Batting Average


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Batting Average

A slang term in business for one's success rate. For example, a salesman making cold calls has a solid batting average if half of his potential clients agree to purchase his products. The term is derived from baseball.
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3 Tests, batting average 24.16 JOS BUTTLER 7 White-ball ace batting high enough in the order given uncertainty about those higher up.
Matt Wallner , Southern Miss outfielder, Jr., Forest Lake, Minn..: a .295 batting average with 54 hits, 10 doubles, 15 home runs, 44 RBI, a .596 slugging percentage and a .410 on-base percentage.
Caption: Figure 1: Team Batting Average Through Season in 2017
Two of baseball's elite hitters, Eddie Collins and Shoeless Joe Jackson, helped the White Sox to be consistently at or near the top of the league in runs, batting average, and slugging percentage between 1916 and 1920--the tarnished golden era in Chicago White Sox history--during which they finished second, two games shy in 1916; won the 1917 World Series; tanked the following year on account of key players serving in defense industries during World War I; won the 1919 American League pennant, only to have eight of their players conspire to lose the World Series; and might have won the 1920 pennant as well had not the Black Sox scandal broken with just days left in the season.
In her rookie year, she chipped in a .272 batting average with four home runs -- the highest on her team and tied for second-highest in the conference.
So, then, a retailer's batting average, or conversion rate, is calculated by dividing the transaction count by the store traffic count--just as you would calculate a batting average.
A comparison of the U15 batting aver- ages of the different racial groups between the 2004 and 2010 Year Race Batting average (rp-value 2004 W v.
THERE is an Indian cricket player who many consider a legend, next only to Sir Don Bradman as a batsman - though his Test batting average hovers around 55 against Bradman's 99.94.
I find it remarkable that, in listing offenses, the league will list first--meaning best--not the team which scored the most runs, but the team with the highest batting average. It should be obvious that the purpose of an offense is not to compile a high batting average." Bill James, Baseball Abstract, 1979.
The fact is that the league batting average has remained remarkably stable throughout the history of professional baseball.
Statistical analysis to measure player performance has become so sophisticated over the last quarter century that traditional tools like batting average and earned run average have been augmented and in some cases even replaced by more encompassing measurements like on-base percentage, which became an official statistic in 1984, and the more revolutionary OPS--a term that combines a player's on-base percentage and slugging percentage.
The 1930 series is celebrated for the outstanding performances of Australian batsman Don Bradman, who achieved a batting average of 139.