Cruz Pedregon won his second NHRA Funny Car season championship, and first in 16 years, with a victory Sunday in the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals in Southern California.
Ashley Force raced to the provisional No. 1 Funny Car qualifying spot Friday in the O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals, while Brandon Bernstein, Allen Johnson and Chris Rivas also topped their divisions.
Antron Brown, Jim Head, Greg Anderson and Chris Rivas kept the No. 1 qualifying positions Saturday in the Lucas Oil NHRA SuperNationals, overshadowed by the death of Funny Car driver Scott Kalitta.
Chris Snyder hit a home run to lead off the ninth inning, giving the Arizona Diamondbacks a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday night.