(Calculating Batting Averages)
Who do you think were the best and the worst hitters on each team during the World Series?
Look at their statistics and make an educated guess.
Florida Marlins
PLAYER |
HITS | AT BATS | AVERAGE |
Alex Gonzalez | 6 | 22 | |
Jeff Conine | 7 | 21 | |
Miguel Cabrera | 4 | 24 | |
Derrek Lee | 5 | 24 | |
Mike Lowell | 5 | 23 | |
Luis Castillo | 4 | 26 |
My guess for the best Marlins hitter is .
My guess for the worst Marlins hitter is .
New York Yankees
PLAYER | HITS | AT BATS | AVERAGE |
Hideki Matsui | 6 | 23 | |
Jason Giambi | 4 | 17 | |
Alfonso Soriano | 5 | 22 | |
Bernie Williams | 10 | 25 | |
Derek Jeter | 9 | 26 | |
Jorge Posada | 3 | 19 |
My guess for the best Yankees hitter is .
My guess for the worst Yankees hitter is .
WERE YOU CORRECT? LET'S FIND OUT! To calculate a batting average, divide hits by at bats. Example: 2 hits out of 5 times at bat = 2/5 = .400 Open Excel and follow directions for writing and using formulas. |