Definitions for earned run average
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word earned run average
earned run average(Noun)
a statistic in baseball which equals the number of earned runs allowed per nine innings pitched.
Earned run average
In baseball statistics, earned run average is the mean of earned runs given up by a pitcher per nine innings pitched. It is determined by dividing the number of earned runs allowed by the number of innings pitched and multiplying by nine. Runs resulting from defensive errors are recorded as unearned runs and are not used to determine ERA.
Find a translation for the earned run average definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these earned run average definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"earned run average." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Apr. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/earned run average>.