Author: Irena

  • How Much Do Official Softballs and Baseballs Really Weigh?

    How Much Do Official Softballs and Baseballs Really Weigh?

    When looking at baseballs and softballs, one of the most notable differences between the two is the weight. Today, I’m going to dissolve all the myths regarding the weight of both softballs and baseballs and the intrinsic differences between them. How much do official softballs and baseballs weigh? Official softballs and baseballs weigh between 6.25…

  • What Are The Differences Between Softball and Baseball

    What Are The Differences Between Softball and Baseball

    Softball and baseball are very similar games, however, there are some differences. In this article, we will discuss the differences, similarities, and other interesting facts and information about both of these sports. The main difference between softball and baseball is the equipment used. Both games have a very similar structure such in the way of…

  • Why are Softballs Bigger Than Baseballs?

    Why are Softballs Bigger Than Baseballs?

    Softball is one of the most popular sports in the United States, and it is very similar in gameplay and tools to another sport – baseball. One of the things that makes these two sports so different from one another is their use of differently sized balls which got me to wonder, why are softballs…

  • Why Do Women’s Softball Pitch Underhand?

    Why Do Women’s Softball Pitch Underhand?

    One of the most notable differences between baseball and softball happens at the moment the ball leaves the pitcher’s hands. In fact, the major difference is that of the type of pitch. Traditionally, softball players use an underhand motion to throw the ball – but why? Today, I’m going to answer just that. Why do…

  • Is Softball Harder Than Baseball?

    Is Softball Harder Than Baseball?

    Softball and baseball are two games that have a lot of similarities – which has prompted many to compare the two. While each game poses its own interesting rules and traditions, a common question that comes up about the two games is which one is harder. According to experts, the game of fastpitch softball is…

  • How Long Does a Softball Game Last

    How Long Does a Softball Game Last

    Softball is a popular game and sport that is played all around the world. It is a team sport that involves two teams, both taking turns at batting and fielding. In this article, we will discuss how long a softball game lasts, what types of softball games there are, and the factors that contribute to…