- Peter Keating
WHAT'S THE TRUE MEASURE of a baseball Hall of Famer? For too long, voters have answered this question the wrong way, leading to all kinds of misguided selections and omissions. With the announcement of the 2012 class weeks away, it's time to set things straight with a new gauge of excellence I call Wins Above All-Star Level, or WAAS.
In his column for ESPN The Magazine, Peter Keating introduces a new metric he calls Wins Above All-Star Level, which measures true Hall of Fame talent.