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What does WHIP stand for?

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In baseball, what does WHIP stand for?

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WHIP is a baseball statistic that stands for walks and hits per inning pitched. It is a measure of a pitcher’s ability to prevent batters from getting on base. WHIP is easy to calculate: WHIP = (walks given up + hits given up) / innings pitched, or (BB + H) / IP.