Examples of batting average in a Sentence
an excellent hitter with a batting average above .300
Recent Examples of batting average from the Web
In 2012, Cabrera won the AL Triple Crown, leading the league in home runs, RBIs and batting average.
Kluber’s primary competition will be Altuve, who led the majors in batting average eclipsed 200 hits for the fourth consecutive season.
During that time, the Red Sox led the majors in runs (2,411) and pitches per plate appearances (3.95), tied for first in on-base percentage (.334), ranked second in batting average (.268) and third in plate appearances per strikeout (5.35).
During this period his batting average fell nearly 50 points, from .330 to .284.
Despite a mediocre lifetime batting average of .229, Mr. Michael impressed other baseball professionals with his knowledge of the game and his no-nonsense attitude.
The right-hander, who leads the AL in ERA (2.56) and opponent batting average (.192), will face Detroit's Matt Boyd.
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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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