Fastpitch softball involves throwing the ball faster and straighter than slow pitch. In slowpitch, the ball is generally thrown higher and slower and more like a blooper. it can be harder to hit a line drive with slow pitch rather than fastpitch because you are it at an up ward angle. In fastpitch you are to swing straight.
there are many types of ways to play softball. there is slow pitch and fast pitch. tee ball and coach pitch but fast pitch is where they go in a hole wind up and pitch the ball to the hitter.
yes there is different types of softball. There is fast-pitch and there is slow-pitch softball.
Although, there is no slow pitch in baseball, there is slow pitch and fast pitch in softball
The ball goes slower and there is more offense in the game.
i know in fast pitch softball it is 4 outfielders allowed on the field at once
50 feet for slow pitch softball, 46 feet for fast pitch.
12 inches for slow pitch and 11 inches for fast pitch
If your playing any kind of Womens softball then yes. But for mens softball, it matters what league your playing in. Some lay overhand slow itch, overhand fast itch, underhand slow pitch or underhand fast pitch. Check with a teamate or make sure what kinda of softball you are playing
There are two different kinds of softball, fast pitch and slow pitch. Rather than try to explain I will point you to a wonderful link that will explain all. http://www.sportsknowhow.com/softball/dimension/softball-fast-pitch-field-dimensions.html
slow pitch ball is harder
One is thrown slow and the other is thrown fast.
you can break a slow pitching by using the bat in a regular or fast pitching softball game.
No, you can not lead off the bases in slow-pitch softball. You can't even lead off the bases in fast-pitch softball.You have to wait until the ball passes the home plate.
11" circumference for women's slow pitch softball.
Cricket, slow and fast pitch softball are three.
check this out: http://www.sportsknowhow.com/diagrams/softball-slow-pitch-field-dimensions-diagram.pdf
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The term softball came from the way they first played, when pitching underhand was a soft, slow pitch. So it was soft..ball. You may also here the terms slow pitch for younger girls these days and fast pitch for older girls.
Because of the relatively different speeds one can pitch in modified, the best bat to purchase would be a fast pitch bat. Although the speeds will not be as fast a a Fast Pitch league the pitchers will still be throwing harder than a slow pitch/arc league. Hope this helps
40 feet! I'm a pitcher in softball, exect it's fast pitch so slow pitch may be at 30 feet. I cant remeber! But I'm preety sure!