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single
1B
hits on which the batter reached first base safely without the contribution of a fielding error
double
2B
hits on which the batter reached second base safely without the contribution of a fielding error
triple
3B
hits on which the batter reached third base safely without the contribution of a fielding error
at bat
AB
batting appearances, not including bases on balls, hit by pitch, sacrifices, interference, or obstruction
at bats per home run
AB/HR
at bats divided by home runs
batting average
BA (AVG)
hits divided by at bats
base on balls (walk)
BB
times receiving four balls and advancing to first base
walk-to-strikeout ratio
BB/K
number of base on balls divided by number of strikeouts
extra base hits
XBH
doubles plus triples plus home runs
fielder's choise
FC
times reaching base when a fielder chose to try for an out on another base
ground ball fly ball ratio
AO/GO
number of ground ball outs divided by number of fly ball outs
ground into double play
GDP
number of ground balls hit that become double plays
gross production average
GPA
1.8 times on-base percentage plus slugging percentage, divided by four
grand slam
GS
a home run with the bases loaded, resulting in four runs scoring, and four RBI credited to the batter
hits
H
times reached base because of a batted, fair ball without error by defense
hit by pitch
HBP
times touched by a pitch and awarded first base as a result
home runs
HR
hits on which the batter successfully touched all four bases, without contribution of fielding error
intentional base on balls
IBB (IW, intentional walk)
a base on balls deliberately thrown by pitcher
strike out
K
number of times that strike three is taken or swung at and missed, or bunted foul
left on base
LOB
number of runners not out nor scored at end of inning
on base percentage
times reached base (H + BB + HBP) divided by at bats plus walks plus hit by pitch plus sacrifice flies (AB + BB + HBP + SF)
on-base plus slugging
OPS
on-base percentage plus slugging average
plate appearance
PA
number of competed batting appearances
runs created
RC
statistic that attempts to measure how many runs a player has contributed to his team
run batted in
RBI
number of runners who scored due to a batters' action, except when batter grounded into double play or reached on an error
sacrifice fly
SF
number of fly ball outs which allow another runner to advance on basepaths or score
sacrifice hit
SH
number of sacrifice bunts which allow another runner to advance on the basepaths or score
slugging average
SLG
total bases divided by at-bats
total average
TA
total bases, plus walks, plus steals, divided by plate appearances plus caught stealing
total bases
TB
one for each single, two for each double, three for each triple, and four for each home run
times on base
TOB
times reaching base as a result of hits, walks, and hit-by-pitches