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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 | On baseball

Still waiting for Red Sox offense to break out after 38 games

By , Globe Staff

The Red Sox can’t break out of the .500 malaise they’ve been in most of the season.

NICK CAFARDO I SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES

Bobby Valentine looking forward to working at Fenway again

By , Globe Staff

The former Red Sox manager will visit this week to serve as an analyst during a television broadcast.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

As David Ortiz slumps, heat is on Red Sox lineup

By , Globe Staff

The 39-year-old designated hitter seems to be shaking off a slump. He homered and reached base three times in Saturday’s win.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Shouldn’t Jackie Bradley Jr. be playing center field while he’s up?

By , Globe Staff

Would it really be that disruptive for Mookie Betts to move to right, making way for the best defensive player in center?