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  1. Ex-Liberty and Lehigh star Matt McBride returns to Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    A free agent for the first time in his career this offseason, Matt McBride was curious to see what opportunities there might be for him in the baseball world. The 29-year-old Liberty grad and former Lehigh standout came to realize that the grass isn't always greener in the neighbor's yard.

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  2. Jeff Gordon at DaytonaThu, 22 Jan 2015 17:57:00 EDTRead the original story

    Thursday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Jeff Gordon smiles at a crewman walking toward him Thursday, July 5, 2012, before climbing into his No. 24 Chevrolet for Sprint Cup practice.

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  3. Honda, Michael Shank Racing Claim Pole for Rolex 24 at DaytonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    The Brazilian claimed the top spot in the 53-car field with a best lap of 1m39.194s, which put him just over a tenth of a second clear of -based Tequila PatrA3n ESM team debuted two new HPD ARX-04b Hondas at Daytona, as Honda Performance Development follows up the highly successful ARX-03 line of open-cockpit prototypes with a new coupe design, incorporating the latest developments in safety and aerodynamics. qualified the #2 HPD-Honda 12th in the prototype division as the ESM team continued to develop the new coupe.

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  4. 2015 track profile: New Hampshire Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    The 1.058-mile New Hampshire Motor Speedway , located in Loudon, New Hampshire, opened in 1990. The track has seating capacity for more than 100,000 spectators, and is also home to a 1.6-mile road course.

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  5. Popular NASCAR Driver to Hang-up Racing Full TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WOBB-FM Albany

    Gordon, 43, will compete in his 23rd and final season and then step out of the No. 24 car he has driven since November 1992.

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  6. NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion Jeff Gordon Announces 2015 Will Be His Last Season [OPINION]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon has announced that the 2015 racing season will be his last in the number 24 car. "As a race car driver, much of what I've done throughout my life has been based on following my instincts and trying to make good decisions," Gordon said in a release.

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  7. Jeff Gordon: This is the right timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon made the surprising announcement Thursday that he will step away as a full time NASCAR driver at the end of the 2015 season. Talk of the four-time Sprint Cup champion leaving the top tier NASCAR Sprint Cup series has been almost at a whisper given his issues with his back as well as mediocre seasons in 2010 and 2013.

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  8. Jeff Gordon to step away from full-time racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    "I won't use the 'R-word' because I plan to stay extremely busy in the years ahead, and there's always the possibility I'll compete in selected events, although I currently have no plans to do that," Gordon said. "I don't foresee a day when I'll ever step away from racing."

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  9. 4-time NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon ending career after '15Read the original story

    Thursday | Tribune-Chronicle

    Jeff Gordon, with a nagging back injury, a young family he wanted to spend more time with and a phenom waiting in the wings at Hendrick Motorsports, knew midway through last season that he had one more year in him. NASCAR's most charismatic driver, the man behind the wheel of the famed and sometimes feared No.

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  10. Ray Evernham reflects on Jeff Gordon's legacy in NASCARRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Motorsport.com

    It's not only Gordon's talent that distinguished him from other NASCAR champions or his ability to elevate the sport from a regional series to mainstream America with his charm and good looks. From the minute Gordon climbed into a race car, Ray Evernham says the driver's stepfather John Bickford had a plan the would propel the youngster to the top ranks in racing.

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  11. Vallejoa s Jeff Gordon to call it quits after 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Jeff Gordon celebrates after winning the 2014 NASCAR Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Gordon says he will retire as a full-time driver after 2015 season.

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  12. 2015 Nascar Q&a: Jeff Gordon Retirement Press ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    JEFF GORDON, DRIVER OF THE NO. 24 CHEVROLET SS IN THE NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES AND HENDRICK MOTORSPORTS TEAM OWNER, RICK HENDRICK, MET WITH MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA TO DISCUSS JEFF GORDON'S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT 2015 WILL BE HIS FINAL FULL SEASON OF NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES COMPETITION.

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  13. Fourteen Of 33 Starters From Indianapolis 500 Headline Rolex 24Read the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    The Verizon IndyCar Series will have significant star power this week at the 53rd Rolex 24 At Daytona as 14 of the 33 starters from the 98th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race will compete in the first endurance race of the IMSA-sanctioned schedule at Daytona International Speedway. A Verizon IndyCar Series competitor has co-driven the winning overall entry in the Rolex 24 At Daytona the past four years.

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  14. Fisher enjoys Chili Bowl, plans ahead to next yearRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    Sarah Fisher is already making plans to compete in the 30th Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Midget Nationals next January in Tulsa, Okla. The Verizon IndyCar Series team co-owner drove from the sixth starting position to win one of the two D feature races on Jan. 15 to advance to the C feature.

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  15. What you missed on 1.22.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Autoblog

    We're kicking off our all-new video series, Car Club USA, with one of the most passionate, diverse and often weird enthusiast vehicles in the world: the Jeep. Follow three separate story lines centered around the Jeep Jamboree in Moab, UT, and see some pretty incredible off-roading in the process.

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  16. Las Vegas Motor Speedway salutes Jeff Gordon's - stellar' careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS 3 Springfield

    Officials at Las Vegas Motor Speedway are tipping their hats to NASCAR driver Jeff Gordon, after he announced he won't race full-time after 2015. Gordon, who races with Hendrick Motorsports, announced his planned change to his team and fans Thursday morning.

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  17. From diapers to Daytona, Jeff Gordon has given fans a ride for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jeff Gordon said he decided in the middle of last season that 2015 would be his last as a full-time NASCAR driver. The 43-year-old Gordon trails only Hall of Fame drivers Richard Petty and David Pearson in wins.

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  18. Olly Gavin Set To Commence 2015 With Rolex 24 At DaytonaRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    This week, Oliver Gavin heads to the world-renowned and evocative Daytona International Speedway in Florida for the first major endurance race of the year - the 2015 Rolex 24 at Daytona . Gavin begins his 14th consecutive season under the multiple championship-winning Corvette Racing banner with the 53rd running of the twice-around-the-clock endurance classic, which serves as the opening round of the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship .

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  19. The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for January 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Cardboard Connection

    We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, January 22, 2015. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs: 10 Jeff Gordon Cards That Take the Checkered Flag - Jeff Gordon is a NASCAR legend.

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  20. Drifire Joins Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing As An Associate Sponsor Of The IndyRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced today that DRIFIRE , a premiere provider and developer of high performance flame resistant fabrics and protective apparel to the military, industrial and consumer markets, has joined the team as an associate sponsor of the team's sports car and Indy car programs for 2015. The partnership will bring DRIFIRE to the forefront of motorsports.

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