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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 | SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES

Brian Cashman followed the Red Sox’ blueprint — and may have done it better

By , Globe Staff

The Yankees shed veterans, built up their farm system, and came out way ahead of the transition curve.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Dave Dombrowski must answer the bell with a power bat

By , Globe Staff

He failed to replace David Ortiz’s bat this season. He can’t make that same mistake again.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Here are 10 top candidates to become Red Sox manager

By , Globe Staff

One to keep an eye on is Connecticut native and Dartmouth grad Brad Ausmus, late of the Tigers.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

How much blame does John Farrell deserve?

By , Globe Staff

Not that it can’t happen, but firing the manager after his accomplishments the last five years would be unfair.