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March 19 2010 Softball Newsletter

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-- Baseball’s DH versus Softball’s DP --
There is often a misconception that Softball's Designated Player is the same as Baseball's Designated Hitter. While a DP can be used exactly like a DH, a DH cannot do nearly as many things in a lineup as a DP can. Read on to understand the differences between the two.

-- ASA Rules on Softball Overthrows --
What is the penalty for throwing the ball out of play? That depends on the rule set being followed. It turns out, ASA has a slightly different penalty than Little League. Which one more rewards the defense than the offense? Click on the article to find out!


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