hitting average


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Noun1.hitting average - (baseball) a measure of a batter's performancehitting average - (baseball) a measure of a batter's performance; the number of base hits divided by the number of official times at bat; "Ted Williams once had a batting average above .400"
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
average - (sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities
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She amassed a 17-8 record on the mound, holding her opponents to a hitting average of .233.
With summer season at its peak in these countries and August hitting average temperatures between 40-45 degrees Celsius, more than half of the population (57 per cent) makes changes to their eating habits and takes extra care of their skin and hair in response to the soaring temperatures.
Pierzynski is a 17-year veteran with a career .281 hitting average with 177 home runs, 741 runs and 837 RBIs.
And she got better as the season went on, as her hitting average rose from .200 in October to .289 by season's end.
Once out of the built up area, he turned onto the A64 towards Leeds, the court heard, hitting average speeds of between 90 to 100 mph as he forced oncoming traffic to swerve aside.
"I'm feeling quite awkward doing it so on some putts I'm hitting average putts because I'm confusing myself a little bit, but on the whole it's been good."
Lentija whose double also scored Krisna Paguican in the fourth inning raised her hitting average to a tournament-best .667.
Miles did a fine job setting the table for the Woolies from her leadoff spot in the lineup, batting .575 to lead the Southern Worcester County League in hitting average for the second straight year.
All petrol engines are 1.6-litres, with power ranging from 105 to 150PS - the latter being Ford's new EcoBoost engine, which offers extra performance without hitting average fuel consumption of 42.8mpg.
BALMY seaside resort with temperatures hitting average 70F in the summer.
All the petrol engines are 1.6-litre, with power ranging from 105 to 150PS - the latter being Ford's new EcoBoost engine which offers extra performance without hitting average fuel consumption of 42.8mpg.
All the petrol engines are 1.6-litres with power ranging from 105 to 150PS -the latter being Ford''s new EcoBoost engine which offers extra performance without hitting average fuel consumption of 42.8mpg.