Swing For The Fences With This MLB Sabermetrics Quiz

Baseball | 4/2/19

What Does DIPS Stand For?

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Retry Correct Incorrect Defense-Independent Pitching Statistics are a series of stats that measure a pitcher’s effectiveness. It’s based only on plays that do not involve fielders, home runs allowed, strikeouts, hit batters, walks, and fly ball percentage.
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What Does DIPS Stand For?

  • Defense-Independent Pitching Statistics
  • Defenseless-Independent Pitching Statistics
  • Defense-Inaccurate Pitching Statistics
  • Defense-Independent Pitching Shenanigans
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