slugging percentage

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slug·ging percentage

n. Baseball
A player's total number of bases reached on hits divided by official at bats, expressed to three decimal places and used as a measure of batting power. Also called slugging average.
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Pablo, Power Builders rarin' to rebound !-- -- (The Philippine Star) - August 10, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines With power hitter Myla Pablo back in shape and Fil-Am ace setter Iris Tolenada making her long awaited return, Motolite is all revved up for the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference beginning tomorrow at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
'We don't have that type of power hitter who will smash 100 runs in the last 10 overs.
Tiger Woods is the crowd favourite at Bethpage Black, but McIlroy is confident of holding off his challenge as well as the defending champion, Brooks Koepka, another power hitter.
KARACHI -- Power hitter Asif Ali cut the wings of Imad Waseem-led Karachi Kingsin a last over 162 runchase in the first eliminator of the Pakistan Super League at the National Stadium today.
Power hitter Asif Ali was dismissed on a duck.Hasan Ali and Chris Jordan picked three wickets each.
This number means little by itself, but when compared to other power hitters, it gives a measure of the effectiveness of one power hitter compared to another.
I would not dare to go as far as saying that Babe Ruth was not a better power hitter than both Mays and Aaron, but consider this: Ruth may have never faced a very good reliever at the end of a game; he probably saw the same starting pitcher four or five times a game, who was maybe tired at the end of the game.
Throughout his 12-year baseball career and four years of military service, Detroit Tigers power hitter Hank Greenberg heard cheers wherever he went--along with anti-Semitic taunts.
According to the Sydney Morning Herald, there may be scope for international women players like wicketkeeper-batter Sarah Taylor and West Indies power hitter Deandra Dottin to line-up alongside local stars such as Meg Lanning and Ellyse Perry in the new T20 tournament.
and power hitter Jason Heyward, giving the Braves one of the best young outfields in the majors.
Then came the capper: In the last week of the season, Stefen Romero found out he had a fractured arm bone, and the Beavers were suddenly without their best power hitter.
Kieswetter's 107 was more measured than his reputation as a power hitter might suggest, but after his first 50 occupied 80 balls he took just 41 to convert his half-century into a full one, with nine fours and three mighty sixes along the way.