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Discussion: How to play softball

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Jan. 23, 2009
Sundevil2
17 posts
How to play softball
Softball is a relatively simple game, but given all the rules clarifications lately,
I thought the following simple explanation regarding softball rules would be appropriate.

Softball is a game played by two teams, one out, the other in.
The one that's in, sends players out, one at a time, to see if they can get in before they get out.
If they get out before they get in, they come in, but it doesn't count.
If they get in before they get out, it does count.
When the ones out get three outs from the ones in before they get in without
being out, the team that's out comes in and the team in goes out to get those
going in out before they get in without being out.
When both teams have been in and out seven times, the game is over.
The team with the most in without being out before coming in, wins unless the ones in are
equal, in which case, the last ones in go out to get the ones in out before
they get in without being out.
The game will end when each team has the same number of ins out, but one team
has more in without being out before coming in.
Jan. 23, 2009
Duke
Men's 60
697 posts
Sundevil2,

I like your rules! LOL!

Andy Smith
Jan. 23, 2009
Mr. Manassas
225 posts
Awesome sundevil2!!!!!!
Jan. 23, 2009
DesertGuy
Men's 60
224 posts
As they say in the MasterCard ad campaign: "PRICELESS!"
Jan. 23, 2009
hitt2
354 posts
Sundevil2
Nice job. Puts a smile on the wet weekend.
Jan. 23, 2009
BruceinGa
Men's 60
2617 posts
Ok, yeah,......I think that I got it!
Jan. 23, 2009
JRD
Men's 60
11 posts
Great job, sundevil2!!
Jan. 23, 2009
DoubleL10
Men's 65
811 posts
Sundevil2, ROTFLMAO! If he weren't deceased, I would think you are George Carlin! Thanks for the bit of levity to lighten up the off-topic stuff I've been trying to weed through!
Jan. 24, 2009
southpaw
Men's 60
730 posts
Wonderful! However, the question still remains: "Who's on first?"
Jan. 24, 2009
Sundevil2
17 posts
thanks guys but the bottom part of the post was cut off. I got this from someone else and wanted to share it. Glad you guys liked it.
Jan. 25, 2009
cpope
Men's 60
160 posts
Not to be a dummy here, but whats the home run limit? :)
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