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60' 6" feet from pitchers rubber to rear of home plate in high school, college, & MLB.

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Q: How many feet is the pitchers mound from home plate in high school ball?
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In MLB can a pitchers foot leave contact with the rubber prior to releasing the ball. If so does it need to stay in contact with the ground?

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