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Franchitti wins Indy 500

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May 29, 2007 | Dick's Stock Watch provides a fast-glance review of the past week in the world of sports, charting whose stock is up and whose is down.

STOCK UP
• Dario Franchitti won the Indianapolis 500 in a rain-shortened race. He is also a big winner in life as his wife is Ashley Judd!!

• The Phillies are hot now, with a sweep of the Braves in Atlanta.

• The Red Sox are 34-15 and enjoy the best record in baseball.

• Brandon Rush and Roy Hibbert each made good decisions by staying in school and pulling out of the NBA draft.

STOCK DOWN
• The Yankees were swept at home by the Angels. The Bronx Bombers are now 12 1/2 games out of first place.

• The Astros have lost eight straight games.

• Former NHL player and assistant coach Rick Tocchet entered a guilty plea for running a gambling ring.

Dick Vitale coached the Pistons and the University of Detroit before broadcasting ESPN's first college basketball game in December 1979. Send him a question for possible use on ESPNEWS.

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