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Today in History: October 30

October 30, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

2005: Reed Sorenson finishes 41st in his Cup Series debut, at Atlanta. The 19-year-old isn't around for the finish (crash), exiting the 325-lap race after 133 laps. Carl Edwards wins the race by 2.712 seconds over Jeff Gordon, and Mark Martin is third. Sorenson is winless in the Cup Series but has four wins in the Nationwide Series and is fifth in the 2011 standings with three races left in the season.