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Today in History: May 15

May 15, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1977: Carl Yarborough wins the Mason-Dixon 500 at Dover to give the No. 11 car its 100th victory in the Cup series. The No. 11 has 196 Cup wins, second only to the 198 wins for the No. 43 made famous by Richard Petty. Denny Hamlin has the last 16 wins for the No. 11, eight of which came last year. He is winless through 10 races in 2011.