November 17, 2017

1980 | the year in baseball

FACE | George Brett, Royals

HEEL | George Steinbrenner, Yankees

TEAMMATE | Joe Morgan, Astros

SENSATION | Joe Charboneau, Cleveland



AL ALL-STAR TEAM

Catcher | Rick Cerone, Yankees

First base | Cecil Cooper, Brewers

Second base | Willie Randolph, Yankees

Third base | George Brett, Royals

Shortstop | Robin Yount, Brewers

Left field | Willie Wilson, Royals

Center field | Al Bumbry, Orioles

Right field | Tony Armas, Athletics

Designated hitter | Reggie Jackson, Yankees

Starter | Mike Norris, Athletics

Reliever | Doug Corbett, Twins

Manager | Billy Martin, Athletics



POSITION PLAYERS

Best hitter | George Brett, Royals

Best fielder | Ozzie Smith, Padres

Best baserunner | Willie Wilson, Royals

Best five-tool player | Robin Yount, Brewers



NL ALL-STAR TEAM

Catcher | Gary Carter, Expos

First base | Steve Garvey, Dodgers

Second base | Joe Morgan, Astros

Third base | Mike Schmidt, Phillies

Shortstop | Ozzie Smith, Padres

Left field | Jose Cruz, Astros

Center field | Andre Dawson, Expos

Right field | Terry Puhl, Astros

Starter | Steve Carlton, Phillies

Reliever | Tug McGraw, Phillies

Manager | Bill Virdon, Astros



PITCHERS

Workhouse | Rick Langford, Athletics

Finisher | Dan Quisenberry, Royals

Best strikeout pitcher | Steve Carlton, Phillies

Best control pitcher | Jerry Reuss, Dodgers

July 8, 2017

Battle of the Network Stars / All-Stars


Battles | November 1981, May 1982, May 1984, December 1984
Best events | obstacle course, running relay, tug of war



Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1977, May 1978, November 1978, November 1981
Best events | running relay, 3-on-3 football, kayak relay



Battles | May 1979, May 1980, December 1980, May 1981, November 1981, May 1983
Best events | obstacle course, baseball dunk, 3-on-3 football



Battles | November 1979, December 1980, May 1981
Best events | obstacle course, 3-on-3 football, swimming relay



Battles | November 1979, May 1980, May 1981, November 1981, May 1983
Best events | running relay, obstacle course, baseball dunk



Battles | November 1979, May 1980, December 1980, May 1981
Best events | baseball dunk, swimming relay, tug of war



Battles | May 1983, November 1983, May 1984, May 1985
Best events | swimming relay, kayak relay, obstacle course



Battles | October 1982, May 1983, November 1983, May 1984, December 1984
Best events | running relay, kayak relay



Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1977
Best events | running relay, 3-on-3 football

July 4, 2017

Battle of the Network Stars / CBS


Battles | December 1980, May 1981
Best events | 3-on-3 football, tug of war, swimming relay



Battles | November 1979, December 1980, May 1981
Best events | obstacle course, 3-on-3 football, swimming relay



Battles | May 1983, November 1983, May 1984, May 1985
Best events | swimming relay, kayak relay, obstacle course



Battles | November 1979, May 1980, December 1980, May 1981
Best events | baseball dunk, swimming relay, tug of war



Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1977, May 1978, Oct 1982
Best events | 3-on-3 football, running relay



Battles | May 1979, May 1980, May 1982
Best events | tug of war, kayak relay



Battles | November 1978, May 1980, May 1981, November 1981, May 1984, December 1984
Best events | swimming relay, kayak relay



Battles | November 1977, November 1978, May 1979, November 1979
Best events | obstacle course, running relay



Battles | November 1978, May 1979
Best event | tug of war

July 1, 2017

Battle of the Network Stars / ABC


Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1977, May 1978, November 1978, November 1981
Best events | running relay, 3-on-3 football, kayak relay



Battles | May 1979, May 1980, December 1980, May 1981, November 1981, May 1983
Best events | obstacle course, baseball dunk, 3-on-3 football



Battles | May 1982, October 1982, May 1983, May 1984
Best events | running relay, swimming relay, kayak relay



Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1978, May 1979
Best events | kayak relay, running relay, 3-on-3 football



Battles | October 1982, May 1983, November 1983, May 1984, December 1984
Best events | running relay, kayak relay



Battles | November 1976, February 1977, November 1977
Best events | running relay, 3-on-3 football



Battles | February 1977, November 1977, November 1979
Best events | obstacle course, swimming relay



Battles | December 1980, May 1981, November 1981
Best events | baseball dunk, tandem bike relay



Battles | May 1982, October 1982, November 1983
Best event | swimming relay

June 30, 2017

Battle of the Network Stars / NBC


Battles | November 1981, May 1982, May 1984, December 1984
Best events | obstacle course, running relay, tug of war



Battles | November 1979, May 1980, May 1981, November 1981, May 1983
Best events | running relay, obstacle course, baseball dunk



Best events | tug of war, swimming relay



Best events | swimming relay, 3-on-3 football, baseball dunk



Best events | tug of war, kayak relay



Best event | running relay



Best events | baseball dunk, tug of war



Best event | baseball dunk, 3-on-3 football