Here’s the video of a Red Sox World Series trophy getting hit with a thrown beer

The Red Sox say the damage should be "easily repaired."

PARADE SLIDER Boston, Ma- Oct. 31, 2018- Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff- Sox Mookie Betts hoists the World Series Trophy on the Rolling Rally Parade
Mookie Betts hoists a World Series trophy during the Red Sox victory parade Wednesday. –Stan Grossfeld / The Boston Globe

Many beers were thrown Wednesday during the Red Sox World Series victory parade. And one can in particular did damage (hashtag) to a special piece of hardware.

The Red Sox confirmed that the World Series trophy riding along in the duck boat with Mookie Betts, who was reportedly bombarded by a constant onslaught on soaring beers, was slightly damaged after it was hit by a full, unopened can. The trophy could be seen after the incident with several of its 30 gold-plated flags bent out of shape.

Korey O’Brien, a producer for 7News, obtained and posted footage of the exact moment it was hit Wednesday afternoon.


WMUR, the Manchester, New Hampshire-based news station, also captured raw video of the moment of impact.

Zineb Curran, a spokeswoman for the Red Sox, told that the damage was “minimal” and the trophy should be “easily repaired.”

“Not a big deal,” she said.