Baseball and hip-hop Hall of Famers meet on blog by agency creatives - McKinney

Baseball and hip-hop Hall of Famers meet on blog by agency creatives

July 24, 2015

By Gail Marie

The Tumblr is called Straight Outta Cooperstown. The images show hip-hop artists’ faces Photoshopped expertly into baseball cards. The captions are baseball- or game-themed lyrics. And the creatives behind it are Cori Johnson and Zac Milner.

A Bleacher Report headline calls the blog “peak internet,” saying that “… every once in a while from the twisting gyre of weirdness that is the web comes something so unnecessary it crosses over into the realm of the sublime.” We call that a home run.