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It is a strike.

3 strikes and you're out.

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Q: When the batter swings at a pitch and miss it?
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What happens when a batter gets hit by a pitch?

the batter advances to first base

What is it called when the batter swings at a pitch and misses it?


If a batter swings at a pitch and the pitch hits the batter is it a strike?

Yes as a matter of fact it is. If the bat swings half way past home plate then its a strike.

What if pitcher hits batter?

If the pitcher hits the batter on a pitch then the batter is awarded first base. However if the batter swings at the ball and it hits her then it is a strike

What if batter swings and hits a bounced ball on the pitch and hits it fair?

Fair ball.

When does a strike in softball occur?

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

If a batter steps on home plate to avoid being hit by a pitch is the pitch a strike?

If the pitch passes through the strike zone, or if the batter swings at the pitch and misses, it's a Strike. Otherwise it's a Ball. It has nothing to do with where the batter is standing.

Is it catcher interference if the batter is in the box doing practice swings and makes contact with the catcher's glove?

if there was no pitch then no. if there was a pitch then yes.

Can a pitch that lands on home plate be a strike?

If the batter swings or makes an attempt at a bunt then yes.

If pitch hits ground in fastpitch baseball then hits the batter does he go to first?

Yes, unless he swings at it.

If the batter attempts to hit the ball but the pitch hits her does she get the base?

No. If the batter swings at the pitch and is struck by the pitch, it is called a strike. A batter may not take first base when struck by any pitch that is called a strike. This also includes those pitches that the batter does not swing at. If the batter leans over the plate and is struck by a pitch that the umpire calls a strike, the batter does not get to go to first base.

When a batter swings at a pitch and misses is?

Baseball is a game of balls and strikes: the pitcher throws the ball, and the batter tries to hit it. If the batter swings at the ball and misses, that is called a strike. A batter gets three strikes (three efforts to swing at the ball) before being called "out."

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