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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Rays still chirping about David Ortiz bat flip

By Nick Cafardo , Globe Staff

Rays pitchers Chris Archer and David Price directed more criticism toward the Red Sox’ DH on Monday.

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Felix Doubront hurts value in ugly outing

By Nick Cafardo , Globe Staff

If Felix Doubront wants to be traded, he may have set those plans back a ways with a forgettable performance Monday.

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Matt Kemp-Jon Lester deal doesn’t make sense

By Nick Cafardo , Globe Staff

The Red Sox would be wiser to try to get prospects instead of an outfielder who may be declining.

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Tom Glavine’s road to Cooperstown began in Billerica

By Nick Cafardo , Globe Staff

The pitching great saluted his hometown during the Hall of Fame induction ceremony.