Hampton a longtime NASCAR fan
May 28, 2002
By Jim Benton
Hampton, the Colorado Rockies' Opening Day pitcher, has been a Winston Cup aficionado for a long time.
"I was about 8 years old when my family and I started going to the Daytona 500,'' Hampton said. "I'm a big-time NASCAR fan. I watch it all the time. I'm trying to get some of these guys (Rockies) to follow it, but I haven't got any takers yet. There's a couple country boys in here. Brent ...