DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) - NASCAR star Carl Edwards and his wife, Kate, have announced the birth of their second child, son Michael.
Edwards said Friday that Michael Edwards was born Wednesday night weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces and that he and his mother were in good health and home resting. The Edwardses also have a daughter, Anne, who was born in February 2010.
``She's a great mom,'' Edwards said of Kate, ``so I hope she enjoys this Mother's Day.''
The Sprint Cup points leader is preparing for Saturday's Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

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