Roush Racing now paired with MLB

Saturday, March 3, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CST; updated 9:09 p.m. CDT, Thursday, July 17, 2008

It may have seemed a little odd on the Wednesday evening before the Daytona 500 to see Columbia’s Carl Edwards and his Roush Racing teammates playing some pickup baseball on a minor league baseball field in their driver’s suits, but thanks to a new partnership with John Henry, majority owner of the Boston Red Sox, Edwards and company will now be associated with Major League Baseball.