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Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah healthy, but tired

BALTIMORE (AP) _ American Pharoah wins on dry tracks, wet tracks, any tracks.

He’s won from the rail and he’s won from an outside post, and now, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will attempt to become the 12th Triple Crown winner and first since Affirmed in 1978. 787 more words


Hall Of Fame Jockey Gary Stevens Talks About The Preakness Stakes

Gary Stevens is a Hall Of Fame jockey who will be riding Firing Line at the Preakness Stakes.

Gary joined Ed and Steve to talk about trying to win the Preakness Stakes this Saturday. 118 more words


Hall Of Famer Stevens Looking To Turn Tables In Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — Gary Stevens came within a length of his fourth Kentucky Derby win when Firing Line finished second to American Pharoah.

Not bad for a 52-year-old rider with an artificial knee. 556 more words


Preakness blog goin up... on a Tuesday


On the eve of the post position draw for the 140th Preakness Stakes, The Daily Racing Form‘s David Grening reported that trainer Todd Pletcher would not be entering any of his three possible starters into the Triple Crown’s second jewel. 193 more words

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Santa Anita opinions for Thursday, May 7

Race 1: Trelawny (2-1)

Trainer Keith Desormeaux is 31% when dropping a horse two levels. The bad news his brother, Kent, decides not to ride. Your call. 119 more words

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Bob Baffert's American Pharoah Gives Espinoza His 2nd Straight Kentucky Derby Win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah has won the 141st Kentucky Derby before a record-setting crowd at Churchill Downs.

Victor Espinoza was aboard for this second straight Derby win, and third overall. 80 more words


Kentucky Derby 141: American Pharoah's Triple Crown Journey Begins?

Churchill Downs hosts the “Fastest Two Minutes in Sports” Saturday with the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby. The journey for 20 three year-olds on their quest for immortality.   959 more words

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