Batting may refer to:
Batting (baseball), the act of attempting to hit a ball thrown by the pitcher with a baseball bat,
Batting (cricket), the act of defending one's wicket with the cricket bat while attempting to score runs
Grammatically, this word "batting" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.