A foul ball in softball is similar to that of baseball in that it is a legally batted ball that does not fall within the field of play. Except in cases where the batter already has two strikes on him or her, a foul ball ... More »

While there are no official records kept for most foul balls, the player believed to be the foul ball king is Roy Thomas, who fouled 24 times in one appearance at the plate and may have racked up 27 foul balls on another... More »

A basketball and a softball roll down an incline at the same speed under the ideal conditions of smooth balls and a smooth incline. The speed at which a ball rolls down an incline depends on the coefficient of kinetic fr... More »

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As of 2014, the rules of slow-pitch softball require the pitcher to face home plate throughout the pitch, show the ball for at least one second before the throwing motion and throw the ball underhanded. The throw must be... More »

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Hitting a softball requires a coordination of the batter's upper body, lower body and bat. The specific keys to hitting a softball include holding the bat properly, watching the ball as it is being pitched, striding int... More »

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During a regulation softball game, there are 10 defensive players on the field at one time. For recreational leagues, the rules can be altered to allow more, or sometimes fewer, players on the field at one time. More »

The object of bocce is for one team to get their set of balls closer to the pallina, the smallest ball, than the other team. A set consisting of eight large balls evenly divided between two colors or patterns and one sma... More »

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