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I'll Have Another, the favorite for the Belmont Stakes with a shot to win horse racing's elusive Triple Crown, has been declared out of Saturday's race with tendonitis, his trainer said Friday morning. Doug O'Neill said the Kentucky Derby and The...
Votto, Arroyo lead Reds over Phillies (Reds 10, Phillies 0. With AP Photos.) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bronson Arroyo pitched five-hit ball over 7 2-3 innings, Joey Votto was 4 for 4 with a homer, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies...
Tags: Baseball, Jeff Gordon, Oxbow (racehorse), Sports, Ryan Hanigan
ReutersThe Sports Xchange Oxbow runs to Winner's Circle at Preakness There will not be a Triple Crown winner this year. Oxbow won the 138th Preakness Stakes on Saturday while Kentucky Derby winner Orb finished fourth in the field of nine horses. There has...
Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens, who at age 50 came out of retirement earlier this year, led Oxbow to a wire-to-wire victory in 1:57.54 and a big upset of Kentucky Derby winner Orb today in the 138th Preakness at Pimlico Race Course. Stevens is the...
We learn again that winning the Triple Crown is hard — maybe the hardest thing to do in all of sports. It's supposed to be hard; at stake is immortality, and the handful of horses that have done it live on forever in memory. Orb, though considered,...
ReutersBALTIMORE (Reuters) - Oxbow, a 15-1 longshot ridden masterfully by 50-year-old Hall of Famer Gary Stevens, cruised to an easy, wire-to-wire victory in the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, denying a Triple Crown bid for Kentucky Derby champion Orb. The D....
He kept coming back, year after year, horse after horse, trying to get another victory in the Preakness Stakes before he was done. Going into the 138th running of the Triple Crown's middle leg, D. Wayne Lukas had tried eight times since Charismatic won at...
AP Sports WriterBALTIMORE -- Right from the start, a horse trained by one not so over-the-hill Hall of Famer and ridden by another took control of the Preakness. The result: a huge upset and the end of any hopes for a Triple Crown attempt at the Belmont Stakes. Thanks...
AP Sports WriterBALTIMORE (AP) — Right from the start, a horse trained by one not so over-the-hill Hall of Famer and ridden by another took control of the Preakness. The result: a huge upset and the end of any hopes for a Triple Crown attempt at the Belmont Stakes....
Secretariat was a star but not yet a legend when his van rolled up to Pimlico Race Course in the second week of May 1973. The big red horse had taken off like a rocket ship to run down the field at the Kentucky Derby, winning in less than two minutes, a...
Tags: Human Interest, Pimlico, Red Smith, Culture, Arts and Culture
ReutersBy Steve Ginsburg BALTIMORE, May 17 (Reuters) - Shug McGaughey, the soft-spoken trainer of Kentucky Derby champion Orb, admits he thinks of what it would be like to saddle a Triple Crown champion. He knows it's premature to be thinking like that. He...
The City of Weston will debut on the national stage this weekend, but it won't be showing off its manicured lawns and lush landscape. Instead, people will see a 3-year-old racehorse sprint around the track at the Pimlico Racecourse in Baltimore before...
Tags: Pimlico, Equestrian
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