It means k per 9, meaning strikeouts per 9 innings pitched. It is a decent indicator for prospects (if you consider in their k/bb), and other pitchers. most pitchers with a high k/9 and a low k/bb will have already been picked. Of course, then you could look at OBA, P/I, P/G, GS, RS, (etc.) lol
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