there are many types of ways to play softball. there is slow pitch and fast pitch. tee ball and coach pitch but fast pitch is where they go in a hole wind up and pitch the ball to the hitter.
1 Stay in the baseline 2 when you play fast pitch you will need a fast pitch bat 3 when you are in the field stay out of the baseline
you can be turning 11 in the next 6 months or be 12
It was originated by a group of 20 girls that couldn't play fast pitch hardball in the 1800's. So they organized and created indoor softball.
The permitted weight of a softball for international fast pitch play is between 6.25 oz (178 g) and 7.0 oz (198.4 g).
No! Fast pitch softball is a demanding sport. You have to be quick, tough, but more importantly, you have to be smart. Softball and Baseball are some of the most complicated games played today. Strategy is a huge part of the game. The more you know, the better you will play. Also, there are also plenty of men's fastpitch softball leagues.
You should always aim at the person chest when you are throwing. I play Fast pitch softball and i have been playing for 9 years and im 13 right now.
What size of what? They use an 11 inch ball if that what you're asking.
8U and 10U fast pitch - 35 feet12U through 18U fast pitch - 40 feet In Men's softball it is 50 feet. I believe High School girls play at 46 feet. I am not sure about the above answers.
you under hand a pitch by tossing it under hand
Many Alaskans fish and hunt, and some play slow pitch softball.
Not many boys play softball but it is not illegal. im 11 and i almost pitch bbetter softball than baseball. ( i play baseball). so if i could find a league that guys play softball, i would go there definitly. the reason most girls play softball because back ago, girls were not allowed to play baseball so they created softball. it was just a sexus thing to do.
to play softball such as pitching catchig batting and throwig a softball goes along with the sportTo hit, throw, and pitch field
Wikipedia says the circumference of a fast-pitch softball for international play is 12 in. The formula for circumference is 2*pi*radius. So to find the radius, divide the circumference by 2*pi. The answer then is: 1.9 in.
In about every conutry they play softball. The only one that i know that softball is not really played is in the middle east.
About 56 million people play softball around the world
There is no slow pitch softball for high school girls. In fact there is no slow pitch softball for middle school girls either. I would know since i play for my school.
No. You must have a glove to play in the field, no matter where. Obviously, except for the base coaches and umpires.
they say what if the pitch thrown is a strike or a ball and determine if the play is safe or out.
For fast pitch softball, international play and NCAA is bottom of the shoulders to lower portion of the knees. And the width of the plate. NOTE: Due to size of the ball the strike zone in softball can seem wider than MLB, but it's similar. Also the rules of the batters box differ between softball and baseball.
Supposedly, when starting (age 6). 48% play (t-ball, coach pitch) but as time goes on, it drops to about 29%.
110 countries play women and men's softball, i have never heard of a country that only permits women's softball.
A good reason NOT to play softball is because you can often get hit by the ball in many ways, such as: When you are batting, you can get hit off of a bad pitch. When someone is batting and hits the ball to you and you get hit by it. When you are hit by the ball threw at you, and many others ways. Other than that, softball is a fun sport and I advise you to play it.