ON THIS DAY > In 1914 Boston's "miracle" Braves--who had been in the NL cellar on July 15, 11 1/2 games back--moved into first place. They went on to win the World Series. ? RED SOX AT ATHLETICS 10 PM > Ninety years later a Boston nine takes on the team it knocked out in a thrilling five-game ALDS last year.
COLTS AT PATRIOTS ABC 9 PM > The defending Super Bowl champs are riding a 15-game winning streak. The pregame show, which starts at 8, features Jessica Simpson, Mary J. Blige, Lenny Kravitz and Elton John. Don't expect any wardrobe malfunctions from Jessica--her performance will be shown on tape.