Ready for a landmark achievement

Starting with Game 6, Fenway Park will soon host a long-awaited championship

Originally Published: October 30, 2013
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

BOSTON -- If you don't count all the October roads that passed through the old Yankee Stadium, it's been nearly 30 years (since 1984, at majestic Tiger Stadium) since the World Series reached its dramatic conclusion at a ballpark that opened before the 1960s.

But so much for that streak. Polish up the Green Monster. Slap a coat of paint on the Pesky Pole. Scrub down that quaint hand-operated scoreboard. An entire season -- and a fantastic baseball postseason -- is about to come down to ...

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