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Square: Baseball Diamond

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The base paths on a baseball diamond form a square. The distance between each base is $90'$. The pitching rubber, which is located on the pitching mound, is between home plate and second base.

If the pitcher stands on the pitching rubber at a distance of $60' 6"$ away from home plate, how far from second base is the pitcher standing?

Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

A

$60.5 \text{ feet}$

B

$66.8 \text{ feet}$

C

$104.8 \text{ feet}$

D

$127.3 \text{ feet}$

E

$155.9 \text{ feet}$