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The 1980 National League Championship Series was played between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Houston Astros from October 7 to 12. It was the 12th NLCS. Philadelphia won the series three games to two to clinch the NL pennant and advance to the World Series. It was the first postseason series victory in franchise history for the Phillies, who went on to defeat the Kansas City Royals for their first World Series Championship.
|1980 National League Championship Series
|Manny Trillo (Philadelphia)
Ed Vargo (crew chief)
WPHL-TV (Phillies' broadcast)
KRIV-TV (Astros' broadcast)
|ABC: Keith Jackson, Don Drysdale and Howard Cosell
WPHL-TV: Harry Kalas, Andy Musser, Richie Ashburn and Tim McCarver
KRIV-TV: Gene Elston, Dewayne Staats and Larry Dierker
KYW (Phillies' broadcast)
KPRC (Astros' broadcast)
|CBS: Jack Buck and Jerry Coleman
KYW: Harry Kalas, Andy Musser, Richie Ashburn, Tim McCarver and Chris Wheeler
KPRC: Gene Elston, Dewayne Staats and Larry Dierker
The 1980 National League Championship Series is remembered as the closest, most grueling playoff series in Major League Baseball history. The series went to its five-game limit, with the final four games requiring extra innings to determine a winner.
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