slugging percentage


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slug·ging percentage

(slŭg′ĭng)
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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Barnum finished the season leading the league in homers, slugging percentage, OPS, extra-base hits and total bases, while ranking second with 90 RBI.
2 team in baseball in dingers with 232 and third best on-base plus slugging percentage (OPS) with .831.
Among all active players with 5,000-plus plate appearances and at least 1,000 with runners in scoring position, Votto, who debuted in 2007, began the current season ranked in the top three in OBP (.427/1st), OPS (.957/1st), walks (1,104/1st), average with RISP (.335/1st), batting average (.311/2nd) and slugging percentage (.530/3rd).
Philadelphia ranked 10th in on-base percentage and 11th in slugging percentage.
Ruth established many MLB batting (and some pitching) records, including career home runs (714), runs batted in (RBIs) (2,213), bases on balls (2,062), slugging percentage (.690), and on-base plus slugging (OPS) (1.164); the latter two still stand today.
Bryant hit.330 with a.435 on-base percentage and.568 slugging percentage in the month.
He had a .525 slugging percentage and .381 on-base percentage.
Despite the hip issue, Moss, who has also played for Boston, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, finished among the AL leaders in homers, RBIs, extra-base hits and slugging percentage. He played 67 games at first base, 56 in left field and 34 in right for the wild-card winning A's.
The Filipino-American standout placed fourth in batting and second in slugging percentage while starting in all the team's 49 games.
This analysis compares batting average, slugging percentage, and home run rate (home runs per 1,000 at-bats) for all Astros games at home (in the Dome) and on the road.
The Lady Vikings went 35-10 that season while batting a collective .292 average with 13 HR and a .401 slugging percentage. Five of the team's starters had batting averages over .330 and accounted for 8 of the teams 13 HR.
Rule 10.22(a): "The individual batting, slugging or on-base percentage champion shall be the player with the highest batting average, slugging percentage or on-base percentage, as the case may be, provided the player is credited with as many or more total appearances at the plate in league championship games as the number of games scheduled for each club in his club's league that season, multiplied by 3.1 in the case of a Major League player.