Thursday, April 30, 2015
Chisox, Orioles Each Snare a W
July 10, 1980 at Chicago – Britt Burns (8-6) and Ed Farmer (14) held the Orioles to 1 run on 5 hits as the White Sox defeated Baltimore 3-1. DH Ron Pruitt knocked in 2 runs without benefit of a hit. Wayne Nordhagen had 3 knocks for the Pale Hose.
July 11, 1980 at Chicago – Lenn Sakata greeted Sox reliever Mike Proly with an RBI double in the T8 to tie the game at 2-2. Proly then uncorked a wild pitch scoring Mark Corey with what turned out to be the winning run as Baltimore won 3-2 and split the short 2-game series. Sammy Stewart (4-4) and Tim Stoddard (11) were the pitchers of record on the plus side; Guy Hoffman (0-3) on the negative.