Top 15 Worst First Pitches

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Top 15 Worst First Pitches
The Star-Ledger-USA TODAY Sports

50 Cent took the world by storm Tuesday night with an impressively wild ceremonial first pitch at Citi Field in New York that came closer to hitting the Empire State Building than the strike zone.

In the rich history of horrendous first pitches, could this be the one that reigns supreme? Has this rapper really burst onto the scene and so quickly dethroned such legendary first-pitch fail artists as Carly Rae Jepsen, Barack Obama and Carl Lewis?

For years, celebrities and current and former athletes have been marching onto baseball fields in slacks and ball caps to attempt what is apparently the most difficult 60-foot throw in all of sports.

Many have beaten the odds and accomplished the unimaginable feat.

Many more have come up short, literally.

Today, we tip our hats to the worst of the worst and count down the 15 most disastrous first pitches in baseball history.

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