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if the batter swings and misses or if the pitch is between the chest and kness

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What is a description of the strike zones in softball-?

The strike zones in softball is the way that you hit the ball. Usually the strike zone is from knees to the chest.


When will a runner get a strike in softball?

A runner doesn't get a strike, a batter does.


What is it called when you swing and miss in softball?

a strike.


What is an out in softball?

It's when you strike out tag out or throw out


Strike zone in slow pitch softball?

Anything that hits the plate is considered a strike.


What is the stike of softball?

A strike in softball is when a pitcher pitches a softball to the batter [located in the batter box in front of the catcher] and the batter misses. When it is a strike, it is thrown in a particular area from the batter's armpits to the bottom of their knees.


What is considered a strike in softball?

Just like regular baseball, a strike is from the waists to the shoulders up.


Difference between walk and strike on the softball game?

In softball, the batter can be walked, strikeout, or they can get a hit. Walks are caused by the batter accumulating 4 balls. A ball is a pitch thrown outside of the strike zone. A strike is a pitch thrown inside the strike zone. A batter can get a strike by either swinging and missing the ball, or they can get a strike from not swinging at a strike within the strike zone.


Where is the strike zone in softball?

The strike zone in softball is from the armpits to the knees tall. A ball that crosses any part of the plate wide. The strike zone is supposed to stay constant, even between umpires, but some umpires will always have different strike zones than others.


Is a fouled third strike bunt attempt an out in girls softball?

Yes it is an out.


What are three types of outs in softball?

Ground out, fly out, and of course strike out.


What are the zones called in softball?

Strike Zone The strike zone is from the knee to shoulder of the batting softball player. The strike zone also extends as wide as a normal swing. A strike is called if the ball passes through the strike zone and reaches the catcher. The softball umpire will also call a strike if a batter swings and misses at a pitch outside the strike zone. Three strikes result in a batter being called out by the softball umpire. A ball is called for all pitches that miss the strike zone. Four balls allow a batter to walk to first base uncontested. Outfield These 3 zones are short, middle, and long. In the outfield.


What types of friction occur in softball?

During softball the types of friction that occurs if rolling friction


Is a foul ball counted as a strike in softball?

The first two foul balls count as strikes 1 and 2. After that, it is not a strike.


Can a batter run to first on dropped 3rd strike bunt in Softball?

Yes they can.


What are 3 ways the fielding team can get the batter out in softball?

strike out, ground out, fly out


What does strike out mean in softball?

The batter missed three pitches. 3 strikes=your out


Where did the homestead strike occur?

Georgia...


What does the K stand for in softball?

A 'K' is a strikeout where the batter swung at strike three. A 'k' is a strikeout where the batter did not swing at strike three.


When does a softball umpire call a strike?

an umpire calls a strike when the ball is in the strike zone. personal my strike zone is chest to shin. to call a strike, u raise your right hand up to your ear and make a fist an call out "STRIKE!"


Describe the strike zone in softball?

For fast pitch softball, international play and NCAA is bottom of the shoulders to lower portion of the knees. And the width of the plate. NOTE: Due to size of the ball the strike zone in softball can seem wider than MLB, but it's similar. Also the rules of the batters box differ between softball and baseball.


What size is extended strike zone for slow underhand pitch softball?

under your waist


What does a softball referees do?

they say what if the pitch thrown is a strike or a ball and determine if the play is safe or out.


What is the ruling for ASA softball on a pitched ball that hits the black part of the plate?

Strike


What are the strikeout cases in softball?

they are the same as in baseball, if you swing on srike 3 or if you get strike 3