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Oct 11 (Reuters) - Brief profiles of the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers, who will meet in Major League Baseball's American League Championship Series for a place in the 2013 World Series.

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Manager: John Farrell

Stadium: Fenway Park

World Series titles: 7 (1903, 1912, 1915, 1916, 1918, 2004, 2007)

2013 regular season record: 97-65

Most home runs: David Ortiz (30)

Most wins by a pitcher: Jon Lester (15)

How they qualified: Won American League East Division then beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 in the divisional series

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Manager: Jim Leyland

Stadium: Comerica Park

World Series titles: 4 (1935, 1945, 1968, 1984)

2013 regular season record: 93-69

Most home runs: Miguel Cabrera (44)

Most wins by a pitcher: Max Scherzer (21)

How they qualified: Won American League Central Division then beat Oakland Athletics 3-2 in the divisional series (Compiled by Julian Linden; Editing by Frank Pingue)

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