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Synonyms for softball

ball used in playing softball

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a game closely resembling baseball that is played on a smaller diamond and with a ball that is larger and softer

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But skipper Preston Mommsen says the slow pitch hampered his side.
The much-vaunted Australian attack was negated by the slow pitch at Cardiff.
The tourists fell slightly short with the bat too, on a slow pitch, but might have had better prospects of defending 265 all out had James Tredwell been involved instead of an extra seamer.
It will be interesting to see which combination Sri Lanka opt for on a slow pitch that has assisted spinners so far.
Umar Akmal top-scored for Pakistan with 33 off 30 balls, but found little support at the other end as wickets fell at regular intervals on the slow pitch at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium.
Sri Lanka went to lunch on the fourth day on 68-2, an overall lead of 229 runs with eight wickets in hand on a sluggish and slow pitch at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury stadium.
On a slow pitch hardly conducive to shot-making, RCB were strangled by the KKR bowlers, led by Sunil Narine (four for 22), with the Bangalore side only managing 115 for nine from their allotted 20 overs.
She played slow pitch softball with several teams in Oxford and Southbridge several years ago.
Rees struck two sixes off Samit Patel, who opened the bowling on the slow pitch - the same one which was used for the LV= County Championship Division Two match against Gloucestershire.
The Falcons came out on top on a slow pitch to secure victory for only the second time in the North Division, the first of those also being against the Lightning.
Drain Coed Slow Pitch Softball Tournament - Regis tration deadline is Friday for second annual tournament on July 23 at Howard's Field in Drain; $25 per person includes T-shirt and dinner; proceeds go to North Douglas High School softball and volleyball teams; for registration forms or more information, e-mail or call 541-680-2132.
That was a total which could realistically be passed - albeit on an extremely slow pitch - but scores of 38 and 37 from Niall and Kevin O'Brien were the best they managed and they were bowled out for 178.
He picked up three wickets in the ten overs that he bowled in the IPL and his ability to take the pace off the ball could cause problems for the Ireland top order on a slow pitch.
Rashid's leg-spin helped limit Australia to 260 for five on a slow pitch at The Oval before a late onslaught with the bat, scoring an unbeaten 31 from 23 balls, revived England's hopes of victory.
The target had looked attainable on a slow pitch but England quickly fell behind Australia's scoring rate as none of the top-order batsmen could build a game-changing score.