SPORTS SECTION: Broadway Show Baseball League Scores for August 15

News   SPORTS SECTION: Broadway Show Baseball League Scores for August 15 The Broadway Show League pits the actors and staff of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows against one another each Thursday in a summer-long softball championship on Central Park ballfields in New York. Games are played at Heckscher Fields, near West 63rd St. and Central Park West.

The Broadway Show League pits the actors and staff of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows against one another each Thursday in a summer-long softball championship on Central Park ballfields in New York. Games are played at Heckscher Fields, near West 63rd St. and Central Park West.

The 30 teams of the 1996 Broadway Show League season have been winnowed down to the final two - The Shubert Organization and Local #1 - that will compete this Thursday August 22 for the championship crown. August 15th's semi-final games saw Local #1 defeating The Nederlander Organization 10-6, and The Shubert Organization handily beating Rent 15-6.

In consolation tournament play, Show Boat and Cowgirls emerged victorious in their respective semi-final matches to advance to the consolation final.

Plabill On-Line will post results of the final matches of the season as soon as they become available.

Scores courtesy of Don Koehler/Broadway Show League. Odd titles denote teams combined from various shows: Semi-Final Games, Championship Tournament, August 15:

The Shubert Organization 15
Rent 6
MVP Peter Vanderhurst

Local #1 10
The Nederlander Organization 6
MVP The Team

Quarter-final Game (holdover from previous week), Consolation Tournament, August 15:

Cowgirls 15
Grease! 9
MVP Don Kimmel

Semi-final Games, Consolation Tournament, August 15:

Cowgirls 11
How to Succeed... 9
MVP Dan DaSilva, Tom Thoon

Show Boat 10
Playwrights Horizons 7
MVP Chris Pantuso, Jeff Scott

Other Games played August 15:

Jujamcyn 16
Sunset Blvd. 7
MVP The Team

Radio City Music Hall 11
Actors' Equity Association 11
MVP Tim McDonough, George Plaja

Jujamcyn 15
Rent 2
MVP Leo Gottsegen, Tom Kramer

The Nederlander Organization 7
Radio City Music Hall 5
MVP The Team

Schedule for August 22, 1996 (Finals)

Championship and Consolation Tournament cames are marked; other scheduled games will be played to determine final rankings.

Noon

Diamond #2: Local #1 vs. The Shubert Organization (Championship Final)
Diamond #5: The Nederlander Organizaton vs. Jujamcyn

2:00 PM

Diamond #2: Show Boat vs. Cowgirls (Consolation Final)
Diamond #5: LOSER OF (Local #1 vs. Shuberts) vs. WINNER OF (Nederlander vs. Jujamcyn)

-- Compiled by Andrew Ku

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