How many ways to reach first base without a hit.
by Gary S. Giovanetti
(Stockton, CA USA)
Hit By Pitch
Gary asked: How many ways to reach first base without a hit? Just curious.
Rick answered: Gary, thank you for your question.
1. Hit by pitch.
2. Unintentional walk
3. Intentional walk
5. Fielder's Choice
6. Catcher's interference
7. Missed third strike by the catcher
8. Wild pitch third strike by the pitcher
Yours in baseball,