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Nyquist Skipping Belmont Stakes Due To Health Issues

ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The Belmont Stakes will be missing a marquee name when it runs next month.

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist won’t run in the final leg of the Triple Crown after developing a fever and having an elevated white blood cell count, a sign of a possible infection, trainer Doug O’Neill said Tuesday. 482 more words

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Maryland Jockey Club General Manager Sal Sinatra On How To Keep The Preakness In Baltimore

Sal Sinatra is the General Manager of the Maryland Jockey Club.

Sal joined Ed and Steve to talk about all the happenings at the 141st Preakness Stakes. 193 more words

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Owners Of Barbaro Suffer Another Loss On Preakness Day

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ten years after Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro (pictured) tragically broke down at the start of the Preakness, the owners of the popular colt watched another horse they bred die during a race on a rainy Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. 368 more words

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Exaggerator Wins Preakness; Event Set All-Time Record

BALTIMORE (AP) — Finally, Exaggerator has beaten Nyquist, and it came in the Preakness on Saturday to end any chance of another Triple Crown.

Seizing the lead at the top of the stretch, Exaggerator splashed past a tiring Nyquist and went on for a 3 1/2-length victory over Cherry Wine on a rain-drenched Pimlico Race Course. 199 more words

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2 Horses Die In First 4 Races On Preakness Day Undercard

BALTIMORE (AP) — In a tragic start to Preakness day, two horses have died at Pimlico Race Course and a jockey broke a collarbone after a spill on a damp, rainy day. 149 more words

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2 Horses Die In First 4 Races On Preakness Day Undercard

BALTIMORE (AP) — In a tragic start to Preakness day, two horses have died at Pimlico Race Course and a jockey broke a collarbone after a spill on a damp, rainy day. 109 more words

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Preakness: Exaggerator Finishes First, Ending Nyquist's Triple Crown Bid

BALTIMORE (CBSNewYork/AP) — Exaggerator has finally beaten Nyquist, and it came in the Preakness on Saturday to end any chance of another Triple Crown.

Seizing the lead at the top of the stretch, Exaggerator splashed past the tiring Kentucky Derby winner and went on for a 3 1/2-length victory over Cherry Wine on a rain-drenched Pimlico Race Course. 597 more words

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