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Otago Daily Times
Life, death and Dixon's amazing titleScott Dixon after winning the IndyCar title last week. In what is becoming an
Life, death and Dixon's amazing title
Otago Daily Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
Scott Dixon after winning the IndyCar title last week. In what is becoming an all too familiar "never give up" approach to racing, Dixon snatched his fourth IndyCar title from the man who had one hand on the trophy. Columbian Juan Pablo Montoya led... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Yankees' rookies huge in 5-2 win over RaysNEW YORK — General manager Brian Cashman built the 2015 Yankees with a foundati
Yankees' rookies huge in 5-2 win over Rays
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW YORK — General manager Brian Cashman built the 2015 Yankees with a foundation of aging veterans. The hope? That they could shoulder the weight of a season at least one more time before some of the promising kids in the system would start taking... Read more
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Hope Star
Cars We Remember: Should IndyCar racing should be shut down? Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 11:08 AM Q: Hi, Greg, I�m wondering if you saw the r
Cars We Remember: Should IndyCar racing should be shut down?
Hope Star / Posted 9 hours ago
Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 11:08 AM Q: Hi, Greg, I�m wondering if you saw the recent article that appeared, calling for IndyCar Racing to be shut down for good. The writer wrote it after... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Life, death and that unbelievable IndyCar titleKiwi speaks of the pain of losing a good friend and coming back to redeem a sea
Life, death and that unbelievable IndyCar title
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Kiwi speaks of the pain of losing a good friend and coming back to redeem a season tinged with sadness. Scott Dixon hovered inside the top five all season. Photo / AP Scott Dixon's march towards a permanent seat in the Pantheon of motorsport... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Justin Wilson's funeral to be held near Silverstone next weekHe will be laid to rest on September 10 in Paulesbury, a small village 12 miles
Justin Wilson's funeral to be held near Silverstone next week
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 hours ago
He will be laid to rest on September 10 in Paulesbury, a small village 12 miles away from Milton Keynes, before family and friends are invited to Siverstone afterwards. Silverstone was Wilson's home track. The Brit raced in Formula 1 for Minardi in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Closing cockpits for safety in Formula One not as easy as it soundsThe idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpits to better protect
Closing cockpits for safety in Formula One not as easy as it sounds
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpits to better protect them from flying debris and crashes is more complicated than it sounds. The governing body of motorsport, the FIA, has tried, and for the moment, rejected closed... Read more
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Crash.net
Max Yamabiko: The options and challenges of closed-cockpitsSometimes what may seem obvious is a lot more complex than expected. This is th
Max Yamabiko: The options and challenges of closed-cockpits
Crash.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Sometimes what may seem obvious is a lot more complex than expected. This is the case when it comes to closed cockpits in open wheel racing. One tragic week six years ago saw young Henry Surtees killed in his Formula 2 car at Brands Hatch when an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fastMONZA, Italy (AP) - The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpi
Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fast
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 hours ago
MONZA, Italy (AP) - The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpits to better protect them from flying debris and crashes is more complicated than it sounds. The governing body of motorsport, the FIA, has tried, and for the moment,... Read more
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Salon.com
Column: Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fastMONZA, Italy (AP) — The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpi
Column: Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fast
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
MONZA, Italy (AP) — The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpits to better protect them from flying debris and crashes is more complicated than it sounds. The governing body of motorsport, the FIA, has tried, and for the moment,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Column: Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fastMONZA, Italy (AP) - The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpi
Column: Closed cockpits in Formula One? Not so fast
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 hours ago
MONZA, Italy (AP) - The idea of enveloping Formula One drivers in closed cockpits to better protect them from flying debris and crashes is more complicated than it sounds. The governing body of motorsport, the FIA, has tried, and for the moment,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Lewis Hamilton on top in Italy Grand Prix practiceMONZA (ITALY) - Newly-blond defending two-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to
Lewis Hamilton on top in Italy Grand Prix practice
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 hours ago
MONZA (ITALY) - Newly-blond defending two-time world champion Lewis Hamilton topped the times ahead of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in Friday morning's opening free practice session for Sunday's Italian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton arrives on... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
Kingston Guardian / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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Gazette
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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guardian-series
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
guardian-series / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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Harrow Times
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
Harrow Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand PrixLewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after... Read more
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autosport.com
Justin Wilson funeral details announcedThe funeral of the late Justin Wilson will take place on Thursday September 10.
Justin Wilson funeral details announced
autosport.com / Posted 19 hours ago
The funeral of the late Justin Wilson will take place on Thursday September 10. The IndyCar driver lost his life due to injuries sustained when he was hit on the crash helmet by debris in the penultimate race of the season at Pocono last... Read more
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SportsFan
Mercedes top first Italian F1 GP practice Photo Source: EPA Mercedes Formula One drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosbe
Mercedes top first Italian F1 GP practice
SportsFan / Posted 19 hours ago
Photo Source: EPA Mercedes Formula One drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg dominated Friday's opening practice session for the Italian Grand Prix, while Sebastian Vettel spun out at low speed after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wilson to have British funeral next weekMONZA, Italy: The funeral of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, who died last month
Wilson to have British funeral next week
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
MONZA, Italy: The funeral of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, who died last month after a crash at Pennsylvania's Pocono Raceway, will be held near the Silverstone circuit in his native Britain next Thursday. A statement on his personal website said... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix « Shropshire StarHamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg,
Lewis Hamilton dominates first practice for Italian Grand Prix « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 21 hours ago
Hamilton was almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, who became a father for the first time this week, after posting a best lap of one minute 24.670secs. The Mercedes pair were in a league of their own in Monza, with... Read more
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Sporting Life
Hamilton dominates first practice Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practi
Hamilton dominates first practice
Sporting Life / Posted 21 hours ago
Lewis Hamilton laid down the title gauntlet to Nico Rosberg in opening practice for the Italian Grand Prix. Italian GP. Click here to bet.Lewis Hamilton: Half a second quicker than the field Hamilton was almost... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Jenson Button urges F1 to adpot closed cockpits McLaren driver Jenson Button says Formula One must find a way to introduce
Jenson Button urges F1 to adpot closed cockpits
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 23 hours ago
McLaren driver Jenson Button says Formula One must find a way to introduce cockpit canopies following the recent death of IndyCar's Justin... Read more
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iol.co.za
F1 closed canopy campaign revs up.NHRA Top Fuel dragsters have been racing with closed canopies since August 201
F1 closed canopy campaign revs up
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
.NHRA Top Fuel dragsters have been racing with closed canopies since August 2012. Picture: shoeracing.com Brownsburg, Indiana - IndyCar and Formula One are investigating the use of enclosed cockpits to improve driver safety following the recent... Read more
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New Kerala
Top F1 drivers open to idea of closed cockpits Leading Formula 1 drivers Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button h
Top F1 drivers open to idea of closed cockpits
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Leading Formula 1 drivers Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button have said they are open to the idea of closed cockpits for their safety in the tracks. Research on the topic has been ongoing... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Justin Wilson funeral to be held September 10thThe funeral of late IndyCar driver Justin Wilson will take place next Thursday
Justin Wilson funeral to be held September 10th
Motorsport.com / Posted yesterday
The funeral of late IndyCar driver Justin Wilson will take place next Thursday in Paulersbury, Northamptonshire. The funeral date for Justin Wilson, the 37-year-old English IndyCar driver who was killed at Pocono has been set. The funeral will take... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Former treasurer of Jefferson County band booster club charged with theftThe former treasurer of the Jefferson County High School band booster club has
Former treasurer of Jefferson County band booster club charged with theft
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The former treasurer of the Jefferson County High School band booster club has been charged with theft after she stole at least $12,827 from the organization, according to a report released Thursday by the state Comptroller's Office. Investigators... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Safety talks ramp up after Wilson's deathREUTERS: IndyCar and Formula One are investigating the use of enclosed cockpits
Safety talks ramp up after Wilson's death
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
REUTERS: IndyCar and Formula One are investigating the use of enclosed cockpits to improve driver safety following the recent death of Briton Justin Wilson, and could take a leaf out of the National Hot Rod Association's book. Former F1 driver... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jenson Button demands action from motor racing bossesEmotional Jenson Button demanded motor racing bosses act quickly to end the spo
Jenson Button demands action from motor racing bosses
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Emotional Jenson Button demanded motor racing bosses act quickly to end the sport’s horrifying death toll. The 2009 champion said the era of open cockpits was over and safety canopies had to be bought in as soon as possible. And after shocking... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Safety talks ramp up after Wilson's deathMay 23, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson sits i
Safety talks ramp up after Wilson's death
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
May 23, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson sits in his car during carb day for the 2014 Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports IndyCar and Formula One are... Read more
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Motorsport.com
What F1 could learn from the IndyCar fan experienceOur UK Editor Jamie Klein swapped his journalist hat for a Helio Castroneves ca
What F1 could learn from the IndyCar fan experience
Motorsport.com / Posted yesterday
Our UK Editor Jamie Klein swapped his journalist hat for a Helio Castroneves cap at the Sonoma season finale, to sample the experience as a fan in the grandstand again. How did it compare to F1? Since becoming a bona fide hack, visiting race events... Read more
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Super Sport
Button calls for closed cockpits Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cockpits as soon
Button calls for closed cockpits
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cockpits as soon as possible after the death in America of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson. Once a strong supporter of cockpits remaining open, the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Button calls for closed cockpits after Wilson deathMay 17, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson poses
Button calls for closed cockpits after Wilson death
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
May 17, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson poses for the traditional photo with his car after qualifying for the 2014 Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Button calls for closed cockpits after Wilson deathMONZA, Italy: Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cock
Button calls for closed cockpits after Wilson death
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
MONZA, Italy: Jenson Button has called for Formula One to introduce closed cockpits as soon as possible after the death in America of British IndyCar driver Justin Wilson. Once a strong supporter of cockpits remaining open, the 2009 world champion... Read more
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Crash.net
Wilson death has changed opinion on canopiesJenson Button says the death of former racing rival Justin Wilson has changed h
Wilson death has changed opinion on canopies
Crash.net / Posted yesterday
Jenson Button says the death of former racing rival Justin Wilson has changed his opinion regarding the introduction of canopies in open-wheel racing, saying 'it time for motorsport to do something serious about it'. Former F1 driver Wilson was... Read more
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ESPN
Paul Menard wins NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road AmericaELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Paul Menard has cherished wins at Indianapolis Motor Spee
Paul Menard wins NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America
ESPN / Posted yesterday
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Paul Menard has cherished wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Milwaukee Mile in his home state of Wisconsin. He deeply desired a significant victory at Road America, the track where he spent many weekends as a... Read more
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The Hindu
Hamilton to pick up speed at super-fast MonzaSunday’s race could see Hamilton accelerate ever closer to his third Formula On
Hamilton to pick up speed at super-fast Monza
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Sunday’s race could see Hamilton accelerate ever closer to his third Formula One world championship. New father Nico Rosberg has plenty to be happy about right now but Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton intends to be smiling just as much after this... Read more
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Auto Spies
Are Motorsport Too Dangerous Or Is It Part Of The Allure?Justin Wilson's death shook the Verizon IndyCar Series to the core, and with th
Are Motorsport Too Dangerous Or Is It Part Of The Allure?
Auto Spies / Posted yesterday
Justin Wilson's death shook the Verizon IndyCar Series to the core, and with the advent of social media, drivers like Justin who regularly engaged fans become like family to a network of international followers. The artifice of closeness created by... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
F1 leader Lewis Hamilton ponders closed cockpits in wake of Justin Wilson’s deathFormula One leader Lewis Hamilton is giving serious thought to the possibility
F1 leader Lewis Hamilton ponders closed cockpits in wake of Justin Wilson’s death
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton is giving serious thought to the possibility of closed cockpits following the death of fellow British driver Justin Wilson in IndyCar. Wilson died 10 days ago after being hit in the helmet by debris from another... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US NationalsHow important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US Nationals
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
How important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series? Robert Hight has won the Funny Car title three times and leaves no doubt about feelings. “Indy isn’t like any other race,” Hight said of the event... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US NationalsHow important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US Nationals
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
How important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series? Robert Hight has won the Funny Car title three times and leaves no doubt about feelings. “Indy isn’t like any other race,” Hight said of the event... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US NationalsHow important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US Nationals
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted yesterday
How important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series? Robert Hight has won the Funny Car title three times and leaves no doubt about feelings. “Indy isn’t like any other race,” Hight said of the event... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US NationalsHow important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US Nationals
San Bernardino Sun / Posted yesterday
How important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series? Robert Hight has won the Funny Car title three times and leaves no doubt about feelings. “Indy isn’t like any other race,” Hight said of the event... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US NationalsHow important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag
Few NHRA Countdown slots remain at US Nationals
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
How important is the U.S. Nationals to competitors in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series? Robert Hight has won the Funny Car title three times and leaves no doubt about feelings. “Indy isn’t like any other race,” Hight said of the event... Read more
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Boston Globe
Henry Owens tagged in Red Sox’s 13-8 loss to the YankeesThe Red Sox starters were due for a bad outing. And rookie lefty Henry Owens ha
Henry Owens tagged in Red Sox’s 13-8 loss to the Yankees
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
The Red Sox starters were due for a bad outing. And rookie lefty Henry Owens had a real bad one. Owens was tagged for seven runs in just 1 2-3 innings in the New York Yankees’ 13-8 win over Boston on Wednesday. ‘‘It wasn’t his best day,’’ interim... Read more
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Newport Independent
Cars We Remember: Should IndyCar racing should be shut down? Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 11:08 AM Q: Hi, Greg, I�m wondering if you saw the r
Cars We Remember: Should IndyCar racing should be shut down?
Newport Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Aug. 31, 2015 at 11:08 AM Q: Hi, Greg, I�m wondering if you saw the recent article that appeared, calling for IndyCar Racing to be shut down for good. The writer wrote it after... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Yankees rip Owens in series finaleBOSTON -- Greg Bird, John Ryan Murphy and Carlos Beltran homered during an eigh
Yankees rip Owens in series finale
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON -- Greg Bird, John Ryan Murphy and Carlos Beltran homered during an eight-run second inning Wednesday and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 13-8. Stephen Drew doubled during New York's big inning and added a three-run homer in the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Yankees Hit 3 HRs In 8-Run 2nd Inning, Beat Red Sox 13-8BOSTON (AP) — Greg Bird, John Ryan Murphy and Carlos Beltran homered during an
Yankees Hit 3 HRs In 8-Run 2nd Inning, Beat Red Sox 13-8
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Greg Bird, John Ryan Murphy and Carlos Beltran homered during an eight-run second inning Wednesday and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 13-8. Stephen Drew doubled during New York's big inning and added a three-run homer in... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Yanks score 8 in 2nd, beat Red Sox 13-8Masahiro Tanaka (11-6) pitched into the seventh inning as the Yankees won for t
Yanks score 8 in 2nd, beat Red Sox 13-8
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
Masahiro Tanaka (11-6) pitched into the seventh inning as the Yankees won for the fifth time in six games. New York improved to 7-2 against the Red Sox at Fenway Park this season and 10-5 overall this season against their longtime rivals. The win... Read more
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