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Q: How did it get the name homeplate?
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Is homeplate in foul territory?

Homeplate is in fair territory.

What is the pentagon of baseball?


What is the name of a polygon with 5 sides and 2 right angles?

Baseball's homeplate fits that description

How much higher is pitchers mound than homeplate?

The pitcher's mound is 10 inches higher than homeplate.

What is agood time for running from homeplate after hitting a softball to homeplate in division 1 softball?

prolly about 3 seconds

How far is it from homeplate to left field?

The distance from homeplate to left field is different in every ball park but it is normally between 280ft and 340ft.

In Little League how far is it from homeplate to second base?

The distance between homeplate to second base in Little League baseball is 105 feet.

How wide is homeplate?

17" width of home plate...

How long is baseball homeplate?

7 baseballs wide

What is the width of a little league homeplate?

18 inches

The distance between homeplate and second base?


How far second base to homeplate in littleleague?


How wide is homeplate in Major League Baseball?

17 inches

How many bases are there in the game of softball?

3 bases and homeplate

What are the softball field dimensions?

The bases are 60 feet apart and it's 220 feet on average from homeplate to the outfield fence. The mound is about 40-43 feet from homeplate depending on the league.

Distance from pitcher mound to homeplate?

60 feet 6 inches

How far is the pitching mound from homeplate in baseball?

the distance is 60ft 6in

How far is homeplate to the pitchers mound?

major league is 60 feet

What happens in rounders when there is only one batter left?

They go homeplate

How far is the pitcher's mound from homeplate?

60 feet 6 inches

How long does it take for a 95MPH fastball to reach homeplate?

.434 seconds

Is homeplate a base?

Yes, and once you reach it; it scores a run for your team.

Distance from homeplate to 2nd base?

127' 3-3/8"

How far is homeplate from pitcher's mound in Little League?

46 feet

Who is the guy that sits behind homeplate with headphones on at fenway?

Jerry kapstein