A strike in softball is when a pitcher pitches a softball to the batter [located in the batter box in front of the catcher] and the batter misses. When it is a strike, it is thrown in a particular area from the batter's armpits to the bottom of their knees.
By striking out.
It is a term to identify the next batter in the line up after the current batter.
A runner doesn't get a strike, a batter does.
Lead off batter or the first batter to start off the teams turn at bat.
It provides better visibility for the batter.
In softball yes.. if first base is not occupied.... but it depends on baseball and softball and what leval you play at
The distance between the pitcher and the batter should be around 30 feet.
If it hit the batter the batter gets first and it's scored as a hit by pitch.
Yes they can.
The next batter that is waiting to bat is referred to as being on deck.
strike out, ground out, fly out
A double is when the batter reaches second base on a hit ball.
Yes, if you are the batter.
It is allowed in baseball and softball.
The batter missed three pitches. 3 strikes=your out
It has to go above the batter's head.
In competitive mens slowpitch softball, a "sac fly" is an out. However, the batter still receives the RBI.
A sacrifice fly in softball is when they batter sacrifices themselves (meaning they are getting an out) to score the runner or to move the runner into scoring position.
A 'K' is a strikeout where the batter swung at strike three. A 'k' is a strikeout where the batter did not swing at strike three.