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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…

Softball Pitcher Fires Dodgeballs at Helpless Gym Class Opponents High School Softball Pitcher Fires Dodgeballs at Helpless Gym Class Opponents , 11:41am, May 29

I love the movie Dodgeball because it's patently silly. The thought of adults obsessed with the game is funny in…

Softball Pitcher’s Cat-Like Reflexes Made Her an Internet Sensation High School Softball Pitcher’s Cat-Like Reflexes Made Her an Internet Sensation , Staff Writer 3:24pm, May 28

Softball is a sport of reactions and reflexes. Hitting alone is one of the hardest things to do in all…

Softball Pitcher Strikes Out Cocky Football Team After $20 Bet High School Softball Pitcher Strikes Out Cocky Football Team After $20 Bet , Staff Writer 11:25am, May 23

Softball is a hard sport to play. Rise balls defy Newton's Laws of Physics. Drop balls take advantage of them.…

Softball Umpire Dance-Off Gives Fans a Surprise Show High School Softball Umpire Dance-Off Gives Fans a Surprise Show , Staff Writer 12:49pm, May 20

It's not every day you see an umpire bust a move that would make even Michael Jackson blush. When these…

Softball Pitcher’s Pinpoint Accuracy Drove the Internet Wild High School Softball Pitcher’s Pinpoint Accuracy Drove the Internet Wild , Staff Writer 3:07pm, May 19

Everybody's had those times when you're opening a jar and the lid doesn't cooperate. No matter how hard you try,…

Improbable Walk-Off Triple Play Wins Softball State Title High School Improbable Walk-Off Triple Play Wins Softball State Title , Original Author 1:33pm, May 16

When a high school state championship is on the line, anything is possible. The pressure alone makes it tough, regardless…

Softball Player’s “Full Scorpion” Face Plant Looked Painful College Softball Softball Player’s “Full Scorpion” Face Plant Looked Painful , 12:10pm, May 8

Don't slide into first base. Don't. Do. It. Ever. During a game against Carson-Newman, Erskine College's Baylee Browning showed, once…

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…