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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.

Latest stories

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Eduardo Rodriguez comes through when Red Sox need him

By , Globe Staff

Just when the Red Sox needed a win and some rest for the bullpen, Rodriguez delivered an eight-inning performance.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Red Sox are too good to be this average

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox need a trade, a benching, a tipping over of the food table. They need to be shaken up.

NICK CAFARDO I SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES

Tom Werner and his influence on baseball’s competition committee

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox chairman has been encouraged by what he’s heard at recent meetings.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Red Sox’ Deven Marrero shoulders a heavy burden

By , Globe Staff

His father, the person Marrero called his best friend, is incarcerated until 2025 for sexual battery.