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1980 Appalachian League

1980 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 208 games, 6 teams, approx. 69 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1979 / 1981
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1979 / 1981

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1979 / 1981

League Standings

Regular Season

June 19, 1980 to August 28, 1980 · 70 games
Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Paintsville Yankees NYY 46 24 0 .657 --
Bristol Tigers DET 36 33 0 .522 9.5
Kingsport Mets NYM 35 35 1 .500 11
Elizabethton Twins MIN 32 36 0 .471 13
Bluefield Orioles BAL 29 39 0 .426 16
Johnson City Cardinals STL 29 40 1 .420 16.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Paintsville Yankees NYY 21.4 6.56 70 2733 2277 459 665 118 11 69 386 42 17 363 306 .292 .391 .444 .835 1012 28 31 34 18
Elizabethton Twins MIN 20.3 5.56 68 2603 2206 378 588 102 11 33 309 56 11 335 344 .267 .369 .368 .737 811 32 16 14 7
Bluefield Orioles BAL 19.5 5.31 68 2523 2236 361 615 95 24 48 312 59 23 246 379 .275 .347 .403 .750 902 11 8 22 10
Kingsport Mets NYM 20.4 5.01 71 2568 2230 356 591 84 20 42 299 46 19 268 370 .265 .347 .377 .724 841 26 18 26 8
Johnson City Cardinals STL 20.0 4.74 70 2570 2281 332 609 95 17 43 278 60 19 232 428 .267 .337 .380 .717 867 18 19 20 2
Bristol Tigers DET 19.5 4.52 69 2563 2184 312 494 90 11 41 270 31 13 314 432 .226 .328 .334 .661 729 22 29 14 14
League Totals 20.2 5.28 416 15560 13414 2198 3562 584 94 276 1854 294 102 1758 2259 .266 .353 .385 .738 5162 137 121 130 59

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Paintsville Yankees NYY 21.0 4.49 46 24 .657 3.84 70 70 45 25 9 10 583.0 594 314 249 35 239 4 383 20 9 41 1.429 9.2 0.5 3.7 5.9 1.60
Bristol Tigers DET 20.3 5.10 36 33 .522 4.35 69 69 57 12 5 13 586.0 601 352 283 34 280 3 397 24 4 64 1.503 9.2 0.5 4.3 6.1 1.42
Kingsport Mets NYM 20.0 5.21 35 35 .500 4.39 71 71 56 15 3 11 586.0 581 370 286 50 295 4 384 20 8 40 1.495 8.9 0.8 4.5 5.9 1.30
Elizabethton Twins MIN 20.1 5.44 32 36 .471 4.74 68 68 51 17 2 9 562.0 580 370 296 52 314 6 353 14 8 40 1.591 9.3 0.8 5.0 5.7 1.12
Bluefield Orioles BAL 19.9 5.49 29 39 .426 4.80 68 68 60 8 2 5 562.0 561 373 300 38 332 13 425 34 6 39 1.589 9.0 0.6 5.3 6.8 1.28
Johnson City Cardinals STL 19.4 5.77 29 40 .420 5.31 70 70 66 4 0 9 571.0 631 404 337 62 311 28 310 25 8 47 1.650 9.9 1.0 4.9 4.9 1.00
League Totals 20.1 5.25 207 207 .500 4.57 416 416 335 81 21 57 3450.0 3548 2183 1751 271 1771 58 2252 137 43 271 1.542 9.3 0.7 4.6 5.9 1.27

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Paintsville Yankees NYY 70 1737 782 104 60 .960 18 Mike Easom
Johnson City Cardinals STL 70 1707 743 107 64 .958 14 John Lewis
Elizabethton Twins MIN 68 1691 696 105 83 .958 18 Fred Waters
Bristol Tigers DET 69 1714 727 128 46 .950 9 Tom Kotchman
Kingsport Mets NYM 71 1738 767 135 72 .949 22 n/a
Bluefield Orioles BAL 68 1614 626 123 58 .948 13 Grady Little
League Totals 416 10201 4341 702 383 .954 94