California Chrome has one race left in his career, and is in such good condition right now that trainer Art Sherman is clamoring for more time with him.
It's easy to see why.
California Chrome was the biggest winner at the Eclipse Awards on Saturday night, taking home three trophies celebrating his accomplishments in 2016 — including Horse of the Year for the second time. He also won an Eclipse as the best in the older dirt male division, and his victory at the Dubai World Cup was picked as the National Thoroughbred Racing Association's moment of the year.
"It's really an honor," Sherman said. "People don't realize how hard that is to be horse...