With their faces painted Red Sox red, Johnny Cullen (left) from Marshfield and friend Anthony Brugnoli from Hanover try to get the crowd on Lansdowne Street pumped up as they stand in line, hoping for Sox tickets to go on sale. They had been waiting on Lansdowne since 3 p.m. Friday, along with several hundred other Sox faithful.
The Game 1 scene
With their faces painted Red Sox red, Johnny Cullen (left) from Marshfield and friend Anthony Brugnoli from Hanover try to get the crowd on Lansdowne Street pumped up as they stand in line, hoping for Sox tickets to go on sale. They had been waiting on Lansdowne since 3 p.m. Friday, along with several hundred other Sox faithful.
(Globe Staff Photo / John Tlumacki)