fielding average
noun see fielding percentage

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  • Fielding percentage — In baseball statistics, fielding percentage, also known as fielding average, is a measure that reflects the percentage of times a defensive player properly handles a batted or thrown ball. It is calculated by the sum of putouts and assists… …   Wikipedia

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