-33 51-68
August 23, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 29-35 23-33 52-68
August 24, 1980 Toronto Blue Jays 7 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 29-36 23-33 52-69
August 26, 1980 Detroit Tigers 5 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 29-37 23-33 52-70
August 27, 1980 Detroit Tigers 2 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 30-37 23-33 53-70
August 29, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 30-37 23-34 53-71
August 30, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 30-37 23-35 53-72
August 31, 1980 Chicago White Sox 10 at Cleveland Indians 8 W 30-37 24-35 54-72
August 31, 1980 Chicago White Sox 8 at Cleveland Indians 7 W 30-37 25-35 55-72
September 1, 1980 Chicago White Sox 11 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 30-37 26-35 56-72
September 2, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 11 L 30-37 26-36 56-73
September 2, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 30-37 26-37 56-74
September 3, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 30-37 26-38 56-75
September 4, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 L 30-37 26-39 56-76
September 5, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 0 W 30-37 27-39 57-76
September 7, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 L 30-37 27-40 57-77
September 7, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Toronto Blue Jays 7 L 30-37 27-41 57-78
September 8, 1980 Seattle Mariners 2 at Chicago White Sox 3 W 31-37 27-41 58-78
September 9, 1980 Seattle Mariners 4 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 31-38 27-41 58-79
September 10, 1980 Seattle Mariners 3 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 32-38 27-41 59-79
September 12, 1980 Minnesota Twins 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 33-38 27-41 60-79
September 13, 1980 Minnesota Twins 6 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 33-39 27-41 60-80
September 14, 1980 Minnesota Twins 3 at Chicago White Sox 2 L 33-40 27-41 60-81
September 15, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Seattle Mariners 12 L 33-40 27-42 60-82
September 16, 1980 Chicago White Sox 2 at Seattle Mariners 1 W 33-40 28-42 61-82
September 17, 1980 Chicago White Sox 0 at Seattle Mariners 4 L 33-40 28-43 61-83
September 18, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at Seattle Mariners 4 W 33-40 29-43 62-83
September 19, 1980 Chicago White Sox 3 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 33-40 29-44 62-84
September 21, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 33-40 29-45 62-85
September 21, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 33-40 29-46 62-86
September 23, 1980 Chicago White Sox 4 at Oakland Athletics 6 L 33-40 29-47 62-87
September 24, 1980 Chicago White Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 7 L 33-40 29-48 62-88
September 25, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at Oakland Athletics 4 W 33-40 30-48 63-88
September 26, 1980 Chicago White Sox 5 at California Angels 4 W 33-40 31-48 64-88
September 27, 1980 Chicago White Sox 6 at California Angels 3 W 33-40 32-48 65-88
September 28, 1980 Chicago White Sox 8 at California Angels 1 W 33-40 33-48 66-88
September 30, 1980 Oakland Athletics 5 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 33-41 33-48 66-89
October 1, 1980 Oakland Athletics 11 at Chicago White Sox 3 L 33-42 33-48 66-90
October 2, 1980 Oakland Athletics 4 at Chicago White Sox 9 W 34-42 33-48 67-90
October 3, 1980 California Angels 1 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 35-42 33-48 68-90
October 4, 1980 California Angels 2 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 36-42 33-48 69-90
October 5, 1980 California Angels 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 W 37-42 33-48 70-90


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