The mound is 40 feet away, except in college and some traveling leagues where it is 43 feet. (fastpitch)
The pitchers mound is 40 feet from home plate with younger girl, 43 feet for older girls.
45' to 35' feet
It's to give the pitchers an advantage. Of course, these days, there isn't much of an advantage. Back in the 60s, it was raised (the mound was made higher) since the pitchers complained about the batter's advantage. Shortly thereafter, it was lowered to its present height due to the dominance of pitchers like Bob Gibson.
I was wondering how high the pitchers mound was in little league?
It is called a foul
Softball mound for girls that age is 35 feet.
they had to move it back 3ft. its about 42ft
40 feet for girls 8,9,and10
No... But often if the pitcher takes to long the batter will call time out
the distane from home plate to the pichers mound in 15 year old softball is 40 feet
to legally play only one person can be on the pitchers mound while the game is in play
the distance from the pitchers mound to home plate is 60 feet 6 inches.
The diameter of an MLB pitcher's mound is 18 feet.
The distance from the pitchers mound to home plate (the back of home plate to the front of the pitchers plate) is 43 feet. It was recently moved back from 40 feet to help both the pitcher and the batter with the transition to college ball (which is also 43 feet).
There is a pitcher's circle but no actual mound of dirt. There is a pitcher's circle but no actual mound of dirt.