How long is the throw frOm short stop to first base
Photo courtesy Bill Stanton, Checkswing.com
Anonymous asked:Hi, how long is the throw from shortstop to first base?
Rick answered: The distance thrown from shortstop to first base will vary with where and how hard the ball is hit.
On a regulation 90' diamond, most throws will be made between 85 and 130 feet. This would be for high school players. MLB and college players have a greater range and distance they can handle.
In the photo above, the between innings warmup throw the player is making would be 120-130'.
Thank you for your question.
Yours in baseball,
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