Softball Quizzes & Trivia

Softball was invented as an indoor game, is a variant of baseball played with a larger ball on a smaller field. Have you ever played softball or you just like to watch from the sidelines? Our softball quizzes will test how much do you know about softball. After you will take these quizzes, you have to play it because you will know all the rules.

Now letʼs take a sneak peek at a few of the questions that are waiting for you in our next trivia: which player throws the ball over the home plate? How many players are in the outfield in fast pitch? When and where was softball invented? What is the name of the player that stands in the outfield behind second base? So, do you think you’re ready to play? Let’s see how much can you score.
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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...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 6721   |  Last updated: Jun 1, 2020
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    Who is the person that throws the ball to the home base?

The purpose of this quiz is to check your softball knowledge, and see if you are able to process situations in your mind to deliver the proper action you should take.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 4712   |  Last updated: Mar 31, 2015
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    You're a runner on third base, with less than 2 outs, and your teammate hits a shallow fly ball to right field.  You should:

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Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 4060   |  Last updated: Jun 17, 2020
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    How many innings are there in a softball game?

Playing softball is almost the most played sport when it comes to Thanksgiving Day, and many people do not know this, but it did start on thanksgiving day too by George Hancock. Do you know how to play the game? Test your...

Questions: 4  |  Attempts: 1272   |  Last updated: Jun 17, 2020
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    How many bases are there on a softball field?



Questions: 21  |  Attempts: 376   |  Last updated: Jun 22, 2020
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    The batter-runner overruns first base on a walk makes no attempt to second base and is tagged by the first baseman on her way back to first base.  The batter-runner shall be called out. 

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Softball Questions & Answers


How many outs are there in an inning?
This is incorrect. I'm a Softball coach, and I know that there are six outs in an inning because there are a top and bottom of an inning. Each team gets three outs for every half inning, so if you do the math 3+3=6. Therefore there are 6 outs in an i
What is the maximum amount of umpires released in a game?
There are seven umpires in a softball game, and there is always one umpire on the home plate. The plate umpire often uses an indicator to keep track of the game. Decisions about the play or made by umpires, like a reference in American football. The
What should you do? You're a runner on third base, with less than 2 outs, and your teammate hits a shallow fly ball to right field. 
1. Go about half way towards home, and wait to see if ball is caught or missed. If missed, you skamper home; if caught, you immediately retreat back to 3B.Due to the fact that the fly ball is shallow, you more than likely will not be able to tag up
What is it called when a batter hits the ball over the fence?
If the ball gets hit over the fence its an automatic home run any person knows that
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