Batter Up: When Hip Hop Meets Baseball

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  • A$AP Mob, A$AP Rocky
  • Kanye West, Lil Wayne "Barry Bonds"
  • Main Source "Just a Friendly Game of Baseball"
  • Jay Z, Alicia Keys, 2009 World Series
  • Crooklyn Dodgers
  • St. Lunatics, "Batter Up"
  • Lastings Milledge
  • Hardball, The Movie
  • Ultramagnetic MCs
  • Jose Reyes
  • J. Cole
  • Jay Z, Jackie Robinson
  • David Ortiz, Fat Joe

Main Source, "Just a Friendly Game of Baseball"

On this highlight from their slept-on 1991 classic, Breaking Atoms, Large Professor and crew use baseball as a metaphor for police brutality.

(Photo: Wild Pitch/EMI)

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