Mathletics: How Gamblers, Managers, and Sports Enthusiasts Use Mathematics in Baseball, Basketball, and Football

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ABBREVIATIONS
2BDouble
3BTriple
ABAt Bats
BABatting Average
BABIPBatting Average on Balls in Play
BBBases on Balls (Walks)
BCSBowl Championship Series
BFPBatters Faced by Pitchers
CSCaught Stealing
DDown
DICEDefense- Independent Component ERA
DIPSDefense- Independent Pitching Statistics
DPARDefense Adjusted Points above Replacement
DPY/ADefense- Passing Yards Per Attempt
DRPDefensive Rebounding Percentage
DRY/ADefense Rushing Yards Per Attempt
DTODefensive Turnover
DTPPDefensive Turnovers Caused Per Possession
DVOADefense Adjusted Value over Average
EFGEffective Field Goal Percentage
ERAEarned Run Average
EXTRAFGExtra Field Goal
FPFielding Percentage
FGField Goal
FTFree Throw
FTRFree Throw Rate
GIDPGround into Double Play
GOGround Out
HBPHit by Pitch
HRHome Run

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