The ball used in Baseball is called baseball.
Baseball is not called softball. The game of softball is called softball because the ball used is softer than a baseball.
Because it was origanly called baseball and they needed a ball so they called it a baseball!!
One game played with a bat and no ball is Piñata.Games played with a bat and ball include baseball and cricket.
because you use bases. and a ball.
it was created by john denemer in 1856. he knew that there would be a great need in baseball. because first they used stones as their ball so he invented the ball in baseball. called, baseball ball.
Well, I think they called baseball, because for base.... their are bases in the game, and for ....ball, their playing with a ball.
A foul ball
A ball that is used for a sport that's called baseball For more info http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball
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.
baseball and softball of coarse.
Well most of them are played with a ball because what else would you use? A rock? Some games have to be played with a ball like baseball because what would you throw for the batter to hit? And what would the game be called if there was no ball base rock? So that is your answer and it will be your best (I bet) Your welcome for answering it... Gabriellehebert
yes base ball has been played in the summer Olmpics
the ball is in the base ball circle because it is being played by the players that are playig with them
a one hopper
Baseball might actually have had its origins in ancient Egypt, where the Pharaohs played a game called seker-hemat, hitting a ball with a stick, with their priests as catchers.
You step on bases and there is a ball that you throw, therefore it's called baseball.
Probably because the there are bases in the game, and you use a ball to play.
The ball is larger in basketball. Baseball is played with more players.