Examples of batting average in a Sentence
an excellent hitter with a batting average above .300
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The Giants rank fourth in the NL in batting average (.254) but only 11th in runs scored.
The Brookeville resident native ranks second in the EPBL in batting average (.615) and on-base percentage (.667).
Realmuto leads all major league catchers in batting average (.300) and slugging percentage (.532).
His primary backup, Eric Sogard, is having an even worse season at the plate (.125 batting average, .394 OPS), removing him from consideration for more playing time.
Since deGrom’s streak started on April 21, the Mets rank last in the major leagues in runs per game (3.24), batting average (.221), on-base percentage (.290), slugging percentage (.356) and total bases (542).
Bart led Georgia Tech in batting average (.359) and home runs (16) last season.
The Cubs rank first in the majors in offensive fWAR, fourth in runs, sixth in batting average, second in OBP and fourth in slugging percentage.
After a 2-1 loss to the Cardinals on Thursday, the Padres have a 14-25 record, the most strikeouts in the majors, the sixth-fewest runs, the third-lowest team batting average, third-lowest on-base percentage and second-lowest slugging percentage.
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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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