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ALCS 2013: The Red Sox win the AL Pennant!

The Red Sox are headed to the World Series!

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Red Sox 5, Tigers 2: Victorino punches the ticket

Shane Victorino's grand slam won Game 6 and clinched the American League pennant, sending Boston back to the World Series!

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Red Sox vs. Tigers score: Sixth-inning debacle

The Red Sox took the lead, gave it right back, and refused the offer when the Tigers tried to return the favor in a debacle of a sixth inning.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers score: Game 6 remains scoreless

The Red Sox and Tigers are locked in a scoreless tie. But a few inches could have made all the difference.

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Not panic time with Stephen Drew

Stephen Drew has been one of the poster boys for the team's offensive struggles in this series, and that has led to people calling for his benching. It's not time for that overreaction from John Farrell, though.

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Red Sox 4, Tigers 3: Sox hold on in Game 5

The Red Sox jumped out to an early lead, then held on late. They'll head back to Fenway with a 3-2 lead in hand, one win shy of the World Series.

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ALCS 2013: Xander Bogaerts in Game 5 lineup?

Red Sox fans have been waiting for it, and it sounds like they'll finally get Bogaerts in the starting lineup.

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Tigers 7, Red Sox 3: Peavy, Pedroia blow it

The Red Sox finally got the bats going consistently, but couldn't quite get the big hit together, while the Tigers took advantage of major failures from Jake Peavy and Dustin Pedroia to tie the series up at 2-2.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers lineups: Leyland mixes it up

The Red Sox will be facing a Tigers lineup with familiar faces in unfamiliar places for Game 4.

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ALCS G4 Match-Up:Victorino vs Hunter

Both players hit second, both players play right field and both players are struggling in the ALCS. It is time for Torii Hunter and Shane Victorino to step it up. Win the match-up, win the game.

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Video: Gomes wants to talk about Lackey

Gomes and the Sox were tired of talking about Verlander before the game even started; after it finished, there was no time for that.

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Sox know Cabrera's weakness, and it is heat

Normally, it wouldn't be an issue for one of the game's great hitters, but the injuries have piled up and slowed him down.

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Red Sox 1, Tigers 0: An improbable 2-1 lead

It took the Red Sox until the fifth to pick up their first hit, but a fantastic performance from John Lackey and one big swing from Mike Napoli were enough to lift the Red Sox past the Tigers to a 2-1 ALCS lead.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers score: Napoli puts Sox ahead

The Red Sox have jumped ahead of the Tigers on Mike Napoli's solo shot

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Red Sox vs. Tigers score: Red Sox have a hit!

The Red Sox have a hit! Barely...

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The 90th Over The Monster Podcast

On the podcast, Brendan and Matt discuss the first two games of the ALCS, the strategy the Red Sox have followed, if it has worked, and what the team must do going forward to reach the World Series.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers lineup: Gomes starts again

Jonny Gomes is starting in left field again as the Red Sox take on Justin Verlander and the Tigers in Detroit.

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ALCS G3 Match-up: Napoli vs Verlander

The Red Sox have been striking out at a jaw-dropping rate and with Justin Verlander on the mound, there is no end in sight. There is one Red Sox player known for his high-K ways who might not be phased by the former-MVP, however- 1B Mike Napoli.

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Verlander says Shanf looks for HBP

Luckily, it's 2013, so this is something we can actually verify or dismiss.

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John Lackey: Mr. Consistency

The two rotations in the ALCS have gotten a lot of hype, and for good reason. However, it seems like John Lackey has been forgotten, despite his consistently solid performances all season.

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ALCS 2013: Salty's walkoff hit and celebration

David Ortiz tied things up, but it was Salty who put the Red Sox on top for good in Game 2.

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ALCS 2013: David Ortiz grand slam GIFs

This is a hit you're going to want to see from every possible angle.

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Most Valuable Red Sox: ALCS, Game 2

Spoilers: it's David Ortiz

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Red Sox 6, Tigers 5: Unbelievable

The Red Sox rallied back from the brink of disaster, with one big swing of the bat from David Ortiz completely changing the complexion of the ALCS.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers lineups: Farrell mixes it up

John Farrell is mixing up Boston's lineup one night after Anibal Sanchez and the Detroit bullpen held the Red Sox to just one hit.

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ALCS G2 Match-up: BOS baserunning vs DET catching

If the scores remain low, the mismatch between Detroit catchers Red Sox bases runners could tilt the series in Boston's favor, but Max Scherzer is not the easiest Tiger pitcher to take advantage of.

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Tigers 1, Red Sox 0: Sox notch just one hit

The Tigers jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the ALCS with, appropriately enough, a 1-0 win over the Boston Red Sox.

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Red Sox vs. Tigers: Scoreless after four

The Red Sox and tigers are locked in a scoreless duel four innings into Game 1 of the 2013 ALCS.

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Why the switch with Lackey and Buchholz?

The Red Sox will switch Clay Buchholz and John Lackey in their ALCS rotation. What's brought on the change?

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ALCS match-up: Jon Lester vs Miguel Cabrera

No one hits left-handed pitching better than Miggy, but with the Tigers' slugger hurting, Jon Lester doesn't need to avoid pitching to Cabrera.

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The Over The Monster Podcast - ALCS Preview

The OTM Podcast is back and ever so timely. It's time to look back at the series just past and analyze the one upcoming.

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ALCS 2013 Preview: Of big names and beards

The Tigers have the star power. Can the Red Sox grind them into the ground to advance into the World Series?

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ALCS times, dates, & TV schedule

All you need to know about where and when to find Red Sox vs. Tigers.

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Sox, Tigers face off in playoffs for first time

The Tigers and Red Sox have been rivals many times, but never in a head-to-head postseason match-up.

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