The Pitcher stands on the mound.
RP stands for Relief Pitcher.
The pitcher stands 60 feet and 6 inches away batting plate and tries to strike the batter out.
OP generally stands for Opponent. BA, in baseball, stands for Batting Average. Thus, OpBA stands for Opponents Batting Average. The lower it is, the better (for the pitcher).
'IN' stands for 'innings' and is usually seen in a line of statistics for a pitcher.
ERA stands for a pitcher's earned run average.
the one who throws the ball to the batter (stands in the middle of the field on the white rubber)
LRP stands for a Left Handed Relief Pitcher. <--- incorrect, please note my additional comments below if you took this original post to be the correct answer. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- LHRP stands for Left Handed Relief Pitcher. LRP stands for Long Relief Pitcher. A Long Relief Pitcher is considered the guy who comes in when one team leads the other by a significant amount or the starting pitcher has failed to putch deep enough into the game to allow the rest of the bullpen to stay rested.
If you are a baseball pitcher, you want a low era. ERA stands for earned run average, meaning how many runs were scored on you. You want low one because no pitcher wants people to score on them.
A pitcher is the person who stands in the center of the infield and "pitches" or throws the ball over the home plate. He tries to get the ball past the person who is at bat. He is responsible for keeping them from scoring, but he has the help of the other players.
Generally Speaking, baseball fans display a small sign at a ball park when the pitcher they are routing for makes a strikeout. The K stands for strikeout.
SS stands for Shortstop, one of the eight defensive positions (less the pitcher) on a baseball team.
The pitcher is the one who throws the baseball to the batter.
The pitching mound.
the place where the pitcher stands.
William Howard Taft was the first President to do the honors when he threw a ball from his seat in the stands to the Washington Senator's opening day pitcher, Walter Johnson, on April 14, 1910.
The ERA in baseball stands for Earned Run Average which is the average amount of runs given up by a pitcher per game. For example a 1.98 ERA is amazing but a 6.10 ERA is terrible. The lower your ERA the better.
No, in baseball the pitcher does not follow the instructions of the catcher.
What is the height of the pitcher's mound in college baseball
The coach or whoever may choose a picther to pitch the ball to the batter in the game the pitcher simply stands on a particular line takes one step then releases the ball underarm. If you would like to change the pitcher than call time to swap the pitcher but the catcher can not be pitcher and the pitcher can not be catcher The coach or whoever may choose a picther to pitch the ball to the batter in the game the pitcher simply stands on a particular line takes one step then releases the ball underarm. If you would like to change the pitcher than call time to swap the pitcher but the catcher can not be pitcher and the pitcher can not be catcher
No. In high school baseball, once a pitcher is called out of a game he is done for the day.
It stands for Walks/Hits innings pitched. It is pretty much a stat that shows on average how many base runners a pitcher will allow per inning pitched.
The positions in baseball are 1st base which the players stands to the right of the base and behind the baseline. 2nd baseman stands in the middle of 1st base and 2nd base. Short stop plays in between 2nd and 3rd base. The 3rd baseman plays to the left of the bag and behind the baseline. Then the outfielders play right, center, and left field. As for the pitcher he stands on the mound in the middle of the infield while the catcher sits behind home plate.
Usually AB is an offensive stat which stands for At Bat, meaning who is batting at the current moment. BF usually stands for Batters Faced, used as a pitching stat next to how many batters that pitcher struck out (Batters faced is not used in computing a pitcher's ERA, or Earned Run Average. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earned_run_average)
A hurler is a slang term for a pitcher in baseball. ERA stands for Earned Run Average and is a statistic for pitchers that shows the number of 'earned' runs a pitcher allows for every nine innings. An earned run is a run that is scored without the help of an error or passed ball. One might think that the earned run average of a pitcher is similar to that of the batting average of a hitter.