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 | On baseball

Keeping Yankees at bay is extra special

By , Globe Staff

John Farrell watches the scoreboard all the time and knows exactly what’s at stake.


David Price has a lot of fans inside Red Sox clubhouse

By , Globe Staff

Price’s teammates are in his corner. They support him, and they enjoy him as a teammate.

Nick Cafardo | on baseball

Red Sox relieved to see David Price back in action

By , Globe Staff

He threw two successful innings in his new role coming out of the bullpen.


Chris Sale needs a reboot to return to ace form

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox ace lefthander has not been the same pitcher since the end of July and could be dealing with fatigue.