death-of-deaf-fast-pitch

Fast pitch softball was once a popular sport in
the Deaf Community, but it died a slow death
during the sixties.

Two reasons for the death of fast pitch:

— scarcity of skilled fast pitchers

— slow pitch got more popular because everyone
can play whereas fast pitch required better skills

Fast pitch softball was once a popular sport in
the Deaf Community, but it died a slow death
during the sixties.

Two reasons for the death of fast pitch:

— scarcity of skilled fast pitchers

— slow pitch got more popular because everyone
can play whereas fast pitch required better skills

As a result, several skilled deaf fast pitch
pitchers “lost their jobs.”

As a matter of irony high school girls’ and
college women’s fast pitch is very popular!

 

As a matter of irony high school girls’ and
college women’s fast pitch is very popular!