The 1980 baseball season proved to be a different kind of year for the 31-year-old Schmidt. He set career-highs with 48 homers and 121 RBI, won the MVP Award, and led the Phillies to a win in the 1980 World Series.
The 1980 baseball season was especially important to the people of Philadelphia, as the Phillies won their first World Series. Instrumental to this victory were stellar performances by and . Below, you will find the highlights from the 1980 baseball season: