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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

An October surprise for Red Sox: Pablo Sandoval?

By , Globe Staff

The much-criticized third baseman is apparently healthy again, and may be considered for a spot on the postseason roster.

NICK CAFARDO | SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES

Yes, John Farrell belongs in Manager of the Year conversation

By , Globe Staff

There’s no reason the Red Sox shouldn’t extend Farrell’s contract after a worst-to-first turnaround.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

How important is home-field advantage for Red Sox?

By , Globe Staff

The Sox’ play down the stretch has set themselves up for postseason success.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Koji Uehara has solidified Red Sox bullpen

By , Globe Staff

Since Sept. 1, the Red Sox bullpen has been the best in baseball.