Nick Cafardo

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Rob Bradford
February 22, 2019 - 11:13 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Typically Alex Cora's meeting the media prior to spring training games are spent going through the updates when it comes to the manager's ballclub. Friday morning was different. Cora spent his entire press conference talking about the late Nick Cafardo, who passed away suddenly...
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John Tomase
February 21, 2019 - 6:33 pm
One of the first lessons you learn in the press box is that you'll encounter two types of writers: those who accept and encourage you from Day 1, and those who look right through you until you've paid your dues. The latter camp outnumbered the former when I joined the Red Sox beat for real in 1999...
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Rob Bradford
February 21, 2019 - 4:23 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Longtime Boston Globe baseball writer Nick Cafardo has passed away at the age of 62. Cafardo collapsed at JetBlue Park early Thursday afternoon. After being attended to by Red Sox medical personnel, he regained consciousness before being taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital...
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