# Baseball Fielding Percentage(FP) Calculator

Estimates the fielding percentage(FP) of a baseball player at any tournments.

## Baseball Fielding Percentage(FP) Formulae

Fielding percentage (FP) = ( Number of assists + Number of putouts ) ÷ ( Number of chances )

Where,

Number of chances = Number of assists + Number of putouts + Number of errors

**Example**

During a baseball game, a player had the following performance: 7 Assists, 8 putouts and 1 error

Fielding percentage (FP) = (Number of assists + number of putouts) ÷ (number of chances)

Number of chances = Number of assists + number of putouts + number of errors

Number of chances = 7 + 8 + 1 = 16

Fielding percentage (FP) = (7 + 8) ÷ (16)

Fielding percentage (FP) = 15 ÷ 16

Fielding percentage (FP) = 0.9375

After rounding 0.9375 to 3 decimal places, we get 0.938

Fielding percentage (FP) = 0.938