Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 10/3/14
getty images Michael Annett will join Tommy Baldwin Racing (TBR) for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season. Annett, 27, has made 162 starts in the NASCAR Nationwide Series over the past six seasons earning seven finishes inside the top five. TBR will field the No. 7 Chevrolet for Annett who will compete for Rookie of the Year honors in the Cup Series. “Driving in the Cup Series has been my goal ever since I started racing, and to start this next chapter with Tommy, who is one of the main reasons I made the move to North Carolina in the first place, makes this extra special. I’m looking forward to continuing what we started – winning two races in the ARCA Series and running well in Trucks. Pilot Flying J has been with me just as long, they have been a tremendous partner and I’m honored to represent them on the sport’s biggest stage.” Longtime sponsor, Pilot Flying J will follow Annett to the Cup Series.
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