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World Series Game 1 Open Thread: Dodgers vs. Red Sox, 8:09 p.m.

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Chris Sale and his belly button ring will take on Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers at Fenway Park.

League Championship Series - Houston Astros v Boston Red Sox - Game One Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

Los Angeles Dodgers (92-71) at Boston Red Sox (108-54)

Time/Place: 8:09 p.m., Fenway Park
Series: 0-0
SB Nation sites: True Blue LA and Over the Monster
Media: Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports Go
Pitching Matchup: LHP Clayton Kershaw (9-5, 2.73 ERA) vs. LHP Chris Sale (12-4, 2.11 ERA)

World Series Game 1 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Kershaw 161.1 23.9 4.5 3.19 3.5
Sale 158.0 38.4 5.5 1.98 6.5

Lineups TBD

Question of the game: Who are you rooting for?