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September 25 2009 Softball Newsletter

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Scorekeeping the Earned Run in Softball
ASA does not track Earned Runs as a formal statistic, as it does not really apply to Slow Pitch Softball. We therefore turn to the NCAA Softball Scoring Rules to determine how to determine if a run is earned or not in Fast Pitch Softball.

Contributors to Winning PCT in College Softball

What statistics on the NCAA Softball Statistics web site correlate to a team's winning percentage? Researching this article left me with more questions than answers -- I sense a new series of articles in my future!

Scorekeeping at the end of a Game
At the end of the game, the scorekeeper's responsibility shifts from capturing game data as it happens, to tabulating game statistics for each player. Such statistics are a vital aid for the coach as he reviews the game and prepares for the next game. Here is the gouge on what to do.


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