TOYOTA SAVE MART 350 ODDS

Road racing. It’s either loved or hated.Those making the odds need extra heartburn medicine, because this track causes more stress than any other stop on the 2012 Sprint Cup tour. Here’s why: Numbers get big:Dale Earnhardt Jr. is 50/1. This is the same person people are flocking to pick as Sprint Cup champion. Numbers get bigger:Matt Kenseth is 75/1. Isn’t he leading the points? Names creep up:Those making the numbers won’t let Marcos Ambrose make me look smart. 4/1 is ...

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HELUVA GOOD 400 ODDS

What would Kid Rock do?Down a fake 210 dollars after last week’s debacle at Dover, I come to my former home state looking for some home cooking. But for reasons beyond me, the reasons to pick the favorites aren’t my favorite idea. Carl Edwards is the only person to win twice at this track in the last five years. And while Edwards is a threat to win the 2011 Sprint Cup, he only has one win all year. When Kevin Harvick was in this spot last season, Jimmie Johnson was still the favor ...

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