American League Championship Series (6 p.m., Ch. 13): Game 1 — Red Sox at Yankees
NCIS (7 p.m., Ch. 2): A Marine helicopter is found in the middle of a crop circle.
Father of the Pride (7, 7:30 and 8 p.m., Ch. 5): For lack of anything better, apparently, NBC airs three episodes of this. The first two are repeats.
Nova (7 p.m., Ch. 7): A profile of "The Most Dangerous Woman in America" — Typhoid Mary.
Gilmore Girls (7 p.m., Ch. 30): Lorelai and Sookie run Jackson's campaign when he runs against Taylor for town selectman.
Clubhouse (8 p.m., Ch. 2): Pete is hazed by the senior batboys.
Frontline (8 p.m., Ch. 7): "The Choice: 2004" looks at George W. Bush and John Kerry.
Veronica Mars (8 p.m., Ch. 24): Veronica searches for a classmate's long-missing father. (Postponed from last week.)
One Tree Hill (8 p.m., Ch. 30): There's a new kid in town.
Manhunt: Search for America's Most Gorgeous Male Model (8 p.m., Bravo): Let's see, it's a new reality/competition show featuring 30 hunks. And Carmen Electra hosts. 'Nuff said.
Rodney (8:30 p.m., Ch. 4): Jack's practical joke lands him in detention.
Scrubs (8:30 p.m., Ch. 5): J.D. brother (Tom Cavanagh of "Ed") shows up with some bad news.
Judging Amy (9 p.m., Ch. 2): A case involving a rebellious teen makes Amy consider her relationship with her daughter.
NYPD Blue (9 p.m., Ch. 4): Sipowicz's son is abducted and a reformed sex offender is murdered.
Law & Order: SVU (9 p.m., Ch. 5): A young actress, who is the star of a controversial teen show, is raped in her dressing room.
Tonight Show (10:35 p.m., Ch. 5): Sen. John Edwards, the Democratic candidate for vice president, is a scheduled guest.