We have seen Ben Affleck’s love for the Boston Red Sox first hand, and it is great.

Affleck stopped traffic on the glam red carpet for the Hollywood premiere of his new movie The Accountant on Monday night. He needed to watch the Red Sox game streaming live on a reporter’s mobile phone.

It was a big playoff game after all, poorly timed to the premiere of Affleck’s new thriller (opening Friday).

“I’m going to have to take a break,” Affleck said, grabbing the mobile phone from KTLA reporter Doug Kolk and settling in to watch the close game on the red carpet. The ballgame went right down to the wire.

“I’m having a…