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Why the ball of baseball is hard why the game is called softball?

Baseball is not called softball. The game of softball is called softball because the ball used is softer than a baseball.


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


Can you catch a softball of the fence in softball?

No if it is a foul ball or if it hits the fence and you catch it it does not matter you still can play it if it is not foul but if it is foul and you catch it when it hits the fence they just call it a strike. Actually - you CAN catch a ball off the fence. There is no rule against it, however it will NOT be counted as an out. The fence is part of the field just like the ground. Therefore, if it hits the fence in foul or fair territory, it is played the same as if it had hit the ground before you caught it.


What is a ball in play called in softball?

a fair ball.


Why is a softball called a softball?

Because it is less dense than a hard ball.


Is tennis harder than baseball?

i wouldn't say so. i have played softball for most of my life and tennis takes hitting the ball over a fence but softball and baseball require hitting the ball, ptching, and fielding.


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.


When you hit the ball in softball what is it called?

hitter


Was softball ever called kitten ball?

No


Why is softball called softball?

Although Softballs are hard, they used to be an alternative to baseball for those who wanted a softer ball. It was big, soft, and squishy. The softball was then changed to a harder ball but the name stuck.


What was the game of softball originally called?

Kitten Ball


What is a batted ball hit on the ground in softball?

It's just called a ground ball.


What did people call softball when was it first invented?

When softball was first invented people called it lemon ball, diamond ball, super slow pitch, cabbage ball, indoor baseball, mush ball, playground ball, kitten ball and because it was also played by women ladies' baseball. The name softball was given to the game in 1926.


What weighs more a softball or tennis ball?

A softball weighs more. A tennis ball is smaller that a softball and is hollow. A softball is larger and it is not hollow, making the softball heavier than the tennis ball.


What is kickball also known as?

Kickball is played on a softball field. it has 3 bases and one base called a home plate. Kickball is the same as softball but you dont play with a bat you kick a ball with your feet.A foul ball is counted as an out. Kickball is played on a softball field. it has 3 bases and one base called a home plate. Kickball is the same as softball but you dont play with a bat you kick a ball with your feet.A foul ball is counted as an out.


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 is the sport called when you hit a ball with a bat?

Baseball, softball and cricket are all bat and ball sports.


What is a softball team called?

a soft ball team


What is the name for when you tap the ball in softball?

Well that is certainely called a bunt


What happens on a fly ball when the baserunner is not on a base in softball?

The baserunner is called out.


Why did they name softball softball?

They named it softball because the game of softball was derived from Baseball. The baseball had a hard core whereas the softball has a soft core, so they named it softball. Although the ball is not softball the core of the ball is soft.


How do you correctly tag a player out in softball?

To tag a player out in softball, you can either tag them directly with the ball, or with the ball in your glove. It will not be called an out if you tag them with the glove with the ball in the other hand. When tagging a player, it is easier to straddle the bag, so you can easily get the tag down and make the out. You might want to look up videos on youtube for a visual example


What ball has a greater density softball or soccer ball?

A softball is more dense than a soccer ball.


What is it called when you hit in softball the ball and make it to third base on a hit?

A triple.


What is mush ball?

a form of softball, also called "super slow pitch"