Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/30/14

AVONDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 14: Kurt Busch, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Dodge, stands in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Checker O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on November 14, 2009 in Avondale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Everyone knows that when you go short-track racing, by the end of the race there is always going to be folks that are upset with one another. It doesn't matter if it's driver versus driver, or crew members versus crew members and sometimes even teammates versus teammates. It's just the product of close, intense racing. The best way to sum it up is: "Short track - short tempers." I watched the race that Kurt Busch ran in Saturday night's NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway and, to me, his run was just good, hard racing. From that, some guys got frustrated. I think there at the end, Tony Stewart's frustration was much like it was at Fontana earlier this season. Tony had yet another chance for a high-placing finish, only to see all the pushing and shoving on the track punt him back to 18th spot. While Kurt and Tony did have contact in those final laps, I honestly just think it was the frustration of the night that led Tony to go have a few choice wo...
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