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# How do you measure the distance to first base from home plate in softball?

Updated: 10/22/2022

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In a standard softball field, the distance from home plate to first base is 60 feet. To physically measure this distance, we use a long, windup tape measure.

Note: The distance between any of the bases is 60 feet.

From the tip of home plate to the far side or back of the 1st base bag.

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