horse racing

Kentucky Derby hopeful Dortmund gallops under exercise rider Dana Barnes at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Wednesday, April 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

Bob Baffert has top 2 early favorites for Kentucky Derby

American Pharoah was made the early 5-2 favorite Wednesday for the 141st Kentucky Derby, with Dortmund the second choice in the full field of 20 horses, giving trainer Bob Baffert the top two choices on […]

04/29/2015

In this photo released by EQUI-PHOTO, Preakness Stakes contender Itsmyluckyday with jockey Elvis Trujillo in the saddle works 1/2 mile in 47 1/5 between the third and fourth races at Monmouth Park Racetrack in Oceanport, N.J., on Sunday May 12, 2013. (AP Photo/EQUI-PHOTO, Bill Denver)

New Jersey track may start sports betting Sunday

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — One horse racing track said it hopes to begin taking sports bets on Sunday, less than a week after the state government announced that such enterprises would no longer be illegal […]

09/09/2014