Many of you visiting here may know at least one of us, the electors of the Hall of Miller and Eric. You’ll know that we love the Baseball Hall of Fame, which is why we feel compelled to create a better one.
But just in case you don’t know us, here’s who we are and our individual philosophies on electing HoMErs. And in case you don’t already know, we tend to agree on a lot of things…and really disagree on others. One of us teaches debate; the other one writes persuasive copy for a living. Let the fun begin!
He’s the rhetor and public speaking professor by day. He debates baseball by night.
He’s the marketing guy whose head is either in persuasive copy or a sales spreadsheet by day. By night his head is in baseball spreadsheets. Eric participated in the Hall of Merit project at Baseball Think Factory back when Win Shares were the new thing, when Baseball Prospectus was free online, and when people still had land lines.
How Eric Analyzes Players for the HoME (updated 3/19/2014).
How Eric Analyzes Pitchers for the HoME (updated 3/20/2014).
Chalek’s Equivalent WAR System (CHEWS+)
Eric’s catcher equivalency method (updated 5/2/2014).
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