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Pressure off, Anderson looks to rebound

Former No. 1 prospect starting fresh after last season's bump in the road

Updated: March 3, 2010, 10:05 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis said recently he understands that there are younger players in camp who may be bigger and stronger and also want to take his job.

He's right.

That's just part of the natural progression of life in sports. Youkilis will turn 31 on March 15, and when he glances around at all the young prospects in Red Sox camp, it doesn't take him long to notice the talented players around him.

Still, he's not about to give ...

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