Indians manager Terry Francona lost a tooth before Game 3, saw dentist at 1 a.m. to get it fixed

Posted at 5:28 PM, Oct 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-18 17:28:39-04

It's an image Cleveland Indians fans will probably never forget — blood dripping from the finger of Trevor Bauer as he pitched the first inning of American League Championship Series Game 3. 

Yeah we all saw that. 

What we didn't see was manager Terry Francona's tooth fall out. 

"Right before the game, I mean, like literally, my lower tooth, the veneer popped out while I was chewing," Francona told reporter Jordan Bastian. "That thing came off and I'm chewing and I felt it crunchy. I was like 'uh oh.' So I undid my tobacco and there's my tooth."

But don't worry. It's all good now. 

"They found me a dentist last night," he said. "I went from here to a dentist last night at 1 o'clock in the morning. Some dentist met me downtown and [expletive] put it back in. How about that? That's unbelievable. I'm good to go."