The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers have played 1,981 times over the years going all the back to 1901. But they have never faced each other in the postseason. That changes today when they meet at Fenway for game #1 of the ALCS. Live coverage of Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket begins at 7PM. Check out manager John Farrell's pre-series comments...

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Jon Lester  15-8   3.75 ERA  177 Strikeouts

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Anibal Sanchez 14-8        2.57 ERA   202 Strikeouts