How big is the softball pitching rubber?

Answer As of 2010, an official softball pitching rubber (or pitcher's plate) is 24 inches long and six inches wide. At the highest level of competition, the softball pitcher's plate is located 46 feet fro... Read More »

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How to Determine a Pitching Win in Softball?

Softball rules are quite different from baseball. In softball the field is smaller, the bases and pitcher are closer and most importantly the pitcher must throw underhand instead of overhand. The s... Read More »

What Muscles are Used in Pitching Softball?

Nearly all of the major muscle groups are used in softball pitching. The legs anchor the body and provide a base. The core helps to rotate the body and guide the power that is generated from the le... Read More »

Softball Techniques on Pitching?

Fast-pitch softball pitching requires skill and attention to technique. It is important to develop good softball pitching techniques early on to avoid repeating bad habits throughout your career. O... Read More »

Softball Pitching Fundamentals?

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