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Rolling Stones crowd worries track superintendent

Updated: September 27, 2006, 6:59 PM ET
By Marty McGee | Daily Racing Form

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Butch Lehr's fingers will be crossed tighter than anyone else's Friday night when the Rolling Stones make their historic foray into Churchill Downs. The prospect of unknowing fans trampling his precious turf course is the ultimate nightmare scenario for Lehr, a 39-year Churchill employee who has been the track superintendent since 1981.

"I'm worried, to be honest about it," said Lehr.

Lehr said he has received "every assurance" from concert promoters and other officials ...

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