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Softball Runner Flattens First Baseman, Gets Ejected Then Beaned Next Game College Softball Softball Runner Flattens First Baseman, Gets Ejected Then Beaned Next Game , Staff Writer 5:24pm, October 11

There's a saying that I believe Jack Parkman in "Major League II" once said: "Don't stand on the tracks when…

Lazy Umpire Robs Softball Player’s Hit With Arguably the Worst Call Ever High School Lazy Umpire Robs Softball Player’s Hit With Arguably the Worst Call Ever , 12:32pm, September 9

There are bad calls, and then there are inexplicably bad calls. This one falls in the latter category. Fultondale (AL)…

Dirty Softball Catcher Levels 2 Runners, Somehow Doesn’t Get Ejected High School Dirty Softball Catcher Levels 2 Runners, Somehow Doesn’t Get Ejected , 11:50am, August 23

Megan Crosby of Needville High School in Texas took "defending the plate" to a totally new level against Hargrave High…

Controversial Triple Play Call Ruins Softball Team’s Rally at LLSWS High School Controversial Triple Play Call Ruins Softball Team’s Rally at LLSWS , Staff Writer 4:20pm, August 18

if double plays are a pitcher's best friend then triple plays are the love of their life. The coveted triple…

How Much Do MLB Ball Girls Make? MLB How Much Do MLB Ball Girls Make? , The League 2:59pm, August 7

Most of us will never get on a Major League Baseball field as a player. We shouldn't try to get…

Softball Catcher Ejected For Shoving Runner, But Was it the Right Call? High School Softball Catcher Ejected For Shoving Runner, But Was it the Right Call? , Staff Writer 12:16pm, August 5

Umpires in baseball and softball interpret the rules in their own way. Sometimes coaches, players and fans think their interpretations…

Haylie McCleney is Alabama’s Best Softball Player Ever. No Question. College Softball Haylie McCleney is Alabama’s Best Softball Player Ever. No Question. , The League 1:20pm, August 3

University of Alabama softball phenom Haylie McCleney is known for getting the job done on the world's biggest stages. The…

Clumsy Tee-Baller Uses Her Face as a Glove, Hilarity Ensues High School Clumsy Tee-Baller Uses Her Face as a Glove, Hilarity Ensues , Staff Writer 4:28pm, July 13

Remember the scene from "The Sandlot"? The one where Scotty Smalls is standing in the outfield, camped under a fly…

George Springer’s Wife is a Former College Softball Star MLB George Springer’s Wife is a Former College Softball Star , The League 12:55pm, July 9

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder George Springer is settling into his new home. The outfielder joined the Canadian-based ball club after…

Softball vs. Baseball: We Compared 6 Categories to Find Out Which Is Harder College Baseball Softball vs. Baseball: We Compared 6 Categories to Find Out Which Is Harder , 9:20am, July 7

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

Softball Pitcher Takes Line Drive Off Face Mask Like a Champ High School Softball Pitcher Takes Line Drive Off Face Mask Like a Champ , Staff Writer 3:26pm, June 22

Forty-three feet. That’s all that separates a softball pitcher and hitter. That mound-to-plate distance is about the same length as…

Softball Team Loses Title Game on Umpire’s Blown Call High School Softball Team Loses Title Game on Umpire’s Blown Call , Staff Writer 2:08pm, June 19

Outrageous things happen in softball all the time. Runners going full scorpion in face plants, walk-off triple plays and dirty…

Softball Shortstop’s “Diving Ricochet” Double Play Showed Incredible Awareness College Softball Softball Shortstop’s “Diving Ricochet” Double Play Showed Incredible Awareness , Staff Writer 2:02pm, June 14

Diving catches. Cannon throws. Master of the pop-up. Cut-off expert. Tagging aficionado. Shortstops must wear many hats when they're playing…

The “Slip Pitch” is Softball’s Most Deceitful Trick College Softball The “Slip Pitch” is Softball’s Most Deceitful Trick , Staff Writer 1:11pm, June 11

Baseball has knuckleballs and eephuses and screwballs and spitballs, but what is softball's equivalent of a trick pitch? Sure, there…

10-Year-Old Girl’s Baseball Swing is a Thing of Beauty High School 10-Year-Old Girl’s Baseball Swing is a Thing of Beauty , Staff Writer 2:30pm, June 10

Ashlynn Jolicoeur was eight years old when she was told "girls should not be playing baseball" and should play softball…

Softball Catcher Drills Batter on Stolen Base Throw High School Softball Catcher Drills Batter on Stolen Base Throw , Staff Writer 10:50am, June 10

Softball players are tough. They've endured ground balls to the face, full-scorpion face plants, nasty forearm collisions at home plate,…

Softball Teams Get Into Fun Rain Delay Dance-Off College Softball Softball Teams Get Into Fun Rain Delay Dance-Off , The League 12:14pm, June 6

Any type of bad weather puts a damper on a sporting event, but it's even worse when a rain delay…

What Happened to Jake Locker and Where is He Now? NFL What Happened to Jake Locker and Where is He Now? , The League 12:00pm, June 4

Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker had some lofty expectations when he entered the NFL. The Titans were hopeful their…

Lazy Umpire Robs Softball Player’s Hit With Arguably the Worst Call Ever High School Lazy Umpire Robs Softball Player’s Hit With Arguably the Worst Call Ever , 12:32pm, September 9

There are bad calls, and then there are inexplicably bad calls. This one falls in the latter category. Fultondale (AL)…