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Mike Francesa Announces He's Named His Racehorse Mongo Nation

NEW YORK (WFAN) — Mike Francesa is debuting a new horse at Saratoga on Wednesday — and paying homage to his loyal fans in the process. 107 more words

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LISTEN: Horse Racing Experts Preview Belmont Stakes On WFAN

NEW YORK (WFAN)Preakness winner Exaggerator is a “suspect favorite” in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, horse racing handicapper Brad Thomas says.

“He has a lot of mileage on his wheels,” Thomas told WFAN’s Mike Francesa on Friday. 298 more words

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Nassau County Ready For Belmont Stakes

BELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Thousands of spectators are expected to descend on Nassau County Saturday for the 148th running of the Belmont Stakes.

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Trainers Isolate Lani From Other Horses At Belmont Stakes Because 'He's Very Aggressive'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The final jewel of horse racing’s Triple Crown is in New York City’s backyard this weekend.

CBS2’s Steve Overmyer reported the Belmont Stakes will feature one 3-year-old horse that’s made a name for himself on personality alone. 236 more words

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Preakness Winner Exaggerator 9-5 Favorite In Belmont Stakes

ELMONT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP)Preakness winner Exaggerator is the 9-to-5 morning-line favorite in a field of 13 entered for Saturday’s $1.5 million Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown. 530 more words

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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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