At the end of home plate to when it gets to the edge of 1st base.
there are 4 on a baseball field. 1st base, 2nd base, 3rd base, and home plate
4 - Home Plate, 1st Base, 2nd Base, and 3rd Base.
Ricky Henderson stole all the bases and home plate ...
Home plate's point faces the catcher. The opposite side is flat to the pitcher. Home plate also lies within the base paths whereas 1st, 2nd, and 3rd lie on the outside of the base paths. The pointy sides are the intersection of the 1st and 3rd base lines.
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.
The baseball field in a square turned 90o to look like a diamond. The demensions are 90 feet from base to base, including home plate. The pitching plate is 60 feet, 6 inches from the front of home plate. The distances from home plate to 2nd base and from 3rd base to 1st base is 127 feet, 3 and 3/8 inches.
Behind home plate, at 1st base, and at 3rd base. Some leagues also have a 2nd base umpire.