no, softball came first
who came up with the name creators
1887 is the year softball came to america
The first softball team was vogt. vogts softball team began in 1998..the first person to sign up was A women name Kim Terross
in 1887 and it got its name because they used a rolled up boxing glove
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.
Harry came up with the name :)
Aside from the basic "softball is for girls," not really. This is mainly due to the fact that baseball overshadows softball since it came before softball.
who first came up with the name email?
Michael Clifford came up with the name. :)
a simple other name for a softball diamond is a feild
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.
Robert Hooke came up with the name cell. =D
Alfred Wegener came up with the name Pangaea which means "all land".
A Yale alumnus was the first person to play softball. A Yale alumnus threw a glove to a Harvard supported who returned it with a stick and that is how softball came into being.
The lead singer for Avenged Sevenfold (M. Shadows) came up with the name.
Well actually another name for baseball is hardball which are played by males. Softball is a name for what girls play. The name of the sport was actually named by the ball. Softball, a ball that is soft. They kept the sport simple.
come up?? her mother came up with her name Andrea is her mothers name her mothers name is Andrea F Swift and her fathers name is Scott K Swift
There are a number of associations in softball but I will presume you are asking about ASA (amateur softball association).
baseball Definately baseball! It's America's Pastime! If you look in a history book there is stuff about baseball but not softball! Baseball is more well known there for it came first It's better too!
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.
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.
dinosauria- latin name for "fearfully-great creature" Dr. Richard Owen came up with the name.
You can play softball as long as you like just not a grandma. There is pro softball, so you can play softball as long as you like.