The sófbol , Also known like sóftbol , Softbol or for his original name in English , softball , It is a team sport in which a ball so called pitcher or launcher is thrown by a defensive player and struck by an offensive player batter called .
The softball was invented in the year 1887 the day of Action of Graces , in the condition of Chicago . One credits his invention to Jorge W . Hancock. In his origin it was played under roof , it was not until the year 1920 that was played outdoors. A boxing glove and a broomstick was in use in his origin .