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Yes,but it depends. If the softball pitcher throws faster then the Baseball pitcher then yes. Yet though, it depends because the way the softball is pitched it is a little bit harder to throw then a baseball pitcher throws it. It all depends on the pitcher though if the ball goes faster or slower.

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Can a softball be thrown faster than a baseball?

no


Can you throw a baseball or a softball faster?

A baseball can be thrown faster primarily due to size difference causing less resistance.


When thrown by the same person which can be thrown farther a baseball or a softball?

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Is softball pitching faster than baseball?

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Why is a softball faster than a baseball?

The softball has longer legs.


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Softball pitches have been measured at faster than the record baseball pitch of 104 mph.


What is faster a baseball pitch or softball pitch?

In terms of actual speed, a baseball pitch is much faster then a softball pitch. However, a softball pitcher throws from a shorter distance so it often looks just as fast if not faster then a baseball pitcher.


What is the main difference between baseball and softball?

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Which is harder to hit baseball or softball?

It is harder to hit a softball thrown from a perfesional softball player than it is to hit a baseball thrown from a major leager. The reason is the angle of the pitch (softball has more of an angle there for it is harder to hit) and the quickness/speed( softball mounds are closer to the plate and a softball, lets say from jenny finch, can be thrown at upwards of 68 mph; therefor it gets to the plate quiker than a 90 mph baseball pitch). IF you think what I wrote isn't true then google SPORTS SCIENCE BASEBALL VS. SOFTBALL. you will see (its a video) what I said is true,


If a softball was thrown 40feet and 8 inches how many inches was the softball thrown?

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Which can be thrown further a softball or baseball?

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