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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
NASCAR loses original big manBaker rode for more than 30 years and was honored as one of NASCAR's 50 greates
NASCAR loses original big man
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Baker rode for more than 30 years and was honored as one of NASCAR's 50 greatest drivers in 1998. He was the first driver to exceed 200 mph on a closed course. The milestone came in 1970 at Talladega Superspeedway, where he won four times. Born Elzie... Read more
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Daily Herald
Notable deaths last week: NFL, broadcasting legend; NASCAR 'Gentle Giant'• An NFL championship with the New York Giants. An Emmy award as television's "
Notable deaths last week: NFL, broadcasting legend; NASCAR 'Gentle Giant'
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
• An NFL championship with the New York Giants. An Emmy award as television's "outstanding sports personality." Induction in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Frank Gifford, as well known for being a buffer for fellow announcers Don Meredith and Howard... Read more
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The Alliance Review
NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot
NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' dies at 74
The Alliance Review / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Buddy Baker dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker dies at 74
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74 Former NASCAR driver Buddy Baker, right, watches Brian Hoar kiss the cow in V
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
Rutland Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Former NASCAR driver Buddy Baker, right, watches Brian Hoar kiss the cow in Victory Lane after Hoar won the 1998 Milk Bowl at Thunder Road in Barre. Baker, nicknamed NASCAR�s �Gentle Giant� at... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 wa
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
The Oakland Press / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
NASCAR great Baker dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
NASCAR great Baker dies at 74
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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Denver Post
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Baker's passing saddens racing fansOn the track, Baker was one of the sport's toughest competitors. Off the track,
Baker's passing saddens racing fans
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
On the track, Baker was one of the sport's toughest competitors. Off the track, those who listened to his incredibly funny stories were often left with sides hurting and tears in their eyes. At 6-foot-6, the avid hunter and fisherman from Florence,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's “Gentle
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The Late Shift” for the... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Buddy Baker, winner of 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was
Buddy Baker, winner of 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The Late... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancerBaker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. B
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancer
The Gadsden Times / Posted 17 days ago
Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The Late Shift” for the station last month when he announced he had a “huge” inoperable lung tumor. “Do not shed a tear. Give a smile... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker dead at 74From Talladega Superspeedway: TALLADEGA, AL - Elzie Wylie “Buddy” Baker Jr., w
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker dead at 74
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 17 days ago
From Talladega Superspeedway: TALLADEGA, AL - Elzie Wylie “Buddy” Baker Jr., who, at Talladega Superspeedway in 1970, became the first driver to officially break the 200 mph barrier, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 74 (b. 1-25-41). At 6... Read more
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ESPN
Buddy Baker's stories, storied career, will live onSo, the story goes that there was this hearse . . . OK, it was an ambulance. B
Buddy Baker's stories, storied career, will live on
ESPN / Posted 17 days ago
So, the story goes that there was this hearse . . . OK, it was an ambulance. But it used to be a hearse and it had been converted into an ambulance and on this night it was being used at Smoky Mountain Raceway, a dirt track sliced into the Smoky... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 wa
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
The Register Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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The Huffington Post
NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker Dead At 74Buddy Baker, the 1980 Daytona 500 champion who became a popular commentator aft
NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker Dead At 74
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, the 1980 Daytona 500 champion who became a popular commentator after his racing career ended in 1992, died on Monday of lung cancer at the age of 74, NASCAR said. Baker, known as the "Gentle Giant" for his affable demeanor and... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancerSiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker s
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancer
The Gadsden Times / Posted 17 days ago
SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker stepped down from his role as co-host of “The Late Shift” for the station last month when he announced he had a “huge tumor” in his lung that was inoperable. “Do not shed... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 wa
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. >> Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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FabWags
Patricia Shane Baker Buddy Baker WifePatricia Shane Baker is the Wife of NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker! “Do not shed a
Patricia Shane Baker Buddy Baker Wife
FabWags / Posted 17 days ago
Patricia Shane Baker is the Wife of NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker! “Do not shed a tear,” Baker said in his final radio appearance. “Give a smile when you say my name. I’m not saying goodbye. Just talk to you later.” Patricia S. Baker’s amazing hubby... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker dead at 74From Talladega Superspeedway: TALLADEGA, AL - Elzie Wylie “Buddy” Baker Jr., w
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker dead at 74
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 17 days ago
From Talladega Superspeedway: TALLADEGA, AL - Elzie Wylie “Buddy” Baker Jr., who, at Talladega Superspeedway in 1970, became the first driver to officially break the 200 mph barrier, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 74 (b. 1-25-41). At 6... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
NASCAR's Buddy Baker dies at 74; won Daytona in 1980CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
NASCAR's Buddy Baker dies at 74; won Daytona in 1980
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
KWWL Iowa / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
Bluffton Today / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late... Read more
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The Daily Review
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
The Daily Review / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of... Read more
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Auto Spies
NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker Passes Away At Age 74Buddy Baker, one of NASCAR's fastest and most fearless drivers to ever compete
NASCAR Legend Buddy Baker Passes Away At Age 74
Auto Spies / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, one of NASCAR's fastest and most fearless drivers to ever compete in its premier series, passed away Monday from lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced.Baker, 74, won 19 times at NASCAR's top level during a career that lasted... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
NASCAR's Buddy Baker, winner of 1980 Daytona 500, diesBuddy Baker, the 1980 Daytona 500 champion who became a popular commentator aft
NASCAR's Buddy Baker, winner of 1980 Daytona 500, dies
Reuters Sports News / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, the 1980 Daytona 500 champion who became a popular commentator after his racing career ended in 1992, died on Monday of lung cancer at the age of 74, NASCAR said. Baker, known as the "Gentle Giant" for his affable demeanor and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. B
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late Shift" for the station last month when he announced he had a "huge" inoperable lung tumor. "Do not shed a tear. Give a smile... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Legendary NASCAR Driver Buddy Baker Dies Of Cancer At 74He was one of racing's fastest drivers, the first in NASCAR to take a car to 20
Legendary NASCAR Driver Buddy Baker Dies Of Cancer At 74
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
He was one of racing's fastest drivers, the first in NASCAR to take a car to 200 mph on a closed course. When his career in racing ended, he became a commentator. Now, a month after lung cancer forced him to finally retire, Buddy Baker has died at... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker Dies At 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' Buddy Baker Dies At 74
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Buddy Baker, NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' who won 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was
Buddy Baker, NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' who won 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74
The Evening Sun / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late... Read more
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York Daily Record
Buddy Baker, NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' who won 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was
Buddy Baker, NASCAR 'Gentle Giant' who won 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. B
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
Savannah Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late Shift" for the station last month when he announced he had a "huge" inoperable lung tumor. "Do not shed a tear. Give a smile... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' and winner of the 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant' and winner of the 1980 Daytona 500, dies at 74
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late Shift" for the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Buddy Baker, NASCAR'sBuddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has d
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has died after a brief battle with lung cancer. Baker was 74. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker stepped down from his role as... Read more
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19 Action News Cleveland
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
19 Action News Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The Late Shift" for the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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Salon.com
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of "The... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancerSiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker s
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s 'Gentle Giant,' dies at 74 of cancer
The Gadsden Times / Posted 18 days ago
SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker stepped down from his role as co-host of “The Late Shift” for the station last month when he announced he had a “huge tumor” in his lung that was inoperable. “Do not shed... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s 'Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was
Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s 'Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He was 74. Baker died after a brief battle with lung cancer, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio said. Baker left his job as co-host of “The Late... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," dies at 74 of cancerCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of F
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," dies at 74 of cancer
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has died after a brief battle with lung cancer. Baker was 74. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker stepped down from... Read more
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The Morning Call
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' has diedCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' has died
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has died after a brief battle with lung cancer. Mr. Baker was 74. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Mr. Baker died early Monday morning. Mr. Baker stepped... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' has diedCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's 'Gentle Giant,' has died
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has died after a brief battle with lung cancer. Mr. Baker was 74. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Mr. Baker died early Monday morning. Mr. Baker stepped... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," dies at 74 of cancerCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall
Buddy Baker, NASCAR's "Gentle Giant," dies at 74 of cancer
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, a former Daytona 500 winner and NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee, has died after a brief battle with lung cancer. Baker was 74. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio announced Baker passed away early Monday morning. Baker stepped down... Read more
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Motorsport.com
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker passes away at 741980 Daytona 500 winner will be remembered as one of the sport's hardest charge
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker passes away at 74
Motorsport.com / Posted 18 days ago
1980 Daytona 500 winner will be remembered as one of the sport's hardest chargers. Buddy Baker faced death like he faced life: fearless and without regrets. Elzie Wylie “Buddy” Baker Jr., who picked up the nicknames “Leadfoot” and “The Gentle... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker diesNASCAR legend Elzie Wylie "Buddy" Baker Jr. has passed away after a battle with
NASCAR legend Buddy Baker dies
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 18 days ago
NASCAR legend Elzie Wylie "Buddy" Baker Jr. has passed away after a battle with cancer, NASCAR says. Just after 6 a.m. Monday, Sirius XM NASCAR tweeted, "With overwhelming sadness, we regrettably announce the passing of our friend and colleague,... Read more
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