Wrap: That's a pole, good Buddy
ESPN.com takes a look at what went down in the racing world this past weekend.
Biggest surprise: Buddy. Rice. Yes he qualified on pole in the IRL season-opener at Homestead, but that was Homestead, and this was Indy. If the snakepit didn't know who this guy was before, they will now. In 87 previous Indy 500 races, the pole-winner has gone on to win 16 times. Clearly Buddy's no lock on May 30, but he's no longshot at this point, either. His Honda engine is powerful, and clearly he isn't ...
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