Softball Quiz: Test Your Knowledge! Trivia

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Softball Quiz: Test Your Knowledge! Trivia

Softball traces its roots back to the late 1800s and George Hancock is considered the father of softball. The game is about two teams of nine players alternate take turns at batting and fielding. Currently, Eddie Feigner holds the fastest pitch on record. Are you a big softball fan or player? Test how much you know about the game below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Batter

    • B. 

      Shortstop

    • C. 

      Pitcher

    • D. 

      Centre Field

    • E. 

      Right Field

  • 2. 
    How many players are there on the field?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      10

    • E. 

      21

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      3

    • E. 

      2

  • 4. 
    A batter is out when:
    • A. 

      Someone calls foul

    • B. 

      Is not touched by the ball

    • C. 

      A fly ball is caught by a player

    • D. 

      They have 3 balls

    • E. 

      The batter hits a grounder and gets to the base before the ball

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      9

    • E. 

      5

  • 6. 
    When a pitcher throws 4 balls, does the batter get a free walk/run? ( Answer as Y/N, Yes/No or False/True )
  • 7. 
    What is the playing field called?
    • A. 

      Baseball Diamond

    • B. 

      Baseball Field

    • C. 

      Oval

    • D. 

      Infield

    • E. 

      Playing Field

  • 8. 
    How many catchers are there in the outfield?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      12

    • E. 

      3

  • 9. 
    What is a Bunt?
    • A. 

      A hit where the batter gets to 2nd base

    • B. 

      A mistake made by a defensive player

    • C. 

      The batter dosn't take a full swing because they are trying to keep the ball in the infield

    • D. 

      A ball hit hight in the air, usaually to the outfield

    • E. 

      A hit that allows the batter to touch all the bases

  • 10. 
    Is the runner allowed to steal a base before the pitcher throws?( Answer as Y/N, Yes/No, n or y )