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Softball Positions Explained

Outfielders (CF, RF, and LF): Positioned beyond the infield, they catch and field “flyballs,” line drives, and ground balls hit into the outfield. (source) Photo: UWire  Second Basemen (2B) Plays in the gap between the bag at second and the first baseman. Receives throws from fielders attempting to make outs at… Read the rest
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Equipment Needed for Softball

In softball it is extremely important for players to protect themselves from the high speeds the ball travels at. Depending on which position you play, you will have to wear protective gear that will allow to move comfortably and safely during games and practices. Fielder’s Mask Face masks are usually worn by the pitcher, 1st basemen,… Read the rest
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RIP-IT Commits to Softball

Our new commitment. Empower through softball. Today, RIP-IT is announcing that it is going to focus its design efforts exclusively on the sport of girl’s fastpitch softball. Additionally, RIP-IT is announcing that it is making a commitment to grow the sport of softball which in turn will empower more young… Read the rest
How To Pitch the Perfect Change Up ?>

How To Pitch the Perfect Change Up

A change up is an off-speed pitch and is a critical asset to any competitive pitcher. A change up is meant to trick the batter into thinking a fast pitch is coming but the pitcher throws the ball with exactly the same form except holding it farther back into their hand so the release time… Read the rest