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Sources: Mears close to joining Richard Childress Racing team

Updated: August 10, 2008, 12:36 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Richard Childress Racing officials are hoping to work out the final details this week so they can announce that Casey Mears will join the organization in 2009 as the team's fourth Sprint Cup driver, sources confirmed Sunday.

The announcement could come next weekend at Michigan International Speedway if all the contracts are signed. But Mears said Sunday that nothing is certain yet about where he's headed.

"Obviously, anyone would love to be part of an organization ...

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