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Jerry Remy Out Sick With Pneumonia

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Former Red Sox second baseman Jerry Remy throws out the first pitch before the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Angels meet for Game one of the American League Division Series on October 3, 2007 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Former Red Sox second baseman Jerry Remy throws out the first pitch before the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Angels meet for Game one of the American League Division Series on October 3, 2007 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

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BOSTON (CBS) –  Red Sox fans will have to enjoy a few more games without the “Rem Dawg” doing play-by-play.

Jerry Remy tweeted Monday morning doctors told him he has a “bit of pneumonia” and have recommended he gets it under control before returning to the NESN booth.

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Remy missed over four months in 2009 as he recovered from cancer surgery and battled severe depression.

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He has done Red Sox games for NESN since 1988.

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