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When a ball hits this yellow line, it is considered a home run in Major League Baseball. Most ballparks have this yellow line that helps umpires judge if a ball went over the wall.

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Q: If a ball hits the yellow line at the top of the fence in the outfield is it considered a home run?
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Is it a home run if a batted ball hits the yellow cap of a fence?

If the ball hits the top of the yellow fence it is a homerun, even if it comes back onto the field.

What is home run in softball?

The home run in softball is the same as in baseball. When the batter hits the ball over the outfield fence in fair territory it is a home run. It is also considered a home run if the batter hits the ball inside the fence and is able to run all the bases and back to home plate before being thrown out.

If an outfielder is jumping up onto the outfield fence and he catches a ball is this an out?

An outfielder just cannot be jumping up against the wall/fence, I mean up onto the wall/fence.

If a fly ball hits the outfield fence in fair territory then is caught before it hits the ground is it an out?


If a fielder touches a fly ball and deflects it over the outfield fence is it an out or a home run?

It is a home run as long as the ball never bounced on the ground or against the fence. If it does, than it is the umpires' discretion on where to place the runners.

What are foul territories in softball?

Foul territories are the same in any league of baseball and softball. The foul line runs along the first and third base lines and continue all the way to the fence or wall in the outfield. Any ball that lands outside of that line is considered a foul ball.

What does home run' mean?

it means a player hit the ball over the outfield fence and he gets to round the bases and score

What is the call on a fly ball that hist the foul pole?

Fair ball, usually judged a home run since usually foul poles are above the outfield fence.

How long is a home run?

in baseball: when a person hits the ball over the outfield fence, or beyond the distance measured as a home run

What is a foul ball considered in softball?

A foul ball is considered a strike in softball if you catch it its an out. but if it bounces of a fence an you catch it its not an out. If it bounces of an that would have been the third stike then its an out

Where is out of bounds in baseball?

Anywhere one the field is 'in bounds'. If a baseball is hit anywhere over the fence, anywhere on the field, it is out of bounds. If it is hit over the fence in the outfield it is a home run. Anywhere else it is just a foul ball.

How far is a major league home run?

In baseball, if a ball is hit to the point that the batter can run around all bases and get back to home plate without being interfered with the other team it is considered a home run. A home run is typically hit over the outfield fence, and the fence should be at least 250 feet away from home base.

What is the velocity of the ball when it left the bat if it was hit at a 45 degree angle and just cleared the outfield fence 98 meters away?

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If a fly ball rolls under the outfield fence and the fielder picks up the ball and throws it in before it has been verified what is the correct call?

It's either a ground rule double or the runner gets the next base.

What does the term home run mean?

Ball is hit over the outfield fence, or batter runs through the bases without an error by the defensive team and reaches home safely.

Is advancing a runner buy hitting a flyball or putting the ball in play considered a time at bat?

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What if you throw a ball over a 10 ft fence barely clearing the fence the ball reaches its maxium height directly above the fence and lands 10 ft from the fence using the fence as the axis of symmetr?

Yes. It clears the fence and hits me.

Where is Hank Aaron's 715 home run ball?

Hank Aaron's 715 home run ball was caught by his teammate Tom House just over the outfield fence. He returned the ball to Aaron and it is now on display in the Atlanta Braves Hall of Fame in Turner Field along with the bat used to hit the ball.

What happens when a player thinks there are three outs when there are only two and tosses the ball into the stands?

depends if a fly ball was hi into right and he throws it over the outfield fence into the stands it is a home run otherwise it would just get you a fine because its not the last out and your throwning it into the stands

How can you rewrite ''the batter hits the ball into the outfield.'' into to an imperative?

Batter hit the ball into the outfield.

How does raising an outfield fence affect the distance a ball has to travel to clear the fence?

Generally speaking, it means the ball has to be harder and farther. The question is if it really does. Fenway Park has a 37 foot fence in left field, which is only 310 feet away. Still, it is a popular target for right-handed hitters. The Los Angeles Coliseum had a comedically short left field (290 feet) and a very high net, but Wally Moon took great advantage anyways, and had career power numbers.

Is there a Little League rule that if a batted ball hits the yellow cap of a fence it is a home run regardless if the ball goes over or fall back onto the field?

Yes, that is a home run. Im not sure of the rule number, but it is a homer.

Is it foul ball if it lands in outfield and then rolls into foul?

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Is it a home run if the ball is caught at the fence and player goes over the fence with the ball?

I am under the assumption that the fielder must come down with the ball in fair territory for this to be an out. If he catches the ball while he is jumping over the fence and lands out of the playing area then it is a home run. Correct or Incorrect?

What is the predicate verb in Over the fence flew the ball?

Over the fence flew