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Forum: Softball Wed May 13, 2020, 05:14pm
Replies: 47
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Posted By Tru_in_Blu
I've decided not to register with USA Softball...

I've decided not to register with USA Softball this year. At 70 years old, I don't think risking my health to this pandemic is worth any game fee. Our NFHS season was a decision made for me, but I...
Forum: Softball Sun May 10, 2020, 09:48pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Interesting scenario. Usually when the BR misses...

Interesting scenario. Usually when the BR misses 1B, the appeal has to be made before the runner gets back to the base. That's the typical live ball appeal.

In this string, we have an INT call...
Forum: Softball Wed Apr 29, 2020, 02:43pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Yabbut... When attempting to throw the ball...

Yabbut...

When attempting to throw the ball to first base, the shortstop is interfered with by Baker.

F6 is attempting to play on the BR.

We are told it is INT. I don't think you can just...
Forum: Softball Tue Apr 28, 2020, 03:01pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
My opinion... The run counts because the...

My opinion...

The run counts because the runner touched home before the INT.
From the OP, it sounds like Baker did something AFTER being tagged out. So we now have INT by a retired runner. This...
Forum: Softball Tue Apr 21, 2020, 03:26pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Add Massachusetts to the "done" list... ...

Add Massachusetts to the "done" list...

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/spring-high-school-sports-season-canceled/ar-BB12Ztba?ocid=hplocalnews
Forum: Softball Thu Apr 16, 2020, 02:39pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Looks like the NH Spring sports season is over: ...

Looks like the NH Spring sports season is over:

All NH schools will continue remote learning for rest of school year, governor says


...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 31, 2020, 10:05am
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
For NH as of 3-31-20 NHIAA Spring Updates...

For NH as of 3-31-20


NHIAA Spring Updates

Updated 3/31/2020 at 11:04 am

Due to the Governorís mandate to extend online learning through the beginning of May, the NHIAA Executive Council...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 30, 2020, 05:18pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
For Massachusetts, as of 3-30-20. By Patriot...

For Massachusetts, as of 3-30-20.

By Patriot Ledger

"In a conference call on Monday afternoon, the MIAA Board of Directors voted to push the spring campaign back another week in an attempt to...
Forum: Softball Sun Mar 29, 2020, 03:02pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Perhaps you're already aware of this: 2020...

Perhaps you're already aware of this:

2020 Spring Commencement
SNHU Arena 555 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Due to the health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, SNHU Spring 2020...
Forum: Softball Fri Mar 27, 2020, 11:04am
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
NH has extended on line learning to May 4. NHIAA...

NH has extended on line learning to May 4. NHIAA will need to adjust the revised start date for spring sports.

They plan on providing an update next week.
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 24, 2020, 02:51pm
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
We did go through this a while ago. This...

We did go through this a while ago.

This post began on a different subject, i.e. USSSA award for a kicked ball to DBT and then went on a bit of a tangent.

Here's the past post:...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 24, 2020, 07:03am
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
A pitched ball vs a batted ball is the...

A pitched ball vs a batted ball is the differentiating aspect. "Possession" really doesn't factor in.

What happens when F5 dives to the right to try an catch a line drive which deflects off the...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 23, 2020, 08:46am
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
I'll assume they mean no one is out as a result...

I'll assume they mean no one is out as a result of the appeal to the BOO.

What kind of test gives the option of "picking all that apply"? I don't recall ever seeing that in either ASA/USA or NFHS.
Forum: Softball Sun Mar 22, 2020, 08:14pm
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
That's exactly why I posted the 1-base awards -...

That's exactly why I posted the 1-base awards - it's not included there.

My point on the ball going to DBT when a fielder loses control on a tag play is that I think that may be the point of...
Forum: Softball Wed Mar 18, 2020, 01:22pm
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
Manny, are you replying the the section you...

Manny, are you replying the the section you highlighted in red, or the scenario in the OP?
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 17, 2020, 01:20pm
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
I found USSSA rules on line. These are the only 1...

I found USSSA rules on line. These are the only 1 base awards listed.

D. One base:
1. If a pitch by the pitcher from the pitching position on the pitcherís
plate goes into a dead-ball area,...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 17, 2020, 01:06pm
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
He don't need no steenkin' citations. He sez: ...

He don't need no steenkin' citations. He sez:

Accidentally kicking the ball out of play and throwing the ball (player has control) out of play should be ruled differently. USA obviously doesn’t...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 17, 2020, 11:45am
Replies: 20
Views: 447
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
kicked ball to DBT

Recent discussion on this ASA Rules & Clarification scenario:

Play 2: With no outs and R1 on 2B, B2 hits a line drive to F7. R1 is off on the hit and headed toward 3B when F7 misses the sinking...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 17, 2020, 09:11am
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
NH has canceled the remainder of the winter...

NH has canceled the remainder of the winter schedule. That means some championships are currently unresolved. They may appoint co-champs in the case of only 2 teams remaining. Not sure what happens...
Forum: Softball Sun Mar 15, 2020, 05:36pm
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
NH: School districts will have one week to...

NH: School districts will have one week to prepare remote learning systems. Then, there will be two weeks of remote learning across the state through April 3, Sununu said.

No mention of school...
Forum: Softball Thu Mar 12, 2020, 11:35am
Replies: 47
Views: 2,459
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
The Pandemic - your area

Obviously, major decisions are being made relative to the spread of the Coronavirus. Has it directly affected your area yet?

In nearby Boston several colleges/universities have moved to online...
Forum: Softball Wed Mar 11, 2020, 09:00pm
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
I think USA JO is 15/3; 12/4; 8/5. The way...

I think USA JO is 15/3; 12/4; 8/5.

The way I remember this is 15-3 = 12; 12-4 = 8; then 8/5.

Too often tournaments alter the run ahead rule to suit their time frames.

Are you saying...
Forum: Softball Wed Mar 11, 2020, 08:11am
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
NFHS 2-35 MALICIOUS CONTACT Malicious contact...

NFHS 2-35 MALICIOUS CONTACT
Malicious contact is an act that involves excessive force with an opponent.

8-6-14 The runner is out when:
She remains on her feet and maliciously crashes into a...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 09, 2020, 05:29pm
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
malicious contact - penalty?

Recently had a hypothetical discussion that I'll share. Prior to posting, I checked several threads on this subject. There were some good discussions.

Rule application/penalty might differ based...
Forum: Softball Sat Feb 29, 2020, 11:58am
Replies: 14
Views: 621
Posted By Tru_in_Blu
In NH, our state adopted game ending procedure is...

In NH, our state adopted game ending procedure is a 12-run rule. Some middle-school games have a time limit as well as the 12-run rule.

So in the top of the first, the visitors score 8 runs. I'm...
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