It's the Red Sox's 14th pennant in franchise history.
The World Series will begin Tuesday night at Fenway Park, with Boston hosting either the Dodgers or the Brewers. The Dodgers hold a 3-2 lead in the NLCS going into Game 6 on Friday night at Miller Park.
It was also a year that had its share of controversies from the trade for closer Roberto Osuna to "sign gate" in the playoffs to the controversial calls over the last two games, calls that may have cost the Astros the series.
It was the 301st start of Price's career and just the second on short rest. His nine strikeouts are a postseason best in his 11-year career. But the playoffs are all about matchups and Price has always matched up well with the Astros. They out-hit the Astros this series.
A tablet recorded J.D. Martinez during batting practice before a game.
Game 5 of the ALCS is now airing on TBS. Ultimately, his teammates just didn't do enough behind him to make it happen. And before that, Martinez was a part of the Astros organization before they released him in March 2014.
In his last appearance, Price went four-and-two-thirds innings. But, to take out the defending World Series champs, Alex Cora and his 108-win team needed other players to step up. Altuve's potential two-run homer was wiped out.
Left fielder Andrew Benintendi caught a long fly for the last out - not almost as dramatic as his game-saving diving grab the previous night. It's safe to say, he was feeling it.
All nine of Bradley's RBI came with two outs. Verlander was unstoppable in his first game of the series and looks to provide a spark for the Astros tonight. The 35-year-old entered the day 4-0 with a 1.15 ERA over his last four postseason starts in which his team faced elimination. His six swings and misses matched his lowest total of the year.
Joe West, the crew chief of the ALCS, has a lot of explaining to do.
The Red Sox will host the victor of the Brewers-Dodgers NLCS.
Devers, who turns 22 on Wednesday, has 12 RBIs in 10 postseason games. You can stream on fuboTV (Try for free).
The Red Sox are the first team to win four straight postseason games against a 100-win club since the 2004 Red Sox against both the Yankees and Cardinals, STATS said.
Well if it helps the team come back from deficits, especially in October, then by all means flick away, Brock.