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A Baseball field is larger and it has a pitching mound. A softball field has an extended first base to protect the fielder and runner.

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Q: What is the difference between a softball and baseball field?
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Difference between soft ball and baseball?

Softball uses a larger ball than baseball does. Softball bats and gloves are different in size and weight. Also a softball field is a lot smaller than a baseball field.

What are some differences between softball and baseball?

some differences between softball and baseball are the sizes of the field. the softball field is smaller adn the bases are only 60 feet between each one.

What is a comparison for softball and baseball?

Softballs are heavier than baseballs. The softball field is smaller than a baseball field.

Is the softball field smaller than the baseball field?

Yes a softball field is smaller than a basebal field - baseballs, when hit, travel further than a softball.

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What is the layout of a rounders field?

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What are the lengths of the bases in baseball and softball?

It is 60 feet from home to first on a softball field. It is the same distance between all the bases. The pitcher's mound is 40 to 43 feet way depending on the level of competition. The depth of the outfield varies from field to field.In baseball there is 90 feet in between bases. The distance between the pitcher's mound and home is 60.5 feet. As in softball the depth of the outfield varies from field to field.

Why do baseball players not use a softball?

Because of the size of the field that baseball is played on, the use of a softball would be irrational.

Softball regulation field size?

what is the name of the field what is the distance between bases

What ball travels further the softball or the baseball?

The baseball will travel farther because it is smaller. The smaller an object is, the less resistance it has to overcome to continue traveling. This is one of the reasons why a softball field is so much smaller than a baseball field. If softball was played on a baseball field, no one would be able to hit home-runs.

What type of sport is softball?

Softball is a variation of baseball. It is played on a smaller field than baseball and with a larger ball. Baseball and softball are considered a Bat and Ball (Safe Haven) type of Physical sport.

What is the softball playing field called?

A softball field.

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