The 1980 World Series matched the Philadelphia Phillies against the Kansas City Royals, with the Phillies winning in six games to capture the first of two World Background · Summary · Matchups · Composite box.
Kansas City Royals 1 at Philadelphia Phillies 4, F -- With the Phillies just one tantalizing out away from a.
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Tug McGraw came in as relief over Bob Walk in the final inning and managed to hold off the Royals for three quick outs and the opening game win. The following year Major League Baseball changed its broadcast contract to allow the flagship radio stations for participating World Series teams to produce and air their own local Series broadcasts. Thousands of Phillies fans were outraged that they could not hear local team announcers Harry Kalas and Richie Ashburn call the games. Amos Otis hit at a. Please ensure you are not viewing this site in IE "compatibility view," upgrade your browser , or activate Google Chrome Frame to improve your experience. Send to Email Address. Then the National League champions scored two more over the next two innings with Bob Boone delivering his second run-scoring double and Garry Maddox adding a sacrifice fly. Others from the front office were awarded handshakes. The All-Star third-baseman was suffering from an acute case of hemorrhoids, and was immediately scheduled to undergo minor surgery. General Manager: 1980 World Series Moore. Centerfielder Willie Wilson had an outstanding year by hitting. Kansas City Royals Based in Kansas City, Missouri. 1980 World Series Game 5, Phillies @ Royals