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Ryan Hunter-Reay wins 2012 Grand Prix of Baltimore

Ryan Hunter-Reay wins 2012 Grand Prix of Baltimore

When rain began to fall as forecast in Sunday's Grand Prix of Baltimore, Ryan Hunter-Reay's car owner Michael Andretti had a game plan. Andretti's bold decision to stick with the treadless slicks used on a dry track — combined with perhaps an even bolder move by Hunter-Reay to seize the lead on a restart with five laps to go — allowed the driver to pick up his fourth IZOD IndyCar Series victory of the season and keep alive his hopes for a series championship. Hunter-Reay crossed the finish line 1.4391 seconds ahead of Team Penske driver Ryan Briscoe and hard-charging rookie Simon Pagenaud, who finished third. Hunter-Reay is now within 17 points of points leader...

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