Baines is not in the same league as vast majority of HOF. Veterans committee passed up Will Clark, Don Mattingly, Dale Murphy...great Ballplayer but not HOF'er.
The more I think of this , The more I would add Fred McGriff to the HOF list. It's a long shot but its his last year and he is HOF worthy.
So my hopeful list is [to be added to Baines, Smith]
and good % votes for