Aric Almirola is a hometown guy, one reason he was invited to throw out the first pitch this week at the Trop. His mom and dad are from Tampa and raised Aric here; he graduated from Hillsoborough High School.
He checked in with the Kirk & Dinger Morning Show on Wednesday. NASCAR guys are always great to talk with but Aric was particularly friendly and cool.
Listen to our podcast to find out how Aric got into the thrilling sport of race car driving, and you’ll find out everything you need to know about this weekend’s Coke Zero 400.