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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.

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NICK CAFARDO I BASEBALL NOTES

Will MLB and Cuba be able to play ball?

By , Globe Staff

What doesn’t make sense is that Cuba will suddenly become like the Dominican Republic, complete with academies and all sorts of ways teams could tap the best players.

Jon Lester enticed by chance to help Cubs end World Series drought

By , Globe Staff

The lefthander said the front office’s plan to turn the Cubs into a contender is what convinced him to sign.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Jon Lester’s officially a Cub, and it’s time to move on

By , Globe Staff

The lefthander explained his free agency decision, whether Red Sox fans like it or not, at his introduction in Chicago.

NICK CAFARDO I Sunday BASEBALL NOTES

MLB teams always wonder if they did enough in offseason

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox bolstered their lineup, but did they do enough?