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Forum: Softball Fri Mar 13, 2020, 09:33am
Replies: 64
Views: 4,380
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Well here in Indiana most high schools are out...

Well here in Indiana most high schools are out till after their spring breaks (returning first week in April) so slowly those games are being cancelled and I am sure it will roll into more of the...
Forum: Softball Tue Mar 10, 2020, 11:15am
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Kentucky has required them for a few years. ...

Kentucky has required them for a few years.
...
Forum: Softball Sat Feb 01, 2020, 06:20pm
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By DaveASA/FED
yes

yes
Forum: Softball Sat Feb 01, 2020, 06:15pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,135
Posted By DaveASA/FED
As others have stated NFHS makes two tests each...

As others have stated NFHS makes two tests each year, a part 1 and part 2.

Each state does different things with those each year. Indiana uses Part 1 as the test new officials take to get their...
Forum: Softball Tue Oct 01, 2019, 01:58pm
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By DaveASA/FED
The only difference in pool play is if you bat...

The only difference in pool play is if you bat more then 9 the FLEX is in the last spot in the lineup, not the 10th spot.

That is the only difference.
Forum: Softball Thu Jul 11, 2019, 02:14pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,258
Posted By DaveASA/FED
You are correct. There are now (starting in...

You are correct. There are now (starting in 2019-2020 season) three different actions for bats in NFHS:
1) Damaged-remove the bat from the game with no penalty.
2) Illegal-Batter is out, remove...
Forum: Softball Tue Jun 25, 2019, 09:15am
Replies: 54
Views: 2,014
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Take a look at this. Seems there are a couple of...

Take a look at this. Seems there are a couple of plays that might shed a little light on this conversation.
...
Forum: Softball Thu May 23, 2019, 11:07am
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By DaveASA/FED
I have worn one this entire season and I love it....

I have worn one this entire season and I love it. It fits tight to the body and doesn't move during the game. For some reason I had a real issue with other chest protectors riding up...ok the...
Forum: Softball Thu May 16, 2019, 01:56pm
Replies: 14
Views: 417
Posted By DaveASA/FED
When all else fails look at the umpire manual. ...

When all else fails look at the umpire manual. Page 79 of the 2019 USA Softball manual

USA.1803 Umpire Supplement FINAL2-HIREZ (http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/013130e3#/013130e3/80)


And...
Forum: Softball Thu Mar 14, 2019, 01:36pm
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Some people call it bracketing the foul ball...

Some people call it bracketing the foul ball instead of boxing it in. There is a section on it in the USA Softball Umpire Manual, page 61.

USA.1803 Umpire Supplement FINAL2-HIREZ...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 04, 2019, 04:12pm
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By DaveASA/FED
I believe both NFHS and USA Softball would...

I believe both NFHS and USA Softball would enforce both penalties, if the illegal pitch came first. IF the runner leaving early came first it is an immediate dead ball so you could not have an...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 04, 2019, 04:06pm
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By DaveASA/FED
NFHS rules has that exception to not call a...

NFHS rules has that exception to not call a runner out that passes an obstructed runner. USA Softball does not have an exception.

Rule 8-6-4(NFHS)
ART. 4 . . . The runner physically passes a...
Forum: Softball Wed Jan 23, 2019, 02:36pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,309
Posted By DaveASA/FED
You could always tell them that NFHS does not...

You could always tell them that NFHS does not have 4 umpire mechanics! Of course that is if you aren't one of the handful of states that do not use NFHS mechanics.
Forum: Softball Wed Jan 02, 2019, 11:11am
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Well it looks like you are both correct. In the...

Well it looks like you are both correct. In the 2018 book it was 8-4-3f in 2019 it is 8-4-3e, since the advancement of a runner on an illegal pitch was removed (formally 8-4-3d) it shifted up the...
Forum: Softball Wed May 30, 2018, 10:21am
Replies: 11
Views: 934
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Just wondering, who (not asking names just in...

Just wondering, who (not asking names just in general) told you PU would make that call?
Forum: Softball Mon May 21, 2018, 10:14am
Replies: 7
Views: 949
Posted By DaveASA/FED
I think I would have to disagree with you. 8-7-1...

I think I would have to disagree with you. 8-7-1 states that for the LBR to be in effect that the ball is live, the batter-runner has touched first base or has been declared out, and the pitcher has...
Forum: Softball Mon Apr 16, 2018, 11:49am
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Again by definition if the batter is contacted...

Again by definition if the batter is contacted with the ball in the batters box it is a foul ball. Then the batter did not contact a fair ball since it is a foul ball. The balls status is the first...
Forum: Softball Fri Apr 13, 2018, 02:12pm
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Look at rule 2-25-1f by rule it doesn't matter...

Look at rule 2-25-1f by rule it doesn't matter what part of the batter's box the batter is in, if it hits them in the batter's box it is a foul ball. If it's a foul ball then we have no issue with...
Forum: Softball Mon Dec 18, 2017, 01:30pm
Replies: 40
Views: 6,424
Posted By DaveASA/FED
There was no change to the mechanics in this area.

There was no change to the mechanics in this area.
Forum: Softball Fri May 12, 2017, 09:00am
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By DaveASA/FED
Beginning in January 2017 the 11" with a Ball COR...

Beginning in January 2017 the 11" with a Ball COR of .520 or under and a Ball Compression of 300.0 or under is required.
Forum: Softball Mon Apr 10, 2017, 02:00pm
Replies: 2
Views: 539
Posted By DaveASA/FED
I think you are discussing the correction on page...

I think you are discussing the correction on page 56.

April Plays and Clarifications (http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Softball/News/2017/April/06/April-Plays-and-Clarifications)
Forum: Softball Sat Apr 01, 2017, 08:37am
Replies: 5
Views: 7,206
Posted By DaveASA/FED
They are probably looking at the simplified and...

They are probably looking at the simplified and illustrated version. And this statement is incorrect.
Forum: Softball Thu Mar 23, 2017, 10:00am
Replies: 13
Views: 759
Posted By DaveASA/FED
In USA Softball there is 7.3.D for JO Play that...

In USA Softball there is 7.3.D for JO Play that says they have to stay in the box with listed exceptions. Although slapping in an exception, in my opinion this is game management. They are allowed...
Forum: Softball Thu Mar 23, 2017, 09:51am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,086
Posted By DaveASA/FED
I agree with what Steve has said. There is no...

I agree with what Steve has said. There is no holding zone in 3 umpire mechanics when no umpire chases. The plate umpire either moves to a calling positon in fair territory at 3B (when rotating) or...
Forum: Softball Mon Mar 20, 2017, 03:27pm
Replies: 8
Views: 669
Posted By DaveASA/FED
What that is saying is, as with any illegal pitch...

What that is saying is, as with any illegal pitch you call it illegal when it becomes illegal. Calling the illegal pitch is signalling a delayed dead ball and saying illegal. IF the pitcher stops...
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