This means that the batter who can’t hit the ball is essentially the loser. In real life, however, a strikeout is not a failure. And because there were up arrows next to them in our Becketts. There are plenty of other baseball cards like, say the 1968 Jerry Koosman rookie card, that are worth a lot. Because if we’re talking about memories and such, they all pretty much win. Or you could browse through our own honking list of more than 450 websites devoted to pasteboards.
Among the most commonly used metaphors are the bases describing levels of physical intimacy (generally from a heterosexual perspective).
Definitions vary, but the following are typical usages of the terms: The metaphors are found variously in popular American culture, with one well-known example in the Meat Loaf song "Paradise by the Dashboard Light", which describes a young couple "making out", with a voice-over commentary, by baseball announcer Phil Rizzuto, of a portion of a baseball game as a metaphor for the couple's activities.
“You would think if you are starting at second base, you would be smart enough to wear a cup,” said Collins.
But Valdespin is hardly the first ballplayer to take the field without anything protecting his family jewels.
Editorial Note: Stuff as a term for a pitcher’s ball delivery has a long history in baseball, dating to at least as early as 1905.
Or, more specifically, about your obsession with baseball cards? Here, then, are the prompts I submitted, the questions and thoughts that Google kicked back, and my responses. Well, because they bring back memories of golden childhood days and games of catch with our dads. But those are just the baseball cards we grew up collecting, the ones that were going to pay for our lavish lifestyles. This one is sort of like, “how much does that cost? So, here are the reasons why “baseball card blogs” and you’ll find hundreds of us out here talking about how much we love our baseball cards. The real deal is that the goal is to be wherever you are comfortable being. Let’s get down to it and help you figure out what the bases mean: First Base First base usually refers to tongue kissing, which is also called french kissing or frenching. The whole thing is a little dated because it assumes that, as in a game, that the goal is to win by eventually go all the way. Plus, these bases are kind of controversial, since they are only built on heterosexual sex. Your tongues are engaged, hence the term tongue kissing. There’s no higher or lower social or sexual value on “achieving” one “level” or another. This is kissing another person on the lips with an open mouth. That’s how I felt on a daily basis in the middle school girls’ bathroom. If one person touches or kisses another person’s breasts, for example, that’s considered “going to second base.” This has also been called heavy petting, feeling him or her up or making out.