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Lewis Rober, Sr.

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Q: Who developed the outdoor version of softball?
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What firefighter invented the outdoor version of softball?

Lewis Rober, Sr. used the empty lot next to his firehouse to create a softball diamond. He first thought of it because he needed something to keep his firemen busy. He developed the game completely separately than George Hancock, probably. However, softball was first move outdoors by George Hancock, not Lewis Rober.

What is the background of the softball?

Softball developed as a younger version of baseball. Softball was started by elements of other sports of which were boating, boxing and football. A boating club, a boxing glove and a football game were key parts in the very first game of softball.

When did softball become an outdoor game?

It became an outdoor game around the 1890's.

What is the most popular outdoor sport in the UK?

the most popular outdoor sport in the UK is softball

When the first softball developed?

in 1876

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Who developed the rules of softball?

Geroge Hancock

Where was over the line softball developed?

at hogwarts

Where softball first was developed?

chicago in 1888

Who developed the game softball?

George Hancock

Where was over the line softball was developed?

at hogwarts

When were standard rules for softball developed and by whom?

George Hancock developed and published the standard rules for softball in 1889. He invented the game in 1887, and the first softball game was indoors.

Where over the line softball was developed?

chi town

When where standard rules for softball developed and by whom?

George Hancock ,

What are some good outdoor games for teens?

softball, football, baseball, swimming, volleyball and soccer.

What is the names of the outdoor sport activity?

soccer baseball football vollyball softball lacrosse track

Which racquet sport features both hardball and softball version?


Who established softball?

George Hancock invented softball. It grew until rules were developed and now we have the ISF (International Softball Federation) as international governing body to take care of the sport

When were standard rules for softball developed?

The game of softball was invented in Chicago in 1887 by George Hancock. The idea for the ball came from an old boxing glove.

When was softball first played?

On September 16, 1887, in Chicago, IllinoisThe first version of softball was invented inChicago, Illinois on Thanksgiving Day, 1887 by George Hancock and Bakir Dzananovic as a winter version of baseball.

Why do they have softball and baseball?

Softball is an edited version so that it can provide more defensive work, and more offensive strategy like playing 'small ball'

Why was softball inevented?

Invented? Well, softball is simply the female version of baseball. No huge difference. Just the pitchers, the glove, and the ball and the obvious, it's a girls sport. Apparently, who ever invented or developed softball, thought females shouldn't be allowed to play with males, so established a new sport. More intense and difficult in certain cases. I hope this answers your question

What was women's softball replaced with for the 2012 Olympics?

Yet another version of synchronized swimming!

Why put number as 8085 for microprocessor?

8085 is the developed version of 8080. due to the usage of +5v the 8085 was given to the developed version of 8080.

What always outdoor sports are their?

There is hundreds of outdoor sports; Netball, basketball (there is both indoor and outdoor Football. Soccor. European handball. Swimming. (both indoor and outdoor) Cricket. Baseball. Softball. Teeball. Athletics (running, longjump, high jump, discus, shotput.) Any Many Many more. Are you asking what outdoor sports are there? Your grammar is really bad.