This article is within the scope of Wiki Project Baseball, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of baseball on Wikipedia. Fitzgerald's recent speech.-126.96.36.199 , 1 November 2005 (UTC) The title to the article is "euphemism," which means replacing something possibly offensive with something unoffensive.If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. So unless Fitzgerald was trying not to offend by using less offensive words, this article should not do that.-Branddobbe , (UTC) This should not redirect to Baseball euphemism, as a metaphor is not the same as a euphamism, and baseball metaphors are much broader and more widely applicable than the more specific and explicitly sexual baseball euphamism.
I think that noting that some of them were created simply for comedic effect (rather than actually being common slang or euphemisms) will suffice.as a metaphor for the progression of physical intimacy in a relationship.It is not about every quote that relates baseball and sex.--The reverend , 4 July 2006 (UTC) There is nothing wrong with this article.It is a bit of cultural knowledge, and widely used. -zuckling 188.8.131.52 , 5 January 2007 (UTC) Who put the citations thing there?Zefiro (talk) , 6 February 2009 (UTC) Can an expert of these metaphors remove those that are never used?There are way too many elements in the list like if someone wanted to make a metaphor with every single baseball term.Canjth , 26 October 2006 (UTC) expert needing tag by a cleanup tag.I think cleanup should begin by eliminating all the euphemisms below rain delay (they look ridiculous...) and should continue as we would get opinions from other people.Wahkeenah , 17 April 2006 (UTC) The section of Woody Allen quotes should, in my opinion, be removed.The article is about the use of the terms "first base", "second base", etc.