# How far away are the bases in 12u softball?

Base path length will be

**60 feet**. 20. The pitching distance is**40 feet**for 12U and**43 feet**for 14U and above.A.

### How many feet are there from home plate to first base?

Thus, although the "points" of the bases are

**90 feet**(27 m) apart, the physical distance between each successive pair of base markers is closer to**88 feet**(27 m). The lines from home plate to first and third bases extend to the nearest fence, stand or other obstruction and are called the foul lines.#### What happens when a batter reaches with their feet outside the batter's box and hit the ball?

If the**ball**is**outside**the strike zone when it touches the**batter**, it shall be called a**ball**if he makes no attempt to avoid being touched. APPROVED RULING: When the**batter**is touched by a pitched**ball**which does not entitle him to first base, the**ball**is dead and no runner may advance.#### How far is home plate to first base in Little League?

A standard Little League field has base paths of**60 feet**, and a pitching distance of**46 feet**(measured from the back point of home plate to the front edge of the pitcher's plate) .#### How many feet is it from home plate to second base?

On a standard high school baseball diamond, there are**90 feet**between the bases; a base runner taking the standard route from home to second covers**180 feet**. The distance across the infield from the back tip of home plate to second base is**127 feet**, 3 3/8 inches.

B.

### How far is home plate to first base in Little League?

A standard Little League field has base paths of

**60 feet**, and a pitching distance of**46 feet**(measured from the back point of home plate to the front edge of the pitcher's plate) .#### How far is it from the pitcher's mound to first base?

2) A Major League baseball diamond has four bases forming a square whose sides measure**90 feet**each. The pitcher's mound is**60.5 feet**from home plate on a line joining home plate and second base. Find the distance from the pitcher's mound to first base.#### How far is home plate to first base in Little League?

A standard Little League field has base paths of**60 feet**, and a pitching distance of**46 feet**(measured from the back point of home plate to the front edge of the pitcher's plate) .#### How far is the pitcher's mound for 8 year olds?

Distance from the front of the pitching rubber to the back point of home plate:**46 feet**. Pitching mound height: 6 inches for younger players below the age of 11; 8 inches for older players 11-13 years old. Pitching mound diameter: 10 feet.

C.

### How big is a college softball field?

Home to front of pitching rubber — In high school and college softball, the distance from home plate to the front of the pitching rubber in the middle of the pitcher's mound is 43 feet exactly. The pitching rubber itself is a white slab that is

**24 inches**long by**6 inches**wide.#### How big is the batter's box for softball?

The batter's boxes, one on each side of home plate, shall measure**3 feet by 7 feet**, including the lines. The outer edge of the lines of the batter's box shall be**6 inches**from home plate.#### How long is a game of softball?

Average Length.**Games**typically**last**an hour or two, although longer and shorter**games**are possible. The length depends on the number of innings in the**game**. The typical**game**has seven innings, but the rules allow anywhere between three and seven innings -- or even additional innings, in the event of a tie score.#### How fast is a 60 mph softball pitch in baseball?

Top softball pitchers like Jennie Finch can throw**roughly 70 miles per hour**, the equivalent of a low-90s fastball thrown from 60 feet away. There are, of course, many hundreds of human beings who can hit a low-90s fastball. But most of them play professional baseball, and nearly all of them are men.

Updated: 2nd October 2019