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Today in History: March 23

March 23, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1958: Buck Baker wins the last of his three races at Orange Speedway in Hillsborough, N.C. Baker leads 84 of 110 laps on the nine-tenths mile dirt track. Marvin Panch, who finishes second, leads the other 24 laps. Speedy Thompson is third. Baker makes 22 starts at Orange in his career and finishes with more Cup wins at only one other track, Columbia (S.C.) Speedway (four).