Definition of batting average in English:

batting average

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noun

  • The average score of a batsman or batter, in cricket a batsman’s runs scored per completed innings, and in baseball a batter’s safe hits per official times at bat.
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    • I suppose the simplest way of gauging Test allrounders is to deduct the bowling average from the batting average.
    • The Brewers had the worst batting average in the league, while ranking 15th in runs scored and homers.
    • What major league player has had the lowest batting average with 100 or more runs batted in during one season?

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