On-base percentage

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add improvement over BA
*''SF'' is Sacrifice Flies
Because there is a high correlation between OBP and runs scored, the use of on-base percentage in player evaluation has gained favor among baseball enthusiasts and front offices in recent years. It has proven to be a more reliable indicator of a player's offensive performance than [[batting average]].
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