Softball is a variant of Baseball. All the rules are essentially the same, however, the ball is bigger in softball and therefore easier to hit and doesn't go as far when hit.
1887 is the year softball came to america
The way you get on to the USA Olympic Softball team is when you are in collage they have someone come and scout you and then if your good they ask you to come and play with them.
According to bellaonline.com: "The term "softball" didn't come about until 1926."
about 50 to 55 mph
chicago in 1888
m best friend rebecca she was riding on a unicorn and the magical lepercon drove it in her face . i mean come on u think i know.
The first softball game was played on Thanksgiving Day in 1887. They players played inside of a gym at Farragut Boat club, located in Chicago, IL. The believed inventor of softball is George Hancock.
A slow pitch softball places emphasis on how the ball is hit and not just on making contact. Driving the ball is highly essential to hitters and this will come from the speed of the bat.
When a ball goes up ... it must come down.
Yes so you can hit the ball harder
say, "Do you want to come to my softball games?" and if he says know, don't try to force him. ask him nicely and tell him to meet you in a certain place, maybe even add on that he is your "good luck charm"
The maximum speed in which a softball can come off the bat at in mph. (The bat's composition or structure is designed to limit the speed of the ball off the bat to 120mph)
They named it softball because the game of softball was derived from Baseball. The baseball had a hard core whereas the softball has a soft core, so they named it softball. Although the ball is not softball the core of the ball is soft.
Simply because it's heavier.
yes.. muhahaha. it was me. and i was an outfielder. and i was hit in the head with a softball, knocked unconsouis to the ground. and died. i will now come and haunt every outfielder that will ever read this. so then. they will feel my pain.
softball in Tagalog: softball (no Tagalog translation)
Sadly, softball has been eliminated from the 2012 Olympics so the future doesn't look bright, even though there are thousands of young girls in many different countries participating in the sport. Softball can try to put in a bid for the 2016 Olympics where hopefully the olympic comittee will place them in.
In coed asa softball a 12 softball inch for men and an 11 inch for women softball.
They named it softball because the game of softball was derived from baseball. The baseball had a hard core whereas the softball has a soft core, so they named it softball. Although the ball is not softball the core of the ball is soft.
Im not aware of a lot of softball sites but this is what I always check out in terms of softball conditioning and a lot of softball tips on improving softball skills
A softball weighs more. A tennis ball is smaller that a softball and is hollow. A softball is larger and it is not hollow, making the softball heavier than the tennis ball.
softball originated in Chicago on thanksgiving day by George Hancock. a rolled up boxing glove was used as the ball and a broken broom stick as the bat. they soon made it an adult league team then became popular.
Softball bats come in all different weight classes and sizes. Therefore, the lightest bat could feasibly weigh just a few ounces, but most of them weigh at least 20 ounces.