Understanding sabermetrics : an introduction to the science of baseball statistics (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Understanding sabermetrics : an introduction to the science of baseball statistics

Author: Gabriel B Costa; Michael R Huber; John T Saccoman; McFarland & Company.
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second EditionView all editions and formats
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"Interest in Sabermetrics has increased dramatically in recent years as the need to better compare baseball players has intensified among managers, agents and fans, and even other players. The authors explain how traditional measures-such as Earned Run Average, Slugging Percentage, and Fielding Percentage-along with new statistics-Wins Above Average, Fielding Independent Pitching, Wins Above Replacement, the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel B Costa; Michael R Huber; John T Saccoman; McFarland & Company.
ISBN: 9781476667669 1476667667
OCLC Number: 1028902486
Notes: First edition published 2008.
Description: xiv, 206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Sabermetrics
Introduction to the science of baseball statistics
Science of baseball statistics
Responsibility: Gabriel B. Costa, Michael R. Huber and John T. Saccoman.

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Interest in Sabermetrics has increased dramatically in recent years as the need to better compare baseball players has intensified among managers, agents and fans, and even other players. The authors  Read more...

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