An extended first based in softball is known as a double bag as well. It is an orange bag that is in foul territory. A runner that is running straight through first base is entitled to the orange base, leaving the first baseman the white base to make the play. This is just to prevent unnecessary collisions at first base, as a safety precaution. It is an optional addition to fields.
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.
there are 4 bases in softball, homeplate, first base, second base, third base...
First base is the base you run to after you hit the ball.
Go to first base.
when someone hits the softball and and the person on first, second, and third base has to run tothe next base
the most important position in softball is deffinatley first base.