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Red Sox-Yankees game delayed due to terrifying swarm of bees

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To paraphrase William Shakespeare by way of Sam Spade, this video is the stuff that nightmares are made of.

In the third inning of Tuesday's Red Sox-Yankees matchup, a swarm of bees caused a lengthy on-field delay.

Literally a swarm of bees.

Now, this isn't the first time something like this has happened, and it probably won't be the last, but the Red Sox were clearly a bit flustered.

First, Red Sox utilityman Mike Carp wanted no parts of the bees:

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And then the umpires joined him:

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And the Boston bullpen:

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But, thankfully, these brave crewmembers came on the field to take care of the problem and get the game back underway:

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Mark Teixeira, however, had his own helpful solution:

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