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Anderson embraces perspective over hype

First base prospect Lars Anderson is working on his defense in camp, but more important, he is working on the mental aspects of the game. First base prospect Lars Anderson is working on his defense in camp, but more important, he is working on the mental aspects of the game. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff)
By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / March 4, 2010

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There was a long, lonely drive through Canada, with a couple of thousand miles to go and nothing left in Lars Anderson’s CD player. He had finished his last book-on-tape and was faced with the silence that comes between radio stations on stretches of desolate highway. So he picked up the disc his mother had sent ... (Full article: 915 words)

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