People: Nov. 6, 2000

THANK GOD THEY DIDN'T SEND JOY BEHAR

Anytime a pitcher straps on his spikes, grabs the ball and steps on the rubber, sexual euphemisms are just a precocious first-grader away. With no kids credentialed as working media, MEREDITH VIEIRA, The View's go-to gal for saucy, took it upon herself to--as they say on The View--go there. For a segment on the World Series that was shot before game three at Shea Stadium, Vieira was overheard asking Mets Mike Piazza and John Franco, "Who has the biggest wood on the Mets?" Franco and Piazza ducked the question, but several female sportswriters were...

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