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  Run article - Run Running stream river pool program List computer programming - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A run in a stream or river is a fairly smooth flowing segment or part of the flow differentiated from a pool where the water is deeper and slower moving, and a riffle where the flow is shallower and more turbulent.
A run is the unit of scoring in the sport of cricket.
Run is also the name of a 1991 action movie directed by Geoff Burrowes and starring Patrick Dempsey and Kelly Preston.
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 Run   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
See Running, and "run" in Wiktionary.\n*A run in a stream or river is a fairly smooth flowing segment or part of the flow differentiated from a pool where the water is deeper and slower moving, and a riffle where the flow is shallower and more turbulent.
See run (baseball statistics).\n*A run is the unit of scoring in the sport of cricket.
See Run magazine.\n*Run is also the name of a 1991 action movie directed by Geoff Burrowes and starring Patrick Dempsey and Kelly Preston.
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 Baseball - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Baseball is a team sport, in which a fist-sized ball is thrown by a player called a pitcher and hit with a bat.
Baseball is played between two teams of nine players each on a baseball field, usually under the authority of one or more officials, called umpires.
Baseball history is full of heroes and goats—men who in the heat of the moment distinguished themselves with a timely hit or catch, or an untimely strikeout or error.
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 Run (baseball) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In baseball, a run is scored when a player advances safely around all three bases and returns safely to home plate.
In baseball statistics, a player who advances around all the bases to score is credited with a run (R), sometimes referred to as a "run scored." A pitcher can be given runs on his statistics, which includes earned runs and runs scored due to errors.
The lineup is often designed in such a way to maximize the possibility of manufacturing a run in the first inning.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Run_(baseball_statistics)   (238 words)

  
 Baseball statistics Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
'''Baseball''' is a team sport, in which a fist-sized ball is thrown by a defense (sport)defensive player called a pitcher and hit by an offense (sports)offensive player called a batting (baseball)batter with a round, smooth stick called a baseball batbat.
Baseball is sometimes called ''hardball'' to differentiate it from the closely related sport of softball and other List of sports similar to baseballsimilar games.
Baseball is played between two teams of nine players each on a baseball field, usually under the authority of one or more officials, called umpire (baseball)umpires.
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 Baseball Formulas for Offensive Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
This is an advanced statistic which requires the complete understanding of on base percentage, slugging average and a park adjustment factor.
Total Baseball has adjusted OBP and SA for the player's home park and League OBP and League SA are the league average for each statistic respectively.
Therefore, the statistic is meant to estimate the impact of base-stealers, which, other than the elite base-stealers, rarely amounts to more than a few runs per year for each team.
www.baseball-almanac.com /stats.shtml   (1391 words)

  
 Run - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A bank run is a mass withdrawal of money from a bank.
Run is the stage name of Joseph Simmons, a member of hip hop group Run-DMC.
This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
open-encyclopedia.com /Run   (226 words)

  
 Baseball-statistics.com
And understanding baseball is a truly noble endeavor - it is the first introduction for most American children to an activity that values victory, honors achievement, rewards teamwork and promotes heterodoxy, excellence and professionalism.
Through baseball, America learned to honor men of diverse backgrounds like Babe Ruth (who came from an orphanage), Joe DiMaggio (the son of Italian immigrants) and Willie Mays (who grew up in the Jim Crow South) for their deeds and actions.
Understanding ballparks is the key to understanding baseball - the ball just flies out of some parks and dies in others.
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In baseball, the object of the game 7 is for a 0 team to score more 0 runs than its opponent.
Runs are scored when a player 6 advances safely around all 1 three bases and returns 6 safely to home 0 plate.
A player 4 who does so is 9 credited with a run, 7 or sometimes referred to 4 as a "run scored."
www.softwarex.org /run_(baseball_statistics)_.htm   (65 words)

  
 Home Run Records in a Single Season by Baseball Almanac
is pleased to present a record book full of baseball milestones for home runs hit during a single season — including most, most by positions, most at home and most on the road.
This is because the home run MUST be hit while the player is at that position.
However, one of his home runs was hit while he was pinch-hitting so his single season record for home runs by a first baseman is sixty-nine.
baseball-almanac.com /recbooks/rb_hr2.shtml   (226 words)

  
 Earned run   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
the run did not score as a result of a fielding error (baseball statistics)error or a passed ball/).
Earned runs are specially denoted because of their use in calculating a pitcher's earned run average.
In determining earned runs, the official scorer must reconstruct the inning as it would have occurred without the errors (which include catcher's interference) and passed balls, with the benefit of the doubt always being given to the pitcher in determining which bases would have been reached by errorless play.
www.infothis.com /find/Earned_run   (351 words)

  
 Barry Bonds and the Placebo Effect - Why Bonds won't break the homer record and the placebo effect might be bunk.  By ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A person who's running a temperature of 104 degrees one day is relatively likely to be having a particularly bad day with respect to the fluctuations of his or her illness.
The average ratio between the hitters' home runs per game in the second half and their home runs per game in the first half was approximately two-thirds.
Simply put, baseball is a hard game, and it's difficult for a lot of reasons to sustain a high level of performance over 162 games.
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 At Baseball Encyclopedia.net buy The Sports Encyclopedia Baseball 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Baseball fans, more than any others, love statistics.
When the words "Play Ball!" echo once again across every baseball diamond in America it is time to turn to the classic reference book of our national pastime, The Sports Encyclopedia: BASEBALL 2003, completely updated for the new season.
This newest edition offers fans coast-to-coast the one-volume statistical history sure to settle debates about everything that is baseball for the past century of the game from 1901 through 2002.
www.baseballencyclopedia.net /press_content.htm   (350 words)

  
 Run
A run is a New Zealand term for a landholding corresponding to a ranch.
A run is a small enclosure used for the excersize of (normally caged) domesticated rodents such as rabbits and guinea pigs.
This is a page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
www.askfactmaster.com /Run   (217 words)

  
 SABERMETRIC BASEBALL ENCYCLOPEDIA ENDORSEMENTS
From Alan Shank, author of Al's Baseball Tidbits at www.baseballprimer.com-- I use the "Sabermetric Baseball Encyclopedia" quite often when writing "Al's Baseball Tidbits." The most useful feature is the comparison to the player's league and position for career totals.
But not to fear, the Sabermetric Baseball Encyclopedia is not only an outstanding product with a wide range of functionality, it is backed by someone who's passion and love for the game show through.
From Tim Connelly-- The Sabermetric Baseball Encyclopedia would have to be listed as the 8th wonder of the world were it not for the fact that it is so good, you have to start from scratch and call it the 1st wonder of the world!
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 O'Reilly Network: Analyzing Baseball Stats with R
Baseball statistics appeal to many: some follow their favorite team's seasonal progress, some monitor their fantasy teams, and some are just obsessed by the sheer complexity that is the world of Major League Baseball.
Let's assume for a minute that your love of stats transcends the run-of-the mill obsession and that you know that all of this data can do more than impress your friends at parties (well, sports bars) or tell you that Barry Bonds is the best hitter out there (or is he?).
I like to use R to examine baseball statistics because R is very intuitive.
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 Homerunweb -- Statistics Lessons   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
About 90 percent of a ballplayer's ability is represented by the numbers, if only we have the patience and desire to interpret them.
Sabermetrics is the study of baseball using advanced statistics to analyze the game.
As the basic statistical measure of a pitcher, ERA determines the average number of earned runs scored against a pitcher every nine innings.
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 Baseball Book Survey
Mark Okkonen's Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century is a comprehensive and colorful history of the uniforms of major league baseball.
Baseball And The American Legal Mind, edited by Spencer Waller, Neil Cohen and Paul Finkelman, is an impressively comprehensive collection of both legal documents related to cases involving baseball and legal analysis of baseball.
Baseball: An Illustrated History, by Ken Burns and Geoffrey Ward, is the comprehensive and colorful companion to the exhaustive (though somewhat error prone) PBS series Baseball.
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 Earned run average : Earned Run Average   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In baseball statistics, the earned run average (denoted by ERA) is the mean of earned runs given up by a pitcher per nine innings pitched.
It is determined by multiplying the number of earned runs allowed by nine, and dividing by the number of innings pitched.
The National League first kept official earned run average statistics in 1912 (the statistic was called "Heydler's Statistic" for a while, after then-NL secretary John Heydler), with the American League following suit afterward.
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 Earned run average
The career record is 1.82, held by Ed Walsh[?], and the active player with the lowest career ERA is Pedro Martinez with an ERA of 2.62 through the 2002 season.
In modern baseball, an ERA under 2.00 is considered exceptional and is rare.
If a relief pitcher enters the game, with his team leading by one run and with 2 outs in the inning, with the bases loaded, and gives up a single which scores two runs, he isn't charged with those runs.
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 Statmaster : A Baseball Team Statistics Tool
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present the single most comprehensive Major League team statistics tool on the internet.
Baseball statistics are an evolving / ever changing field of research.
Tim Wiles, the Director of Research at the National Baseball Hall of Fame, was once asked if they would change the numbers on the plaques after researchers found inaccuracies.
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 Run - TheBestLinks.com - Baseball statistics, Computer program, Hip hop, Magazine, ...
Run - TheBestLinks.com - Baseball statistics, Computer program, Hip hop, Magazine,...
Run, Baseball statistics, Computer program, Hip hop, Magazine, New Zealand...
This is a disambiguation page, i.e., a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
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 Run (baseball statistics)
In baseball, the object of the game is for a team to score more runs than its opponent.
Runs are scored when a player advances safely around all three bases and returns safely to home plate.
A player who does so is credited with a run, or sometimes referred to as a "run scored."
www.ukpedia.com /r/run-baseball-statistics-.html   (74 words)

  
 Baseball statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A seemingly intrinsic part of the game of baseball is the keeping of statistics on the achievements of the players.
It was started by Henry Chadwick in the 19th century who devised the concept of batting average based on his experience of cricket.
Commonly used statistics with their abbreviations are explained here:
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/baseball_statistics   (177 words)

  
 Baseball Statistics Calculators
Here you can check stats for your batting average, earned run average, and slugging percentage.
Use the buttons provided below to choose which statistic you wish to calculate.
Then simply enter the appropriate information in the calculator of your choice, click the calculate button, and your stats results will show in the last box.
www.baseballtips.com /stats.html   (92 words)

  
 run - OneLook Dictionary Search
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 ESPN.com - MLB - Statistics Index
Lifers: This lists the rare players in MLB who have been with only one team throughout their careers with at least 10 years in the pros.
Spring Statistics: Check out who’s the best when it doesn’t count with sortable pitching and batting categories.
Home Runs: This is the definitive source for home runs.
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 Amazon.com: Books: The Baseball Encyclopedia: The Complete and Definitive Record of Major League Baseball (10th ed Rev, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As a book of statistics, this is a reference work, and not a collection of colorful stories.
However, one of the great joys of baseball is that whether you're looking at this year's stars or those from the 19th century, statistics can paint a very vivid picture of anyone.
I have run into former baseball players who swear they were players for a major league team but are not listed.
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 Mickey Mantle Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Mantle was 19 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 17, 1951, with the New York Yankees, and his Major League Baseball stats for every season he played, along with his career totals are on this page.
Mickey Mantle's biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable) career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this Mickey Mantle baseball statistics page.
Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a comprehensive player registry for Mickey Mantle which includes his biographical data, year-by-year statistics, career totals, and miscellaneous items-of-interest.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=mantlmi01   (178 words)

  
 baseball statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Is an easy to use software program for tracking and managing your baseball team statistics for the season.
Your baseball league statistics can be reported by which ever stat category you wish including sorting reports by Average, Homeruns, RBI’s, Runs, Hits, Stolen Bases, Walks, Doubles, Triples, Hit-by-Pitch and Fielding Percentage; and sort pitchers by Wins, Earned Run Average, Strikeouts, Winning Percentage, Innings Pitched, Saves and Fielding Percentage.
Baseball league standing reports are available to track league leaders.
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 ESPN.com: MLB - Red Sox hire Bill James as advisor
Henry, though, is perhaps unique among baseball owners, in that the philosophy that led him to great success in the world of investments is exactly the philosophy that could work in baseball.
Similarly, many people think they are smarter than others in baseball, and that the game on the field is simply what they think it is, filtered through their set of images and beliefs.
Of the serious candidates mentioned to this point, none are particularly known for their statistical acumen.
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