Best Answer

It doesn't. Three strikes is an out, and there are three outs in an inning per team.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2010-04-05 03:16:37
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


See all cards
1 Review

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why do 3 strikes make an inning over in baseball?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

There are two outs - a player is at bat and he already has two strikes and two balls How many more strikes until the inning is over?

That depends on if this is the top or the bottom of the inning. If it is the bottom then only one strike will do the trick, unless this batter gets a hit then we can't know the answer. If it is the top of the inning then we cannot know the answer.

If you baseball game is at the 7th inning how long until its over?

It can go on for hours ...

How many outs are in an inning in baseball game?

In a standard baseball game, there are three outs per inning for each team, with nine innings played. If the home team is ahead after the visiting team has batted in the ninth inning, the game is over at that point (as there is no need for the home team to bat).

Which cabinet officer is responsible for strikes?

Air strikes? The Department of Defense. Strikes, as in labor strikes? No government department is responsible for these, although the Department of Labor can have some influence over them. But the strikes themselves are the responsibility of the unions involved, and the businesses.

When a stroke strikes advert who is the voice over?

Sue Johnson

What is an inning in baseball?

An inning is when each team gets a turn to bat with 3 outs. The visiting team bats first in an inning, and once they have gotten out 3 times, then the home team takes it's turn to bat with 3 outs. Once the inning is over you move onto the next inning, until you've played the last one. They're 9 innings in baseball.

Which player throws strikes and balls over the home plate?

The pitcher.

Does baseball make the most money?

Footballers weekly salary have gone over the roof so they make much more then baseball players.

When a runner is on 1st base and there are two strikes and 2 outs and the batter strikes out but the catcher drops the ball can the runner on 1st base run to 2nd base?

No. There are 3 outs. It makes no difference if the catcher catches or drops the ball. A hitter may attempt to take first base if he strikes out and the catcher drops the ball AND first base is not occupied. In this case, first base is already occupied the inning is over.

What reading level is Darth Vader strikes back?

over 5,000 mediclohrines

What was the Number of strike in Singapore in 1947?

if i'm not wrong there were over 300 strikes.

3 outs made by each team in baseball is called?

It's just called the end of a half-inning, or the announcer may say, "the side is retired." When both teams have made their three outs, the full inning is over.

People also asked