TITLE

The decline of the .400 hitter: An explanation and a test

AUTHOR(S)
Leonard II, Wilbert M.
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Journal of Sport Behavior;Sep95, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p226
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores Stephen Jay Gould's theory that variations in the batting average in baseball is declining. Extension of Gould's idea to other parameters in sports; Analysis of Gould's model of a stable system in baseball with the inception of the National League.
ACCESSION #
9510063906

 

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