Softball vs. Baseball
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Published: Dec 5th, 2012
Although both sports use what seems like the same balls, bats, and gloves, the size is different. The softball is much larger and softer than the baseball. And softball players often tend to use bigger gloves and a thinner bat. Baseball players on the other hand have to run a lot farther down the baselines. They are 90ft, while softball player’s baselines are only 60 ft.
If you ever go and decide to be a spectator at a baseball game then go straight to a softball game, you will notice one of the most important differences between the two sports: pitching. When I was younger and played softball my coach always told us, “pitching is key, pitching is key”.