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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 ON BASEBALL

Red Sox are weighing their options with Chris Sale ailing

By , Globe Staff

Manager Alex Cora said the plan is for the ace lefthander to build up his strength for a possible Game 6 start Saturday at Fenway Park.

NICK CAFARDO

Spying flap is a sign of the times, and other notes on the ALCS . . .

By , Globe Staff

The intensity seems to be ratcheting up as both teams look for an advantage.

NICK CAFARDO | ON BASEBALL

Nathan Eovaldi pitched like he had ice water in his veins

By , Globe Staff

The veteran righthander again delivered just what Boston needed with another playoff win.

Nick Cafardo | On baseball

This is where the ALCS is going to get interesting

By , Globe Staff

After both the Red Sox and Astros beat the other’s ace pitcher, the spotlight turns to the No. 3 and 4 starters.