Total bases is a

baseball statistic. It is calculated by adding the

number of

singles a

player hits, plus two times the number of

doubles, plus three times the number of

triples, plus four time the number of

home runs.

Official abbreviation for total bases is 'TB'.

Formula: TB = Hits + Doubles + 2 * Triples + 3 * Home runs

Total bases is important for calculating a number of different baseball stats, including slugging percentage.