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Spencer Kieboom lost a tooth in the morning and then hit his first big league home run

With a name as melodious as Spencer Kieboom, you're expected to hit home runs. After all, it's practically a home run call on its own. Try it out: Kieboom. It's fun to say. 

On Tuesday, the Nationals' rookie catcher finally got to try it out as Kieboom hit his first home run in the first game of a doubleheader against the Phillies. Batting in the top of the fifth, Kieboom swung and blasted Nick Pivetta's offering into the right-field seats for his first big league home run. Kieboom, indeed. 

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He did it with one fewer full tooth in his mouth, too. 

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While at first, it seemed Kieboom had actually lost a tooth in the act of walking to the plate, that wasn't exactly what happened: 

So what exactly was going on? Kieboom explained the situation to MLB.com's Jamal Collier:

"I actually lost it this morning. It wasn't like my real tooth. It was a temporary tooth. unfortunately for all the people who think it's my real tooth, it's not. I'm getting some new veneer put in, so I had a temporary tooth put on. I was eating some breakfast this morning and I bit into a baguette and it was gone. I just embraced it. It was halfway there and I just ripped it off."

Last year, Aaron Judge chipped a tooth while celebrating a teammate's home run, and it seems that will remain the most recent example of losing a tooth in the act of homering ... for now.