Sadler wins race to fatherhood

NASCAR driver Elliott Sadler has won the race to the delivery

room.

Sadler’s wife gave birth to a baby boy on Monday morning, a day

after his 24th-place finish in the Daytona 500.

Sadler says on his Web site the baby is named Wyatt Herman Fritz

Sadler.

Four other drivers have announced their wives are pregnant and

due this season, including Carl Edwards, who nervously hoped all

weekend his wife would make it to her Wednesday due date.

Also expecting babies are four-time series champions Jimmie

Johnson and Jeff Gordon, as well as Juan Pablo Montoya.