To dream of a baseball game represents a mental or emotional struggle to cancel, stop, or eliminate something. A metaphor for conflict over an opportunity to get rid of a problem or unwanted situation. You may have the chance to “deal a blow” to a problem or your opposition.
The players in a baseball game represent both positive and negative aspects of yourself struggling to control an outcome. Negative competitors may reflect fears, guilt, jealousy, or unwanted outcomes that stand in your way.
The actual baseball is a symbol for an opportunity that must be taken advantage of in order to gain power.
Hitting the ball represents an opportunity that was successful taken advantage of. You or some aspect of your life has gained leverage or successful dealt with a competing force.
Striking out represents a failure to take advantage of an opportunity. You or aspect of your life may have lost “your chance” or were overwhelmed by an opposing force.
To see a baseball field under construction represents the groundwork for conflict that is developing in your life. Certain factors or situations are coming together that will lead to confronting a problem.
To be at bat symbolizes confrontation with a problem. You have an opportunity to overcome something.
The base’s on a baseball diamond reflect how far you or some aspect of your life is progressing with their problems. First base is a beginning phase, second is conflict, third is near closure, and home plate reflect total success over an opposing force.
Example: A woman dreamed that the child that she had miscarried at 6 months was all grown up and playing baseball. In waking life she was finally able to confront her trauma and embarrassment of the miscarriage by talking about it with friends and family. Baseball in this case may have reflected her feelings about overcoming her struggle to discuss what happened to her whenever the topic of her pregnancy came up.
Example 2: A man dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. In waking life he was dedicated to finding a girlfriend after being single for a long time. Baseball in the dream may have reflected his struggle to overcome single life by successfully wooing a girl on a date or “hit a homerun.”