PIKE: A Letter To Anthony Wayne, Part V – In Defense of A Man

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This is the conclusion of my “Letter to Anthony Wayne”. Read part four here, if you want to catch up. Thanks for reading! I hope to see you at Homestead-Miami, because I’ll be there too! – James The celebrations from the 2011 championship carried on into December of that year. Of course I bought all kinds of gear, but this time, I …

PIKE: A Letter To Anthony Wayne, Part IV – The Watershed

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This is part four of my five-part “Letter to Anthony Wayne”. Read part three here and come back tomorrow for the fifth and final installment! – James  Are we even gonna be competitive this year? Are we ever gonna win another race? I would be lying if I said I wasn’t thinking those thoughts heading into the 2009 500. No one had gone …

PIKE: A Letter To Anthony Wayne, Part III – Blind Faith

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This is part three of my five-part “Letter to Anthony Wayne”. Read part two here and come back tomorrow for part four! – James  How do you follow up a magical season like 2005 and continue the act that you started? The answer: you don’t. Wins at Martinsville and Daytona were cool, but at this point what stands out is not what happened …

PIKE: A Letter To Anthony Wayne, Part II – Leave The Ears On The Dog

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In part two of a special five-part series, our James Pike looks back on his memories of the second stage of Tony Stewart’s colorful career, including his 2005 win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and subsequent series championship.

Pike Post: Coming Home

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Column and photo by Race Chaser Online Correspondent James Pike — The K&N Pro Series East will head to historic Bowman Gray Stadium tonight for the fifth running of the NASCAR Hall of Fame 150. Ask drivers up and down the grid, and they will tell you something similar regarding the experience of racing at the oldest …