Earnhardt Jr. Sweeps Pocono Races, Gets Third Win


Published on August 4 2014 2:36 am
Last Updated on August 4 2014 2:36 am
Written by Millie Lange

(Long Pond, PA) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. is celebrating another win at Pocono Raceway after Sunday's GoBowling.com 400. Earnhardt Jr. swept the pair of races at the "Tricky Triangle" and captured his third victory of the season.

He's the first driver to sweep both Pocono races since Denny Hamlin in 2006 and is also the fifth straight Hendrick Motorsports driver to win there. Kevin Harvick finished second, followed by Joey Logano, Clint Bowyer and Greg Biffle.