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# If a ball lands in foul territory but bounces inside the baseline before first or third base is it fair?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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14y ago

Yes, it depends where the ball is first touched by the fielder.

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Wiki User

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the ball is foul

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10y ago

Yes

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Q: If a ball lands in foul territory but bounces inside the baseline before first or third base is it fair?
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