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Today in History: April 17

April 17, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

2004: Brad Keselowski makes his debut in NASCAR's top three series with a 33rd-place finish in the Kroger 250 truck race at Martinsville. Keselowski, driving a Ford owned by his father, Bob Keselowski, finishes 23 laps behind winner Rick Crawford. Keselowski, 20 at the time, makes his Nationwide Series debut in 2006 and his Sprint Cup debut in 2008. He is the 2010 Nationwide Series champion and has victories in Cup and Nationwide but is winless in 48 Truck starts.