Definition of wOBA in English:

wOBA

abbreviation

Baseball
  • Weighted on-base average (a measure of a player's overall offensive performance per plate appearance)

    ‘he posted a .351 wOBA last season’

Origin

Early 21st century: coined by sports statistician Tom Tango in The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball (2006).

Pronunciation

wOBA

/ˈwəʊbə/