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  1. earned run average(Noun)

    a statistic in baseball which equals the number of earned runs allowed per nine innings pitched.

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  1. 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.


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