First post-season series victory since 1917.
By the way, tickets for the ALCS went on sale yesterday (Thursday, 6 October 2005) at noon. By 12:17pm CT they were sold out.
If only the Red Sox had paid attention to their horoscope in The Onion:
You won't be hit by a bus this week, exactly. Circumstances will unfold so that you're traveling at almost 100 miles an hour when you strike a stationary bus.