Softball

Who, What, Why, and How??

What year was softball invented??

1887 in Chicago, Illinois

Who invented softball?

George Hancock

Why was softball invented?

There was a Yale vs. Harvard football game and Yale won, so playfully they threw a boxing glove at Harvard, and they swung at the balled up glove, and George Hancock called "play ball," and they just kept doing that, and so that is how softball was invented.

How many stitches are on a softball?

There are 88 stitches on a softball.
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