sabermetrics
noun plural but singular in construction Etymology: saber- (from Society for American Baseball Research) + -metrics (as in econometrics) Date: 1982 the statistical analysis of baseball data • sabermetrician noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sabermetrics — is the analysis of baseball through objective evidence, especially baseball statistics. The term is derived from the acronym SABR, which stands for the Society for American Baseball Research. It was coined by Bill James, who was among its first… …   Wikipedia

  • Sabermetrics — Der Begriff Sabermetrics steht für Analysen im Baseball mittels objektiver Beweismittel, insbesondere durch Statistiken. Der Begriff leitet sich von SABR ab (Society for American Baseball Research), einer Vereinigung, die sich mit der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sabermetrics — sabermetrician / mi trish euhn/, n. /say beuhr me triks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the computerized measurement of baseball statistics. Also, SABRmetrics. [1980 85; S(ociety for) A(merican) B(aseball) R(esearch) + METRICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • sabermetrics — noun The analysis of baseball, especially via its statistics See Also: sabermetrician …   Wiktionary

  • sabermetrics — sa·ber·met·rics …   English syllables

  • sabermetrics — sa•ber•met•rics or SABR•met•rics [[t]ˌseɪ bərˈmɛ trɪks[/t]] n. spo sta (used with a sing. v.) the computerized measurement of baseball statistics • Etymology: 1980–85; S(ociety for) A(merican) B(aseball) R(esearch)+ metrics …   From formal English to slang

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  • NERD (sabermetrics) — In baseball statistics, NERD (a wink towards towards the mnemonic Narration, Exposition, Reflection, Description ) is a quantitative measure of expected aesthetical value. NERD was originally created by Carson Cistulli[1] and is part of his… …   Wikipedia

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  • Moneyball — For the film based on the book, see Moneyball (film). For the statistical approach sometimes referred to as Moneyball , see Sabermetrics. Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game   …   Wikipedia

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