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Yes. Once a ball is called a foul, it remains a foul. It can not become anything besides a foul.

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Q: In baseball if a ball is a foul and rolls back into play is it still a foul?
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Is a ball foul if it rolls out in foul territory and back in fair territory before it reaches 3rd base or first base foul?

the rule states that if the ball rolls foul and then rolls back into fair territory before it reaches third or first base, it is indeed a fair ball

You hit the ball over a lateral waterhazad the ball hit the ground on the other side and roles back in the water Where do you drop the ball?

The ball would be dropped at the point of impact no closer to the hole, unless there is a designated "Drop Area". If there is not the player is to drop their ball, and if it rolls back into the water this step is repeated. If it rolls back in again, then the ball is placed at point of impact.

What if you take a drop from casual water and the ball roles back into casual water?

If you drop it and it rolls back into the water, you take another free drop, if this rolls back into the water you place the ball where it touched the ground on the second drop. Remember, no nearer the hole.

If team A punts the ball from their 5 yard line and team B blocks the punt and the ball rolls out of the back of the end-zone is it a touch-back or safety?


Is there a thing called rolling foul in baseball?

Yea. It usually happens if a player bunts the ball and the ball rolls foul after being bunted.

A batted ball hits home plate then strikes the batter while still in the batters box and rolls into fair territory is this a fair ball?

No, ball is dead and is considered a foul ball.

A ball crosses a water hazard and rolls back into the water?

The ball is played from where it stops. If you can't hit it out of the hazard, take the drop and penalty.

How are the frames of reference used in baseball?

A frame is when the catcher catches the ball and rolls his glove into the strike zone.

What rolls faster a baseball or a tennis ball?

if you apply the same amount of energy, then the tennis ball rolls faster. the equation for kinetic energy is 1/2mv2, with the last 2 being a "square." the mass of the tennis ball is less, so that balances out with a larger speed. hope that helps

The umpire calls a ball batted behind homeplate a foul ball. The ball spins back onto homeplate without being touched. Is the ball fair or foul?

If the ball landed behind home plate, it is already a foul ball, even if it rolls back into fair territory. If the batter already has 2 strikes and then the ball is bunted foul, it's an out. The above answer is wrong. If a batted ball lands behind home plate but rolls forward and settles on the plate or in front of the plate, it is a fair ball.

What are the rules of kickball?

The rules of kickball are the same as baseball: three strikes your out, three outs then change sides and the other team kicks the ball. The pitcher rolls you the ball instead of throwing you the ball.

Little league ball is hit and bounces back toward batter it hits batters helmet and goes out of bounds Is the batter out?

If the baseball hit the ground in foul territory, the ball is a foul ball. If the baseball hit the ground in fair territory, and the batter/runner is still in the batter's box when the baseball hits him, it is a foul ball. If the baseball hit the ground in fair territory and the batter/runner is out of the batter's box when the baseball hits him, the batter/runner is out and the ball is dead.

Does the size of a ball effect how fast it rolls?

The size of a ball does affect how fast it rolls. Surface also play a major role in how fast a ball will move.

When the ball rolls off of the alley where does it end up?

You get a gutter ball!

If a ball is hit in foul territory before first and third base and rolls fair is it a foul or fair ball?

Is the baseball is hit inside the batter's box or is hit in fould ground before first and third base then the ball is foul even if the ball comes back into fair ground. Thing to remember is once the ball hits any fould territory then it will be foul no matter what happens after the play.

If a Batter hits a baseball and it bounces off home plate and then rolls into fair territory is it foul?

It would be considered a fair ball.

In softball is it fair if the ball is on the foul line?

In both baseball and softball all lines are considered to be fair territory. If a batted ball hits the line on the fly, but then rolls into foul territory, it is still considered a fair ball. This rule only applies to a ball hit past either the first or third base bag. A ball that hits the line, or inside the line, before reaching the first or third base bag is a foul ball.

What is topspin?

the movement in a ball that rolls forward, as opposed to side spin or back spin -in billiards when the cue strikes it above the centerline, so that after striking will cause the ball to travel forward. -in bowling, using the hand to lift and roll the ball forward, to accelerate the momentum forward. -ingolf, striking so the ball turns or rolls forward for additional yardage when landed and so forth in games of "ball"

Does a ball rolls farther on grass dirt wood?

wood because wood is a surface and when the ball rolls it gains speed to roll farther.

What solid figure rolls and slides?

A solid figure that rolls or slides is a sphere (ball/globe/orb)

What does 'through the wickets' in baseball mean?

"Through the wickets" refers to hoops used in croquet. In baseball, if a ground ball is hit and rolls between a fielder's legs, the legs represent wickets.

Define what is ground ball in softball?

when the ball is hit on the ground and rolls.

Why does a ball roll when you blow on it?

The ball rolls when you blow on it because of Friction.

Does it count in baseball if the ball bounces and lands in the strike zone it still counts?

It would be a ball

Does sphere rolls or slides?

A sphere rolls because a sphere is like a ball and a ball would roll. Remember round stuff always roll