Hodges passed over for Hall of Fame

December, 5, 2011
12/05/11
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The Veterans Committee formally announced the selection of Ron Santo to the Hall of Fame. He appeared on 15 of 16 ballots, with 12 needed for selection.

Gil Hodges did not reach the threshold. Jim Kaat received 10 votes, Minny Minoso and Hodges nine apiece, and Tony Oliva eight.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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