Red Sox ALCS schedule, game start times, TV

Fenway Park Red Sox ALCS
Games 1 and 2 of the ALCS will be played this weekend at Fenway Park. Credit: Getty Images

The American League Championship Series between the Boston Red Sox and the winner of the Detroit Tigers-Oakland A’s series begins Saturday at Fenway Park. A look at the days and start times for each game in the series:

Saturday, Oct. 12 - Game 1 @Boston, 8:07 p.m., FOX

Sunday, Oct. 13 - Game 2 @Boston, 8:15 p.m., FOX

Tuesday, Oct. 15 - Game 3 @Detroit/Oakland, 4:07 p.m., FOX

Wednesday, Oct. 16 – Game 4 @Detroit/Oakland, 8:07 p.m., FOX

Thursday, Oct. 17 - Game 5 @Detroit/Oakland, 8:07 p.m., FOX

Saturday, Oct. 19 - Game 6 @Boston, 4:37 p.m. (or 8:07 p.m. if no NLCS Game 7), FOX

Sunday, Oct. 20 - Game 7 @Boston, 8:07 p.m., FOX

The 2013 MLB World Series begins on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

Follow Metro Boston sports editor Matt Burke on Twitter @BurkeMetroBOS


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