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Video: Jerry Remy Loses Tooth on Red Sox Broadcast

No, you're not hallucinating; that's Jerry Remy staring at his own tooth in the NESN broadcast booth. (Photo courtesy of SBNation)

For those of you Boston fans depressed by the fact that the Red Sox are on the verge of being swept by the lowly Chicago Cubs — led by former Red Sox GM Theo Epstein, no less — here is the moment of levity that you’ve been looking for.

Jerry Remy lost one of his teeth in the midst of the NESN broadcast. For real.

If you’ve ever watched NESN before, and seen the interplay between Remy and Don Orsillo, you won’t need me to tell you that the lost tooth led down a long and all-but-endless rabbit hole of caps, dentists, and giggling, followed innings later by the appearance of a screwdriver, pliers, and electrical tape.

I wish I were kidding.

Sigh. Sometimes NESN is the best and the worst.

Now if only the Red Sox could be inspired by their fallen comrade in the broadcast booth and win a few in the name of Jerry’s tooth…

About Nick Bohlen - @ndbohlen

Nick is an editor and regular contributor for the Patriots, Celtics, and Red Sox sections of SoB. (Despite growing up in Vermont, just a short drive from Canada, hockey never really caught on with him.) Follow him on twitter: @ndbohlen

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