earned run definition

  • noun:
    • Baseball A run scored minus the aid of a mistake, found in computing earned run averages.
    • A run that has been recorded without advantage of one.
    • a run which was maybe not scored because of a mistake by the other group
  • verb-transitive:
    • a run which can be made with no assistance of errors regarding opposing side.

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