The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are expected to battle for the American League East crown throughout the summer, and the two rivals will meet for the first time Tuesday at Fenway Park.

While Red Sox-Yankees always will be one of the best rivalries in sports, the tension between the two clubs has lessened over the past few years. But will the rivalry tick up this season with Boston and New York being among the class of the AL?

To hear NESN’s Tom Caron, Steve Lyons, Lenny DiNardo and the Boston Globe’s Nick Carfardo discuss the rivalry, check out the “Red Sox Gameday Live,” video above, presented by Digital Federal Credit Union.

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