Hadn't noticed this, but I often don't tune in until later, because I'm not that interested in preamble, hot laps, etc. Are you sure they aren't displaying the wrong time zone for you?
Only Blaney I saw all day and night was Dale. He is an official for the All Stars now. Surprising as you usually see a few of them around a big race at Sharon.53 cars (!) tonight, but no Dave Blaney.