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It will nullify the look back rule but other than that nothing happens.

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Q: What happens if the pitcher steps out of the pitchers circle in fast pitch softball?
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Pitchers mound in softball?

There is a pitcher's circle but no actual mound of dirt. There is a pitcher's circle but no actual mound of dirt.

What is a softball pitcher?

A softball pitcher is the girl in the circle on the mound in the center of the field. She is the girl who pitches the ball to the batters.

What are the dimensions of a softball mound?

Softball doesn't have a raised mound. In fast pitch softball, there is a circle with an 8 foot diameter drawn around the pitcher's plate.

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There are certain things a pitcher may not do while within this circle. Fore example, when the umpire puts a new ball in play, some pitchers will spit on their hands and rub the ball up. Done outside this circle, it is legal; done inside this circle, it is illegal.

What is the height of the pitching mound in womens fast pitch softball?

There is no pitcher's mound in softball, just a flat plate. In fast pitch softball, a circle with an 8 foot radius is drawn around the plate. Also see the related question.

How big is the softball pitching circle in fastpitch softball?

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In softball how does out by hesitation work?

If the pitcher is in the pitching circle and the runner doesn't commit either to advance or return the runner is out. So long as the pitcher doesn't make any attempt to throw the ball and get the runner out.

Why is there a 360 degree circle around the pitcher'smound in ladies softball?

Well in baseball men are able to "lead off" but once the pitcher has the ball in the circle the runner can't take their place off their base or they will be out.

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the speed happens by having a fast arm circle and a strong wrist flip. hope it helps.

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