What Scouting/Statistical Terms Do You Need Defined?

I’d like to thank everyone for the feedback provided in the survey we posted about a week ago. Something that readers suggested a number of times was for us to explain baseball terms and concepts. Whether they are statistical terms, scouting terms, or baseball rules, Orioles Nation would like to make understanding baseball easier for you.

In order to do so, we’ve created a baseball “library” where we’ll be defining and explaining numerous baseball terms and concepts. You can see two examples here:

If there is a term you’d like defined by Dan, Don or I, please tell us using the form below.

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Jordan founded Orioles-Nation.com in November 2009. He is a computer science & business major at Towson University. He is the site programmer, designer, editor and primary minor league writer. He also contributes to and maintains the site’s prospect rankings and scouting reports. Jordan's work has been recognized in a number of publications including MASN, The Baltimore Sun, MLB Trade Rumors, FanGraphs and Project Prospect. In addition, Jordan is a special contributor to John Sickels’ (formerly of ESPN.com) blog, Minor League Ball. Read more about Jordan at JordanTuwiner.com and follow him on Google+ and on Twitter @JordanTuwiner.