This new DHL spot from Ogilvy, tied to the shipping company’s “Hometown Heroes” Major League Baseball promotion, tickles our funny bone. Ripken: “Hey, I played in 2,632 straight games.” Ruth: “Well, I ate 2,632 hot dogs!” Which actually sounds on the low side. The Web site asks visitors to choose the best player in their favorite team’s history. As a Mets fan, I’ll have to go with this guy.
—Posted by Catharine P. Taylor