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.

Latest stories

Some Red Sox owners poised to purchase PawSox

By , Globe Staff

The sale price is not yet known, nor are the names of the owners purchasing the storied minor league franchise.


Teams throwing their best pitches at Jon Lester

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox seem to be the front-runners for Lester, but the Cubs, among others, make sense for him, too.

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John Farrell says Yoenis Cespedes will do ‘whatever is needed’

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox may not deal him, and he could move to right field — or even center.

Red Sox introduce Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox introduced Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval, and both said their eyes were on baseball’s biggest prize.