Minnesota-based political advertising veteran Bill Hillsman, who made ads for Jesse Ventura and the late Paul Wellstone, is using his talents to get the members of the Baseball Writers Association of America to vote to induct former Minnesota Twins pitcher Bert Blyleven into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Hillsman, who runs the firm North Woods Advertising, has constructed the Web site www.bertbelongs.com and is planning a direct mail campaign to promote the cause of his favorite player.

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