Watch Kendrick Lamar Throw a Rather Impressive First Pitch

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Remember 50 Cent’s notoriously awful first pitch at a Mets game last year? Well, Kendrick Lamar is the latest rapper to take the mound — this time at a Los Angeles Dodgers game — and he actually did pretty well.

Here’s Lamar’s ceremonial first pitch at Dodger Stadium Monday night:

Here’s another view:

It’s a little low, sure, but we’re still quite impressed. Even the announcer said, “nice form, nice pitch.”

With a little training, Kendrick could totally become a professional pitcher if the whole rapping thing doesn’t work out.

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