Preakness

Assistant trainer Alan Sherman rubs Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome's nose during a walk at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Monday, May 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

California Chrome cleared to wear nasal strip

NEW YORK (AP) — California Chrome can breathe easy — he’s allowed to wear a nasal strip when he goes for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes. Belmont Park stewards cleared the horse Monday […]

05/19/2014

California Chrome, ridden by jockey Victor Espinoza, wins the 139th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 17, 2014, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

California Chrome wins Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — California Chrome won the Preakness in dramatic fashion Saturday to keep alive his bid for horse racing’s first Triple Crown since 1978. As a follow-up to his victory in the Kentucky Derby, trainer […]

05/17/2014

California Chrome, winner of the 140th Kentucky Derby, walks the shed row with assistant trainer Alan Sherman at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 4, 2014.  (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

Derby champ California Chrome faces lighter load

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Before his workload and the scrutiny become heavier next week, California Chrome will enjoy a few light days. The Kentucky Derby champion looked fresh following his 1¾-length victory at Churchill Downs […]

05/05/2014

138th Preakness, May 18, 2013. (AP Photo)

Preakness beefs up security, bans backpacks

BALTIMORE (AP) — Backpacks and duffel bags will be prohibited at the Preakness this year, part of a new security policy at Pimlico Race Course influenced by the bombings at the Boston Marathon.

04/30/2013

I'll Have Another made 4-5 favorite to win Belmont

(AP) – I’ll Have Another was made the 4-5 early favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s 12th Triple Crown champion. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner will break from the No. […]

06/06/2012

Team O'Neill to attend Mets-Yanks before Belmont

(AP) – Team O’Neill is headed to Yankee Stadium to throw out the ceremonial first pitch the night before I’ll Have Another attempts to win the Belmont Stakes and become the first Triple Crown winner […]

05/28/2012