What Is Burning Pitch?

Answer Burning pitch is a name given to a thick, gooey substance that was originally used for warfare going back to the Middle Ages. The ingredients in burning pitch may vary but usually included things l... Read More »

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Can you use fast pitch softball bats for slow pitch?

Fast-pitch softball bats tend to be lighter and the barrel longer in proportion to the length than slow-pitch bats. Therefore, it is not recommended to use fast-pitch bats in a slow-pitch game, as ... Read More »

Can I learn Perfect Pitch (absolute pitch), or do I have to be born with it?

Newsflash: You CAN learn it.There probably is a gene (or group of genes) that controls perfect pitch, but they only provide the proclivity for it. It's like muscle building, in a way: some people r... Read More »

What is the difference between fast pitch&slow pitch bats?

The difference between fast pitch and slow pitch bats is marginal but significant in games due to the speed of the incoming pitch. Some fast pitch leagues do not allow slow pitch bats to be used, a... Read More »

How to Pitch in Slow Pitch Softball?

Having trouble pitching for your slow-pitch softball team? Being asked to pitch but never done it before? Here are some tips on how to become a solid pitcher in slow-pitch softball.