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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Red Sox had interest in Jordan Zimmermann, but didn’t make offer

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The righthander ended up signing a five-year deal with the Tigers.


Chris Young’s deal with Red Sox is for two years, $13 million

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The former Yankee was acquired as a fourth outfielder and an option against lefthanded pitchers.

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Ask Nick: Is Zack Greinke or David Price the ace Red Sox need?

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Pitching is on the mind of Red Sox fans this offseason, as is the Hanley Ramirez experiment at first base.

Red Sox acquire free agent outfielder Chris Young

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The former Yankee and Diamondback can provide righthanded power as a platoon player.