50 Cent Claims New York Cop Gave Him a Hard Time for Terrible First Pitch

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistMay 30, 2014

May 27, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Jonathon Niese (49) looks on as recording artist 50 Cent throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: William Perlman/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports
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Rapper 50 Cent's first pitch was so bad that even the New York police want in on the fun.

On Friday's Good Morning America, 50 Cent talked about his terrible first pitch before the Mets' game on May 27. He even tried to blame the wild throw on Curtis Jackson, which is his real name. 

Then 50 Cent caught everyone by surprise when he revealed he was pulled over by a New York cop and, instead of getting a ticket, received some ribbing.

The rapper also denied that the blooper was a publicity stunt, saying his pitch "slipped."

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