## About This Tool

The online Slugging Percentage Calculator is used to calculate the slugging percentage (abbreviated SLG) used in baseball statistics.

## Slugging Percentage Definition

In baseball statistics, slugging percentage is a popular measure of the power of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats.

## Slugging Percentage Calculation Formula

The slugging percentage is calculated in the following way, where SLG is the slugging percentage, AB is the number of at-bats for a given player, and 1B, 2B, 3B, and HR are the number of singles, doubles, triples, and home runs, respectively.

SLG = (1B + 2 × 2B + 3 × 3B + 4 × HR) / AB