Tonight is a moment that all baseball team strive to be a part of but only two are so lucky to be. This year those two lucky teams are the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, both of whom come into the World Series owning the best records in their respective leagues.
So for the first time since 1999, we have the two best teams in baseball going at it for the World Series, and you couldn’t ask for anymore.
It’s going to be a series of pitching it seems as the Cardinals boast some serious talent at the front end of their pitching rotation while the Red Sox have a bullpen that can swallow you up. Michael Wacha, the Cardinals rookie sensation, will be taking the mound for Game 1 tonight while the Red Sox will be throwing out veteran Jon Lester.
So when is the first pitch of the 2013 World Series and where can you catch it on television? We have all the information you need to know right here:
Date: Wednesday, October 23
Start Time: 8:30pm ET
Pitching Matchup: Wacha (0-0) vs. Lester (0-0)
Stadium: Fenway Park
Location: Boston, MA
Series Lead: Tied 0-0
TV Info: FOX
Live Stream: MLB Postseason.TV
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