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Home plate is in fair territory.

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What is offensive play in softball?

offense is when you are batting on home plate

Does the base runner have to slide if there is a play at home plate?

No they dont if they dont wont to

Where do Argentina play at home?

Argentina plays in the "Monumental", River Plate's stadium.

What is a home run?

A play in which the batter makes it safely around all bases and back to home plate without stopping.

What is another name for home plate in softball?

you call it 4 occasionally, such as "play is at 4".

How was Buster Posey injured?

Posey was injured at a play at home plate against Florida.

A batted ball hits home plate is it a dead ball?

No - the entire plate is in fair territory, so a batted ball that hits the plate is in play; however, if it goes foul after hitting the plate, it is a (foul) dead ball.

Can a player be out for not touching home plate on a walked in run?

Yes. The runner must touch home plate prior to being tagged for the run to score. If the defensive team does not tag the runner or step on home plate, the run counts. This is an appeal play. If no appeal is made by the defensive team. the run counts.

Can a catcher in slow pitch softball block the plate if theres a play at home?

A catcher can only block home plate if they have possession of the ball. This is true for any base. However, if the defensive player does not have possession of the ball and they block the plate, the runner is granted the base due to obstruction.

How far away is second base from first?

the distances between 1st, 2nd, 3ed, and home plate are 60 feet and from home plate to the pitchers mound is 40 feet. this depends on the league you play in and what level softball.

If runner misses home plate can the play be appealed?

Yes, it can...the same as missing any other base.

Time for player go from home plate to 1st base?

Who is running on the play? It always depends on which player it is...

Did Vladimir Guerrero throw home run from plate?

he has hit a home run from the plate and also thrown people out at home plate.

Distance between pitchers mound and home plate in minor league baseball?

Both Major League Baseball and their Minor League Teams (A, AA, AAA) play on fields of the same dimensions. So it is 60' 6" from the front of the pitcher's plate to the back tip of home plate.

How farr is it from the pitchers mound to home plate in softball?

12,16,18 and under play from 40 feet and 10 years and under play from 35 feet

What is the Distance of center fielder to second base?

This will vary dramatically based on the field and the specific fielder. Second base is 127 ft from home plate, and the center field wall will typically be between 390 and 440 feet from home plate. Generally, depending on the strength of the hitter, the center fielder will play 300 - 350 ft from home plate.

What is a home plate collision?

A home plate collision is usually the case of a base runner that was on one of the bases trying to reach home plate in order to score while the other team's Catcher is trying to block home plate in order to prevent the base runner from touching home plate in an effort to prevent a run from scoring and the runner and the base runner usually slides into the Catcher that is blocking home plate which is what one example of a home plate collision is.

What is the area of the home plate?

Home plate is 216 square inches.

Is batter called out if he steps on home plate?

If the batter touches home plate, while making contact with the plate, he is out.

Is Home Plate a common or proper noun?

No, home plate is a common noun, a word for any home plate anywhere.A common noun becomes a proper noun when it is the name of a person, place, thing, or a title. For example:The Home Plate Sports Tavern in Schuylerville, NYHome Plate Novelties in Erie, COHome Plate, a well known San Francisco Restaurant

Is the Black part of home plate?

No, the "black" is NOT part of home plate. Home plate is 17 inches wide. Some home-plate models have a black edge that extends beyond that 17 inches. The utility of that black edge is to protect the white edge of the actually plate from chipping.

How does the point go on home plate?

The pointed end of a home plate faces the rear, away from the playing field. The home plate itself if in fair territory.

What is a fast home plate to home plate time in baseball?

.44 seconds

What is the drop from the pitchers mound to home plate?

The pitcher's plate (or rubber) is 10 inches higher than home plate.

What is the measurement of the circle around home plate?

The circle around home plate generally measures 26 feet in diameter. This area is referred to as the home plate area.