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  1. NASCAR America bold predictions: Jimmie Johnson goes winless, Clint Bowyer a title contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Yahoo Sports

    This week's edition of Bump & Run included stand out performances and surprises . NASCAR America analysts Jeff Burton and Dale Jarrett weighed in with their own picks, including some bold predictions for the remainder of the season.

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  2. Jarrett's touching gift for Dale Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a knack for sharing NASCAR stories on his Twitter feed, something that has occurred more frequently since he retired from full-time racing at the end of the 2017 season. It was one that involved friendship and a Dale Earnhardt autographed hat prior to the seven-time champion's final race in the 2001 Daytona 500.

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  3. Dale Earnhardt signed this hat hours before he died. Now it's a gift to his son.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | WBTV

    It was the last day of Dale Earnhardt's life, and he was doing what he always did hours before a NASCAR race: greeting fans and signing autographs. Jarrett was getting ready to do hospitality for his new sponsor, UPS, when he decided to leave his motorcoach and playfully surprise his friend.

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  4. Q&A with NASCAR Hall director Winston Kelley: 2019 class, Danica's HOF prospects, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | HeraldSun.com

    Winston Kelley, right, executive director of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, congratulates former team owner Robert Yates after Yates was named as a member of the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Yates passed away before his induction ceremony.

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  5. Orioles name Lowther minor league Pitcher of the Month; Jarrett, Susac split hitter honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Maryland Gazette

    Left-hander Zac Lowther, the Orioles' 2017 second-round draft pick, earned organizational minor league Pitcher of the Month honors for his standout April, while the team split the position player honors between Triple-A Norfolk catcher Andrew Susac and Delmarva outfielder Zach Jarrett. Of all the standout performers in the Delmarva rotation this year, Lowther has been the most impressive.

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  6. Orioles minor league report: Hunter Harvey pitches four innings for first time since 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | The Baltimore Sun

    Right-hander Jimmy Yacabonis is having a good transition to his new role as a starting pitcher, an assignment the Orioles gave him because of his development of three pitches and his sturdy pitcher's frame. He allowed a run on three hits with a strikeout and three walks in 3 1/3 innings Friday, but pitched a career-high five innings and allowed no runs on two hits, a walk and three strikeouts in his previous start April 21. Hunter Harvey , the Orioles' top pitching prospect, pitched four innings of two-hit, scoreless ball with six strikeouts Friday night.

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  7. On Deck: Meet The Shorebirds, Zach JarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WMDT

    The Shorebirds are off to one of the best starts in franchise history, excelling at the plate, in the field and on the mound. Second-year player Zach Jarrett has been on fire as of late, leading not only the team, but the South Atlantic league in home runs.

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  8. Chris Wilbers' Fast Thoughts for March 22: Fox prerace show taking wrong turnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... race at Auto Club Speedway came off as scatterbrained and would be difficult to recommend to anyone. Why is Michael Waltrip having an awkward 30-second conversation with the hip hop trio Migos, particularly when there were drivers who are fans of ...

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  9. Martin details 'Intimidator's gamesmanship on new podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... was best chance at a title and of course, his love of rap. I would never have been on Twitter had it not for Michael Waltrip. I started driving for Michael Waltrip in 2012 and he pushed me several times to get on Twitter and I'm like I ain't messing ...

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  10. First at last: Earnhardt's lone 500 victory still resonatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Earnhardt had achieved about all there was to do in NASCAR by 1998, including a record-tying seven Cup Series championships. Winning the Daytona 500 was the only milestone that eluded Earnhardt over the first two decades of his career.

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  11. First at last: Earnhardta s lone 500 victory still resonatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Dale Earnhardt was NASCAR's "Intimidator." He stormed into the sport and won his first Cup championship in only his second full season.

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  12. BC-CAR--NASCAR-Daytona-Earnhardt's MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | TheMonitor.com

    Dale Earnhardt ended a 0-for-19 streak in the Daytona 500 in 1998. The 46-year-old Earnhardt was the sentimental choice and finally won "The Great American Race" in his 20th try.

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  13. McKinney: Hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Thomasville Times

    Three drivers captured the Great American Race for the only time in their careers in Feb. 16th runnings at Daytona - Benny Parsons in 1975, Geoffrey Bodine in 1986 and Davey Allison in 1992. Gordon and Waltrip are part of a select group of drivers with multiple Daytona 500 wins.

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  14. Watch: Daytona 500 favorite Brad Keselowski wrecks out of Can-Am DuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Sporting News

    Brad Keselowski will start from the rear of Sunday's Daytona 500 after getting involved in a wreck with three laps remaining Thursday. Brad Keselowski will start from the rear of Sunday's Daytona 500 after getting involved in a wreck with three laps remaining in Thursday's first Can-Am Duel.

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  15. Daytona 500 qualifying 2018: Alex Bowman, Denny Hamlin to start from front rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Sporting News

    Bowman, who replaced Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet, bumped Hamlin down in the second qualifying session.

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  16. History of the Daytona 500Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2013 | USA Today

    ... stands as one of the most horrific moments in NASCAR history. Shortly after winning the 2001 Daytona 500, Michael Waltrip talks about the death of friend and competitor Dale Earnhardt, who died after crashing on the last lap. Waltrip would have a ...

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  17. Todd Parrott joins Premium Motorsports for 2018 NASCAR Cup seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Motorsport.com

    Parrott, 53, won the 1999 NASCAR Cup title with Dale Jarrett. Over the last two decades his drivers have amassed 31 wins, 23 poles, 145 top fives and 235 top 10s in 664 races.

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  18. Bobby Labonte Returns as Guest Analyst on FS1's Nascar Race HubRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | Paddock Talk

    ... Alexander and Shannon Spake. In addition to Labonte, returning analysts include Jeff Hammond, Jeff Gordon, Michael Waltrip, Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano, Chad Knaus, Regan Smith, Todd Bodine, David Ragan, Drew Blickensderfer, Austin Dillon, AJ ...

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  19. NASCAR Hall of Fame inductions: Moving, heartfelt, funny ... and a look ahead to 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | HeraldSun.com

    Former team owner Robert Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected to the the NASCAR Hall of Fame last May. He died five months later. Above, Yates is congratulated by a family member after hearing the news on May 24. Former team owner Robert Yates was in a grueling fight with liver cancer when he was elected to the the NASCAR Hall of Fame last May. He died five months later.

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  20. Charlotte Motor Speedway Reveals Faster, Tougher Roval LayoutRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | Paddock Talk

    Playoff drama will be at an all-time high this fall at Charlotte Motor Speedway. On Monday, speedway officials revealed the finalized, revolutionary Roval layout ahead of the historic Bank of America 500 race weekend Sept.

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