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The nowhere-close-to-Cooperstown club

Former Red Sox pitcher Aaron Sele received one vote in his only appearance on the Hall of Fame ballot last week.

But he has plenty of company in the one-and-done club, including four fellow Sox hurlers who also failed to meet the 5% threshold to stay on the ballot in their first try at Cooperstown.

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