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Enter the Youk

Erstwhile Red Sox folk hero fitting in quickly with his new first-place team

Updated: July 7, 2012, 3:16 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Befitting his status, the newest member of the White Sox, Kevin Youkilis, has the veteran's locker in the spacious home clubhouse at U.S. Cellular Field.

The 33-year-old Youkilis is tucked away on the back left wall near the TV and the community couch. Omar Vizquel decamped there the past couple years. Jermaine Dye before him and Sandy Alomar Jr. before that. Kosuke Fukudome, practically invisible in his short tenure with the Sox, had the locker before getting released.

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