1980 California Angels season
|1980 California Angels|
|Major League affiliations|
(Ron Fairly, Bob Starr, Steve Shannon)
(Steve Bailey, Bob Starr, Steve Shannon)
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- November 16, 1979: Bruce Kison was signed as a free agent by the Angels.
- January 11, 1980: Kevin Romine was drafted by the Angels in the 3rd round of the 1980 Major League Baseball Draft, but did not sign.
- March 30, 1980: Danny Boone was released by the Angels.
|Kansas City Royals||97||65||--||.599|
|Chicago White Sox||70||90||26||.438|
Opening Day starters
- Don Baylor
- Rod Carew
- Al Cowens
- Brian Downing
- Dan Ford
- Dave Frost
- Bobby Grich
- Carney Lansford
- Freddie Patek
- Joe Rudi
- May 13, 1980: Dave Skaggs was purchased by the Angels from the Baltimore Orioles.
- June 3, 1980: Bill Mooneyham was drafted by the Angels in the 1st round (10th pick) of the secondary phase of the 1980 Major League Baseball Draft.
- June 12, 1980: Todd Cruz was traded by the Angels to the Chicago White Sox for Randy Scarbery.
- June 24, 1980: Merv Rettenmund was released by the Angels.
|1980 California Angels|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|DH||Thompson, JasonJason Thompson||102||312||99||.317||17||70|
Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|Whitmer, DanDan Whitmer||48||87||21||.241||0||7|
|Skaggs, DaveDave Skaggs||24||66||13||.197||1||9|
|Cruz, ToddTodd Cruz||18||40||11||.275||1||5|
|Rettenmund, MervMerv Rettenmund||3||4||1||.250||0||0|
Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Martínez, AlfredoAlfredo Martínez||30||149.1||7||9||4.52||57|
|Kison, BruceBruce Kison||13||73.1||3||6||4.91||28|
|Botting, RalphRalph Botting||6||26.1||0||3||5.81||12|
|Aase, DonDon Aase||40||175||8||13||4.06||74|
|Barr, JimJim Barr||24||68||1||4||5.56||22|
Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Montague, JohnJohn Montague||37||4||2||3||5.13||22|
|AAA||Salt Lake City Gulls||Pacific Coast League||Moose Stubing|
|AA||El Paso Diablos||Texas League||Jim Saul|
|A||Salinas Packers||California League||Tom Zimmer|
|Rookie||Idaho Falls Angels||Pioneer League||Reuben Rodriguez|
- Bruce Kison page at Baseball-Reference
- Kevin Romine page at Baseball-Reference
- Danny Boone page at Baseball-Reference
- Dave Skaggs page at Baseball Reference
- Bill Mooneyham page at Baseball-Reference
- Todd Cruz page at Baseball Reference
- Merv Rettenmund page at Baseball Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (1997). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (2nd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-0-9637189-8-3.
- 1980 California Angels team page at Baseball Reference
- 1980 California Angels team page at www.baseball-almanac.com