hitting average

Also found in: Dictionary.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for hitting average

(baseball) a measure of a batter's performance

References in periodicals archive ?
He finished the regular season at with a 0.251 hitting average with 5 home runs and 37 RBIs.
But their hitting average ranks among the lowest in the majors.
The Beacons held Walla Walla to a less than .050 hitting average in the final two sets while hitting .455 and .385 to put the match away.
The house prices reflect a slump in the housing market brought on by the recession, with only one street hitting average prices of over pounds 1m compared to three last year.
Mike, the superb lead-off hitter for the Mountaineers, who leads the league in hitting average, said, "We're doing real well now.
Anaheim's Darin Erstad and Houston's Richard Hidalgo were among the players who improved their hitting average dramatically in 2000.
- Rachel Rourke had a season-high 25 kills and a .420 hitting average to lead Oregon State as the Beavers handed sixth-ranked Michigan its first volleyball loss of the season Saturday while winning the Michigan Invitational tournament title.
In that match, Rourke led once again with 24 kills and a hitting average of .302.
Northwest Christian had a significant advantage at the net, with a .232 hitting average compared with Cascade College's minus-.008.
The Ducks improved to 9-0 on the season with a .312 hitting average compared to Gonzaga's .056.
Mira Djuric had 13 kills while hitting at team-high .308 for Oregon (10-9, 0-8), which could do no better than its .098 hitting average in the first game.
Allyson Leavitt's 11 kills led Oregon, which had a better hitting average than Washington in the first game (.240 to .233) but dropped to .120 in the second game and .020 in the third.
Oregon's hitting average on Thursday was a season-low negative-.007.
CORVALLIS - Brittany Cahoon had 17 kills in 27 attacks for a .556 hitting average and posted seven blocks as the Oregon State volleyball team came from behind to beat Oral Roberts 27-30, 31-29, 30-19, 30-23 on Friday.