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    Softball Vs Softball

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    difference between softball and baseball is ,baseball consists of nine innings, while softball consists of seven innings. Baseball has one and only one classification ,and the game is played the same way all over the world. Softball is classified into fast-pitch and slow-pitch which are both different from baseball. Softball and baseball are related, in fact softball originated from baseball; however these two sports are still very different. The difference between baseball and softball history and the difference between baseball and softball pitching is very different, but interesting. Baseballs come with a circumference of nine inches and softballs come with a circumference of eleven to twelve inches. The baseballs have stayed the same size over the years, the baseballs stayed at a circumference of nine inches were as softballs used to come with a circumference of seventeen inches. Softball is a variant of baseball, it is played with a larger ball on a smaller field. In 1888 in Chicago as an indoor game , it was at…

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    Softball Essay

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    In 1991, women’s fast pitch softball was added to the roster of the 1996 Summer Olympics – a landmark many people recognize as the ultimate success of a sport. Although softball was later dropped from the 2012 Summer Olympics line-up, the game is still one of the most popular participant sports in the United States and 113 countries have officially joined the International Softball Federation since the organization’s formation in 1952. According to the official rules developed early in the…

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    Softball Gloves

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    Finding the Right Softball Gloves Aside from softball bats, the important equipment in softball is fielding gloves. These are specifically designed to help and protect players in catching softballs. Softball gloves tend to lessen the impact of the ball to prevent injury. Before, softball gloves are made of leather which only covers the palm. Nowadays, manufacturers use high-end tools in creating softball gloves. Modern-day gloves are made of highly specialized materials which enhance the…

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    Baseball vs Softball Baseball and softball are very similar, or so you thought? Everyone knows both sports bat, play on a field, and try to get three outs to end the inning. But, there are a lot of differences with these sports also. For instance, the rules of the game are different and somewhat the same. When base running, baseball players can lead off. However, softball players can also lead off, but only when the ball is out of the pitcher's hand. Speaking of base running, the length…

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    diagonally on both sides. It measures to 12 inches in circumference and as opposed to its name, it’s not very soft at all. I’ve had many bruises that have proved so. I only have one softball left from when I played. It’s dirty; the yellow has faded from the wear and tear over the years. There are smidges of brown from the field and one of the stitches has come loose. Softball used to be my life for thirteen years until I made the decision to stop playing. Most of my gear has been given away…

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    Softball Research Paper

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    Softball is a great sport! Softball is one of the best sports there is to play. There are so many different positions to play including pitcher, catcher, first, second, third, shortstop, left field, center field, and right field. You can also be on the bases, or up to bat. When batting you have to keep your eye on the ball and follow through with your bat. If pitched and hit just right you could hit a homerun. Hitting the ball is one of the greatest feelings in the world. Once hit you run to…

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    Softball Persuasive Essay

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    Re-entering the Game Based on past and current practice, softball should be brought back to the 2020 Olympics. Softball and baseball were recently removed after the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The International Olympic Committee, also known as the IOC, decided that they needed to lessen the number of sports in the Olympics and baseball and softball were among the first to be removed. From the first game in the Olympics in 1966, to the last in 2008, the only teams to ever win medals were the United…

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    Baseball Vs Softball

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    You can fall victim to injustice without even knowing it. Logistically, baseball and softball are different sports, although seemingly similar. Confusing them as the same sport seems innocent enough, until you truly begin to understand the differences and why they exist. Baseball is for boys and softball is for girls, this is accepted as fact to a large portion of the American population. The girls’ sport is baseball, but softer. Softball was meant to provide an easier and less complicated…

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    Softball In this informational draft I'll be telling you about softball.First of all lets talk about what you need for softball.Softball needs: gloves bat,ball,cleats,knee pads,sport bag,catcher,pitcher,outfield, and you also need a great coach.You need gloves to help you catch the ball better and the ball won't hurt your hands .You also need a bat so that you can play with because without a bat you won't be able to play or hit the ball.The bat must be the right size for you.You…

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    to do traveling softball. I had just finished my first season of VAA softball and my friend Katie and I decided it sounded like fun. I didn't really know what it meant to be on a travelling softball team back then, I just thought it would be as laid back as VAA. My first year I loved it and I had lots of fun and made lots of new friends. I would practice with my dad often so that I could get better. Then I continued with softball all the way through elementary school and middle school. Two…

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