Waldo M.Claflin invented baseball cleats
It was derived from the game of Baseball!
George H invented softball on a cold winter day because he couldn't play baseball in such a small gym
He invented indoor baseball, which they later renamed into softball.
george Hancock invented softball in 1888 in Chicago. originally called indoor baseball.
Softball was invented in Chicago, Illinois.
Softball was invented in 1887 but everybody played it. Not until later did mostly women play baseball and men can play softball too.
The softball glove was invented in the 1920's.
Softball was invented in November of 1887 in Chicago, IL.
When softball was first invented people called it lemon ball, diamond ball, super slow pitch, cabbage ball, indoor baseball, mush ball, playground ball, kitten ball and because it was also played by women ladies' baseball. The name softball was given to the game in 1926.
Some of the differences are: (SOFTBALL) 1. YOU THROW UNDERHAND. 2. THE BALL IS NOT AS HARD AS THE BASEBALL. 3. THE BALL IS A LITTLE BIGGER THAN THE BASEBALL. (BASEBALL) 1. YOU THROW OVERHAND. 2. THE BALL IS NOT AS SOFT AS THE SOFTBALL. 3. THE BALL IS NOT AS BIG AS THE SOFTBALL.
No, softball was invented in 1887. Click on the 'History of Softball' link on this page to read all about how the game was invented.
1887 and it was 20 men who first started playing. George Hancock is considered to be the guy who started it all it was in Chicago and it wasn't called softball it was indoor baseball but it had all the rules that softball has.
In 1887, George Hancock, a reporter for Chicago Board of Trade, invented softball. He invented the game as a form of indoor baseball on a cold winter day inside the warm Farragut Boat Club.SoftballSoftball is a variant of baseball and a popular participant sport, particularly in the United States. It is generally agreed that softball developed from a game called indoor baseball, first played in Chicago.Hope this helpedPEACE OUT :D
George Hancock invented "indoor baseball" that was changed into "softball" over the years. It was invented in Chicago in a gym on Thanksgiving, 1887. Hope that answered your question?
Are you asking if which sport is more popular, or which object is larger, a baseball or a softball? A softball is a larger ball then a baseball, but baseball is tremendously more popular than softball.
George Hancock invented softball.
george Hancock is the invented of softball
Baseball is not called softball. The game of softball is called softball because the ball used is softer than a baseball.
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.
softball was not discovered but invented by George Hancock.
It was invented by George Hancock in 1887.
Baseball is played with a smaller and harder ball than softball, hence the term SOFTball.