NBC Analyst Mike Battaglia joined Ed and Steve to talk about the Belmont Stakes and Steve Coburn’s comments.
California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday, losing the Belmont Stakes to long shot Tonalist and leaving his owner to complain others took “the coward’s way out” by skipping the first two legs of the Triple Crown.
It was a great start to the day for Barn 26, the Belmont home for California Chrome.
Chrome craziness set in at Belmont Park Saturday as the hours ticked down ahead of the horse’s bid to end racing’s 36-year Triple Crown drought.
Getting ready for the big race. Triple Crown hopeful California Chrome is preparing for the biggest race of his life.
Saturday’s Belmont Stakes is creating excitement here in Maryland as California Chrome fights for the Triple Crown.
Martin Panza celebrated California Chrome’s charge to Preakness Stakes victory three weeks ago like most fans at the packed Pimlico Race Course — bumping fists, slapping hands and thinking ahead to Saturday and the possibility of the first Triple Crown winner in 36 years.
Noel Michaels handicaps the Belmont Stakes and California Chrome’s chances.
NBC analyst Mike Battaglia joined Ed and Steve to talk about the upcoming Belmont Stakes.
ESPN Horse Racing Analyst Jeannine Edwards joined Ed and Steve to talk about the possibility of a Triple Crown.
Horse racing announcer Larry Collmus on California Chrome’s run to the triple crown at Belmont on Saturday.
California Chrome became the early 3-5 favorite on Wednesday to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s 12th Triple Crown champion and first in 36 years.
The 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.
California Chrome ridden by Victor Espinoza won the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.
The 138th running of the Preakness Stakes saw and upset, as Triple Crown hopeful Orb was outrun by Oxbow.
Union Rags, ridden by Jockey John Velasquez, won the 144th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 9, 2012 in Elmont, New York.