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Today in History: July 23

July 23, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1967: Cale Yarborough, LeeRoy Yarbrough and Eddie Yarboro compete in the same Cup race for the first time. LeeRoy does the best in the Volunteer 500 at Bristol, finishing 16th. Eddie finishes 23rd and Cale 33rd. Richard Petty wins the race by three-quarters of a lap over Dick Hutcherson, and Darel Dieringer is third, two laps back.