Baseball (Library Binding)

The Math of the Game: The Math of the Game (Sports Illustrated Kids: Sports Math)

By Thomas K. Adamson

Capstone Press, 9781429665698, 48pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2011

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Description

What is the difference between batting average and slugging percentage? How far does the catcher throw the ball when he tries to gun out a runner who's stealing second? How do you predict a players season stats after only a few weeks? Race to the field to learn how math has transformed the world of baseball.