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  • How the Preakness Stakes shapes up

    How the Preakness Stakes shapes up
    First thing to remember, there is really no such thing as a Preakness party. Yes, there is the hat thing, but only at Pimlico, the track in Baltimore that plays host to the second jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown. No place else. National interest?...
  • Training two favorites for Kentucky Derby is unique for Bob Baffert

    Training two favorites for Kentucky Derby is unique for Bob Baffert
    Bob Baffert stood along the backstretch at Churchill Downs this week as American Pharoah and Dortmund prepared to gallop in front of an adoring morning-workout crowd. Ahmed Zayat, owner of American Pharoah, took up a position to Baffert's immediate...
  • American Pharoah makes a splash in the Preakness

    American Pharoah makes a splash in the Preakness
    Here we go again. Horse racing is dangling that Triple Crown carrot. Except this time, when the big race rolls around June 6 at Belmont, there can be no question that there will be a different feel about this most recent hope, a 1,200-pound muscular...
  • Frustrated by poor conditions, most in field agree 'the best horse won'

    Frustrated by poor conditions, most in field agree 'the best horse won'
    D. Wayne Lukas has sent horses and jockeys out for races in all kinds of weather in his 40-year Hall of Fame career. If he ever retires, Lukas will certainly remember the 140th Preakness. It wasn't a matter of win, place and show Saturday at Pimlico...
  • Clancy's Call: The Preakness

    Clancy's Call: The Preakness
    Bob Clancy's selections for the $1.5 million Preakness Stakes Saturday at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore: Post time: 6:15 p.m.; TV: NBC; Distance: 1 3/16 miles FIRING LINE (4-1) pushed American Pharoah to the limit in the Kentucky Derby, finishing...
  • Dortmund comfortable, American Pharoah 'floats over the track' during first workouts at Pimlico

    A group of Preakness contenders who arrived Wednesday from Kentucky got their first experience on the Pimlico Race Course track Thursday morning. Bob Baffert, trainer of Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah and Dortmund, who finished third, said both...
  • Kentucky Derby Notes: Frammento Gets Into Race

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito got his wish: Frammento is in the Kentucky Derby. Stanford was scratched Thursday, moving 50-1 shot Frammento into the 20-horse field for Saturday's race. Trainer Todd Pletcher said that Stanford...
  • Egg Drop rallies to win $250,000 Matriarch at Hollywood Park

    Egg Drop rallies to win $250,000 Matriarch at Hollywood Park
    The Koch family knows drama. Howard W. Koch was one of Hollywood's biggest producers. And his grandson, Billy, is the managing partner for Little Red Feather Racing. The star horse in the stable, Egg Drop, provided plenty of thrills Sunday at Betfair...
  • Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf: Outstrip wins as Mike Smith wins second

    Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf: Outstrip wins as Mike Smith wins second
    The second race on the Breeders' Cup card at Santa Anita seemed a little like the first when jockey Mike Smith went two-for-two when he won the Juvenile Turf aboard Outstrip. Smith rallied the horse in deep stretch and went past Giovanni Boldini and a...
  • Derby de Kentucky: California Chrome, el gran favorito para ganar la 'Carrera de las Rosas' el sábado

     Derby de Kentucky:  California Chrome, el gran favorito para ganar la 'Carrera de las Rosas' el sábado
    California Chrome, el gran favorito para ganar el Derby de Kentucky (5-2), partirá de la quinta puerta de salida en la 140 edición de la famosa 'Carrera de las Rosas' que se correrá mañana sábado en Churchill  Downs. California Chrome será montado por...
  • Untapable wins Kentucky Oaks

    Untapable wins Kentucky Oaks
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A beleaguered Steve Asmussen, subject of a recent report that accused him of mistreating horses he trains, somewhat answered the criticism here Friday by saddling the winner of the $1-million Kentucky Oaks. Asmussen's Untapable,...