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  1. Day in Sports: The deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | USA Today

    Day in Sports Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz delivers against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning at Fenway Park. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1eMJXeG Florida's Bridget Sloan competes on the balance beam during the NCAA women's gymnastics championships.

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  2. Ray Evernham & Ralph Sheheen Join NBCSN's NASCAR CoverageRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group today added three-time NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES champion crew chief Ray Evernham and seasoned broadcaster Ralph Sheheen to its growing lineup of motorsports experts. Evernham and Sheheen will handle coverage of NASCAR WHELEN MODIFIED TOUR and NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Events on NBCSN.

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  3. Relive NASCAR's wild, crazy finishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    NASCAR fans have witnessed some exciting, unexpected and downright crazy finishes over the years. One of the most recent strangest finishes came last season at Bristol Motor Speedway : Carl Edwards was leading with two laps to go when the the caution lights were accidently triggered.

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  4. Coby cracks Whelen Mod Icebreaker victory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Doug Coby opened the defense of his Whelen Modified Tour championship with a win Sunday afternoon at Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park. THOMPSON, Conn.

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  5. 2015 NHRA: Matt Hagan SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals Event Recap: Second RoundRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The hottest temperatures NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series teams have experienced through the first five races of the 2015 season threw the Mopar Express Lane/Rocky Boots team a bit of a curveball on Sunday afternoon at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. After the team and two-time and reigning Funny Car world champion driver Matt Hagan captured the No.

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  6. 2015 NHRA: Ron Capps SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals Event Recap: First RoundRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    NAPA AUTO PARTS crew chief Rahn Tobler pulled a new Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car out of the trailer when the team arrived at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday. While the bold move didn't pay off Sunday in the NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals driver Ron Capps is confident progress will continue to be made when the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series resumes in two weeks near Houston.

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  7. 2015 NHRA: Mopar Motorsports - NHRA Las Vegas I Race ReportRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Visitors to Las Vegas have had a long history of seeing winning streaks come to an abrupt end on 'the Strip' and the Don Schumacher Racing team and its new 2015 Mopar Dodge Charger R/T are the latest to experience it first-hand. Following four consecutive national title wins to start the 2015 National Hot Rod Association Drag Racing Series season, DSR and the new Mopar Funny Car body fell short of advancing to a final round appearance at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals event for the first time this year.

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  8. Coby breaks the IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WWLP

    That was Doug Coby's victory lane explanation after starting from the pole and leading nearly all 150 laps of The Icebreaker; the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour season opener, at the Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park in Thompson, Connecticut. Coby told his team over the radio after the win, "We all did our job!"; almost an understatement considering how dominating the team's performance was.

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  9. Jamin Romps To Debut Mazda Road To Indy USF2000 Victory In New OrleansRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Frenchman Nico Jamin scored an emphatic maiden victory this afternoon when the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda made its first visit to NOLA Motorsports Park for the Cooper Tires Grand Prix of Louisiana. The 19-year-old Frenchman qualified his Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing Van Diemen-Mazda on pole this morning and took full advantage as he romped clear of the battling pack on the opening lap.

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  10. 2015 NHRA: Mopar Motorsports- NHRA Las Vegas Friday Qualifying ReportRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Everyone in Las Vegas loves a hot streak and after completing two qualifying sessions at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday for the SummitRacing.com National Hot Rod Association Nationals event, the Mopar contingent of HEMI -powered Dodge Funny Cars looks to be on a good one. Already rolling into this weekend's action riding a winning streak is the Don Schumacher Racing team and the 2015 Mopar Dodge Charger R/T after earning four consecutive national title wins since the competition debut of the new Funny Car body in the season opening event.

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  11. Virginia Motor Speedway starts season with $20K prize SaturdayRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Chris Madden , Billy Moyer , Jonathan Davenport and Gregg Satterlee race 4-2ide for the lead during last year's Aaron's King of the Commonwealth at Virginia Motor Speedway. Chris Madden , Billy Moyer , Jonathan Davenport and Gregg Satterlee race 4-2ide for the lead during last year's Aaron's King of the Commonwealth at Virginia Motor Speedway.

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  12. The Golden Age of Drag Racing Part 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    "Funny." Nobody here is particularly fond of them, but there's no ignoring the impact that "funny-looking cars" made in 1965-and forever more.

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  13. Bodine Coaches Lemastus To Top Of ARCA Speed Charts In Talladega TestingRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    It helps to have a Daytona 500 champion and 18-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winner hanging around. It certainly did today for Bo LeMastus, who topped the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards speed charts Wednesday in open testing at Talladega Superspeedway.

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  14. LeMastus Paces Talladega ARCA TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | National Speed Sport News

    It helps to have a Daytona 500 champion and 18-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series winner hanging around. It certainly did today for Bo LeMastus, who topped the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards speed charts Wednesday in open testing at Talladega Superspeedway.

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  15. ARCA Open Test Wednesday At TalladegaRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards is heading south again...to Talladega Superspeedway for an open test Wednesday, April 1. The open test will serve in part as an approval process for drivers seeking to compete on superspeedways and for teams looking to get a leg-up on the competition for the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 200 coming May 1, the 53rd ARCA race at Talladega since 1969. Entrants for the one-day test include series veterans Mark Thompson and Mobile, Alabama's Thomas Praytor, as well as an interesting mix of rookies.

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  16. 2015 NHRA: Ron Capps NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Event Report: First RoundRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    A weekend that began near Charlotte with a rained-out Friday concluded with a bizarre Sunday for Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car team at the unique NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. Losing the opening day's two qualifying sessions made the unique four-lane race more challenging and after a subpar qualifying run on Saturday Ron and the NAPA Dodge Charger R/T team, led by crew chief Rahn Tobler produced a time 4.051 seconds at 308.78, to earn the No.

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  17. Latest North Carolina sportsRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    NASCAR driver Kyle Larson has returned home to see a neurologist after fainting during an autograph session at Martinsville Speedway. The 2014 Sprint Cup rookie of the year was checked out at Martinsville Memorial Hospital after he fainted at Chevy Stage in the fan area, but doctors felt like he should see a neurologist to be safe.

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  18. Plemmons scores Masters Winter Flurry win at AMSRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    William Plemmons drove to the victory in Saturday's Masters feature in round 5 of the Winter Flurry racing series at Atlanta Motor Speedway. / Photo: Tom Francisco/Speedpics.net HAMPTON, Ga.

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  19. 13-Time World Champ Don Schumacher Racing's Seven Teams 'Make The Switch'Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    The iconic Pennzoil logo will debut this weekend during the Four-Wide NHRA Nationals at the drag racing facility near Charlotte Motor Speedway as a major associate on DSR's 2015 Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car driven by two-time and reigning world champion Matt Hagan along with having a presence on DSR's six other race cars. Pennzoil will also be a major associate for Hagan in two weeks at the NHRA event at Las Vegas and during the July 24-26 Mopar Mile-High Nationals near Denver.

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  20. 2015 NHRA: Ron Capps NHRA Four-Wide Nationals Event PreviewRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Ron Capps will arrive at zMAX Dragway for this weekend's NHRA Four-Wide Nationals with results of the last Mello Yello Series event filed away as old news. It's not that the veteran driver of the NAPA AUTO PARTS 2015 Dodge Charger R/T didn't savor his 43rd Funny Car title when he drove into the winner's circle of the Gatornationals in Gainesville, Fla., but he knows he can't afford to bask in the glory that moved him to second on the Funny Car wins list.

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