Scrapbook: 1981 charity softball game to benefit MDA – WTRY-PYX106 vs. Playboy magazine

Players from Playboy and WTRY-PYX-106 discuss ground rules with their softball umpire in September 1981.
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Players from Playboy and WTRY-PYX-106 discuss ground rules with their softball umpire in September 1981.

SCOTIA – A look back 40 years to a charity softball game to benefit the local Muscular Dystrophy Association that pitted local radio starts from WTRY-PYX106 against representatives from Playboy magazine.

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The game took place at the Smeaton House Field off Route 5 in Glenville.

Gazette file photos by Ed Schultz

Representatives and softball stars from Playboy magazine gather for a group photograph

Players from Playboy and WTRY-PYX-106 discuss ground rules with their softball umpire in September 1981.

A radio star is off on the air and on the field as WTRY-PYX-106 played Playboy magazine representatives in a charity softball game in September 1981.

“Clyde the Crow” caws with some softball fans in Scotia in September 1981.

Beth Freeman, a Niskayuna native, makes some friends at the WTRY-PYX-106 softball game in Scotia in September 1981.

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