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Chris Buescher Shoots For NASCAR's Chase

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — Chris Buescher is a giant step closer to qualifying for the Chase for the Sprint Cup after notching a victory at Pocono on Monday. Now, he has to take that small step — make it into the top 30 in points, the cutoff needed to become eligible for NASCAR's postseason.

"I absolutely think we can get into the top 30," the rookie said Friday before practice on the road course at Watkins Glen. "We really shouldn't have been out of it."

Buescher emerged from the fog at Pocono to become the surprising winner in a shortened Cup race, compliments of a race strategy call by Bob Osborne, veteran crew chief of the No. 34 for Front Row...

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