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Nick Cafardo

Cafardo covers the Red Sox and Major League Baseball for the Sports section. He writes the Sunday baseball notes and has a Red Sox column. He also contributes to the NESN Red Sox pre-game show and has authored books on the Patriots and Atlanta Braves.

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NICK CAFARDO | SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES

Manny Machado should be the Red Sox’ primary target

By , Globe Staff

He’s the game changer Boston’s lineup needs — though he’s likely headed for a record-setting contract.

NICK CAFARDO I ON BASEBALL

The word on Eric Hosmer? It’s all good

By , Globe Staff

Hosmer is not a power hitter, but he is the type of run producer Dave Dombrowski is looking for.

Red Sox called the Orioles about Manny Machado

By , Globe Staff

The call was likely due diligence, wanting to make sure they checked in on such a significant player.

Red Sox have engaged in talks with Carlos Santana’s agents

By , Globe Staff

The team is looking to see how its talks with Scott Boras on Eric Hosmer and J.D. Martinez play out.