Examples of batting average in a Sentence
an excellent hitter with a batting average above .300
Recent Examples of batting average from the Web
The 26-year-old finished the season second in the American League in batting average at .330, a dramatic improvement from the two previous seasons, when Garcia hit .245 and .257.
Hernandez finished in the top 10 in batting average (fifth at .294), on-base percentage (fourth at .373), OPS (seventh at .793) and runs scored (ninth at 85) among big-league second basemen last season.
The Padres were also last in batting average and runs scored.
Rivera led Auburn with a .371 batting average last season and had 28 RBI as she was named to second team All-SEC and to the freshman All-SEC team.
My favorite Gwynn stat for 1998 was batting average with men in scoring position and two out.
The Giants were last in the NL in home runs last season and 13th in batting average.
Ozuna’s final year with the Marlins was his best, posting career-high marks in batting average (.312), on-base percentage (.376), slugging (.548), hits (191), home runs (37) and RBI (124).
Relying on modern metrics, Epstein emphasized on-base and slugging percentages more than batting averages.
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First Known Use of batting average
BATTING AVERAGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of batting average for English Language Learners
baseball : a number that shows how often a batter gets a base hit
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