Can a fielder start in foul territory?
Can a 3rd baseman stand in foul territory?
Can a first baseman straddle the bag?
According to that study guide, however, it says “A first baseman straddling the bag with one foot in foul territory is considered to be in fair territory.”
Can you run over the first baseman?
Can a 1st baseman hold a runner on in foul territory?
Can a baseball player play in foul territory?
Can a first baseman block the base?
Do Runners touch first base?
Do you have to tag the runner at first base?
Can you tag first base with your glove?
Can you block a base with your foot?
Does a base runner have to avoid a fielder?
Do you always have to tag the runner at home plate?
Do you have to tag with ball in glove?
What is a forced runner?
Does the runner have to slide at home?
Can you slide into first base?
Yes, sliding is allowed on first base, but it is not recommended since a batter-runner can overrun the base which is faster. When sliding to first base, the runner is allowed to leave the running lane within a reasonable distance for the purpose of getting on base.