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Best Softball Poems

Below are the all-time best Softball poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of softball poems written by PoetrySoup members

On Base Percentage
Foul Ball
Batting Average
Love for the game...

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Categories: softball, sports,
Form: Acrostic

Play Ball Softball
Play Ball (Softball)

My daughters use to play softball
I wish I could have been to them all

Since my daughters don’t play anymore
I don’t have a team...

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Categories: softball, sports
Form: Couplet
Softball Time!
Hopefully the fly-ball catch
And around the bases dash!
Out for fun and maybe win
Play and play over again...

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Categories: softball, life
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Eritrean Softball Game - 1959
One painful hot, and  Eritrean day,
More happenstance, than anything we'd planned,
Our softball field, was moulded...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: softball, africa, arabic, black african american, friendship,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member My First Baseball Bat
Dad gave me my first wood baseball bat
an Eddie Mathews signature model, 28 inches long
when I was 10 or 11 ('66 or '67)

shortly after he...

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Categories: softball, family, joy,
Form: Bio

Premium Member Ode To Chocolate
I was very young when, I first tasted it;
that sweet, milky nectar of the Gods.

One Easter morning it appeared in a basket, 
on our piano...

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Categories: softball, appreciation, food, image, imagery, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
A Snowman For You Pt 1
I awoke this morning to find a foot and half of snow all around covering the ground.  I 
quickly got dressed wearing several layers...

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Categories: softball, funny, happiness, sportssnow, snow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Victory Dance
To play as if today
Is your only chance.
Some say, “It’s just a game.”
Have they done the Victory Dance?

When hard-earned Victory
Was finally at hand,
Have they felt...

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Categories: softball, analogy, baseball, basketball, care, career, celebration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Batter UP
She comes to bat with the score tied three to three.
Staring out at the pitcher,
she goes into her stance, 
just hoping the ball will come...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: granddaughter, softball,
Form: Free verse
My Father's cleats
 It’s funny how my father’s hobby became mine. He has been a sportsman all his life, he played basketball, volleyball and softball all his...

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Categories: softball, childhood, family, father, history, life, time,
Form: ABC
A Recipe For Fun
> > 
> > Author: Dennis Howe
> > February 2001
> > 
> > Take ten
> > seasoned ball players and...

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Categories: softball,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jesyca

A little girl full of life with so much love
for her papa. It was love at first sight
when papa laid eyes on her at her...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: granddaughter, grandfather, love, softball,
Form: Free verse
Cheesecake Lover
Who is she?
She is a seventh grader
Plays softball
Wears glasses
She lives and loves cheesecake
Chaddar cheese
Mac n' cheese
Who is she?...

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Categories: softball, best friend, character, friend, friendship, funny,
Form: Free verse
Oh, Please, Not Again
Oh, Please, Not Again

By Elton Camp

As a teenager, I admit I was a nerd.
Books to sports I very much preferred. 
To become agile, I didn’t...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: softball, angstme,
Form: Rhyme
Like mother, like daughter
Like father, like son
Like uncle, like nephew
Like aunt, like niece
Like grandfather, like grandson
Like grandmother, like granddaughter
A man to a woman
A boy to...

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Categories: softball, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Ball Card Heroes

With bat and ball and gloves in hand and on our way
we'd pass by old man Finch where when he'd sit and watch the world

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Categories: baseball, childhood, games, journey, softball, sports,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Soft Ball
This maybe a contest of sorts
But she said I can't write about sports
'Cause it's not funny of late
To see a man's ball deflate 
And have...

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Categories: humor, softball,
Form: Limerick
Respect The Game
To know just where your're going

You must know where you've been

You must respect the history

The things others have seen

It's true in all things relative

Be it...

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Categories: baseball, football, games, history, soccer, softball,
Form: Rhyme
Alone yet not alone
Alone yet not alone
I thought i was alone
Alone in this ugly circumstances 
of no freedom 
Where grief are always 
Present in an heavy heart 

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Categories: softball, caregiving, change, courage, humor, inspiration, nature,
Form: Epic
Grandmas House
Beautiful land in the distance,
Heading there in consistence,
Mountains far but so close,
Leading us to a touch of prose.
Hear me for our worlds at peace,
Bend the...

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Categories: softball, childhood, family, house, house, me, time,
Form: Blank verse
Football, volleyball, baseball --- a nonsensical poem
Football, volleyball, baseball, softball, 
Racquetball, handball, basketball, hardball. . . . 
There're lots of sports in the world you play with a ball, 
And you...

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Categories: softball, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
What Silence Can Be
Silence isn’t always an empty space driven between two.
It can be a deeper meaning of understanding.
Silence isn’t always filled with anger.
It can be the lull...

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Categories: silence, softball,
Form: Free verse
The Hard Diamond
I'm warning you:
don't come weak
I'm telling you:
don't come lame
I play on the hard diamond,
so don't come with no softball game

I'm a hard-nosed ballplayer,
I don't mind...

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Categories: softball, allegory, allusion, baseball, sports, truth,
Form: Rhyme royal
This poem is dedicated to my sister, Allie Alvstad (pron: stead)
It's killing me inside to see you stuck in this hospital bed
When I know you...

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Categories: softball, cheer up, health, i love you,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Nothing You Can't Do
Everyday when his dad came home he was waiting there
This was the special time that his dad always had to share

He taught him to throw...

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Categories: softball, hope, inspirational, life, loss, sportsdad, career,
Form: Couplet