Guide to Softball Statistics

Batting Stats

AcronymNameDescription
ABAt BatNumber of times a player has been up to bat
BBBase on BallsNumber of times the player is walked by the pitcher. i.e. Four non-strikes (balls) are pitched to the batter and the batter is awarded a base by the umpire.
PAPlate AttendanceNumber of times a player has been up to bat minus the number of walks. (AB-BB)
RRuns...
RBIRuns Brought In...
1BFirst Base...
2BSecond Base...
3BThird Base...
HRHome Runs...
BAVBatting Average...
OBPOn Base Percentage...
SLUGSlugging Percentage...

Pitching Stats

AcronymNameDescription
IPInnings PitchedNumber of complete innings pitched by the player.

Fielding Awards

AcronymNameDescription
FAFielding AwardsCount of fielding awards given to the player. Fielding awards are assigned by the opposing team.