# Calculating baseball statistics

The objective of this unit is calculating baseball statistics or show you the relationship between baseball and mathematics

Baseball is probably America’s favorite game. You’ll hear baseball fans spoke of ERA a pitcher, average the stick of a hitter and a few other important statistics of baseball

Numbers that you have a mathematical sense that tells you how well players do

I explain these terms in here and, especially, I show you how it relates to mathematics

Batting average
This lesson will explain the meaning of batting average and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of how a player strike

Average runner
This lesson will explain the meaning of average runner and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of how well a player steal bases

Earned Run average
This lesson will explain the meaning of earned run average and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of the way in which a pitcher is to not let runs in the game

Slugging percentage
This lesson will explain the meaning of slugging percentage and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of how well a player bats.

Fielding percentage
This lesson will explain the meaning of percentage commissioning and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of how well a fielder to create putouts

Return games
This lesson will explain the meaning of return games and show you how to use a simple formula for it.

It is a measure of how many games behind the other teams is compared to the first place team

Locate statistics of baseball in maps of baseball and in the newspapers