Origin of batting average
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How to use batting average in a sentence
The following year, he set career highs in almost every batting category and ranked third in batting average.
That is roughly what my batting average would have been, or yours.Gene Weingarten: Take me out to the Old. Word. Game.|Gene Weingarten|May 6, 2021|Washington Post
Their batting average is the number of hits they got divided by four times the number of games they played.
The irony in all of this was that it was not mathematically impressive that a baseball player of Trout’s skill was able to produce a batting average that matched the number of games played.
The way the question was worded — asking for the greatest number of games rather than the greatest possible batting average — technically allowed for answers greater than 1,000.
Well over a thousand holes in, I average less than four strokes per hole.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
On average, the vaccine has an efficacy of about 60 percent.When You Get the Flu This Winter, You Can Blame Anti-Vaxxers|Kent Sepkowitz|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Average age ranges from 45 to 65, with her youngest client at 18 and the oldest in her 80s.
Ramos was 38—nearly two decades older than the average recruit.
All because Murthy believes that gun violence, which kills an average of 86 Americans every day, is a public health issue.
I do not think the average number of passengers on a corresponding route in our country could be so few as twenty.
Though the average speaker is generally limited by one type of voice, which he varies somewhat, it is not often disguised.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
I should judge that a peck of corn is about the average product of a day's work through all this region.
A cricket-match was in progress, but the bowling and batting were extremely wild, thanks to The Warren strong beer.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The average citizen of three generations ago was probably not aware that he was an extreme individualist.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock