Hip-hop and sports have often had a synonymous connection. A couple of weeks ago 50 Cent made headlines everywhere when the video for his now infamous opening pitch before a Mets game at Citi Field went viral. He made his return to the stadium  last weekend to do what he does best, perform. The Queens veteran MC explains that its always nerve-racking when you perform in front of your home crowd.

Also check out Off The Bat's Chris Distenfano as he lists the MLB's 7 Most Hip Hop Nicknames in the funny clip below. And don't forget to checkout Off The Bat From The MLB Fan Cave on MTV 2 that features host Fat Joe.

Watch the video below.

[via MTV]