9 defensive players.
9 players on the field.
In the sport of softball, there is to be nine players on the field at once on defense. Who doesnt no that?
There are nine players at a time on the field for fastpitch softball and ten for slow pitch softball
you have 9 players...3 in the out field, 4 in the in-field, the pitcher and the catcher.
8 or 9