Does a softball bounce

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Yes, especially when hit in the infield.

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Does a core of a softball bounce?

Yes, the core of a softball does bounce. It is made out of cork. This is what makes the softball bounce.

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The core rating on a softball refers to the bounce. For example, hold a core .44 in one hand a .47 in the other and drop-em. The core .47 will bounce higher. The major difference in the balls is the compression rating. The higher the compression, the harder the ball. Hard ball = more distance. Standard fastpitch is core .47, compression 375.

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The first reason the bats are different is because of the ball size. The baseball is smaller then the softball is. Making the bat having to have a different type of shape to it to get a firm hit on the ball to make good hits. Second,the softball and the baseball are made up differenty. The baseball is made up of less of rubbery string and it's smaller so it won't have as much as a softball.The softball is larger therefore the ball has more rubbery string to it.So the ball will bounce off of the bat more.

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