Are softballs harder than baseballs?

Answer It depends. Softballs are generally just as hard as baseballs, though a bit larger. However, in some cases the ball may be harder (depending on the type and brand of both the softball and baseball)... Read More »

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Who invented softballs?

On Thanksgiving Day in 1887, George Hancock tied his boxing glove into the shape of a ball and the sport of softball was born. Hancock and about 20 other men had gathered at a Chicago boat club to ... Read More »

Construction of Softballs?

Today's softballs have come a long way from the balls used in the game's early history. The size, weight and construction of the ball has developed with changes in the game, and with experimentatio... Read More »

What color are softballs?

Softballs are available in white and yellow for slow and fast pitch. Both white and yellow softballs are constructed with a choice of leather or synthetic covering and may have stitching in white, ... Read More »

Who makes Trump softballs?

Trump softballs are manufactured by Anaconda Sports, a sporting goods company that was founded in 1902. Anaconda Sports also manufactures City Rock, Great White and Piranha sports equipment. Its ma... Read More »