1978. That year for those who follow horse racing is well known as the last time we saw a horse take home all three legs of the Triple Crown.
Dortmund won’t be around for this one, but a familiar cast of 3-year-olds are lining up as potential spoilers when American Pharoah attempts to win the Belmont Stakes and give thoroughbred racing its first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.
Jeannine Edwards joined Ed and Steve to talk about Steve Coburn’s apology for his post Belmont Stakes remarks.
After Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome lost in the Belmont Stakes, horse owner Steve Coburn had some choice words.
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.
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.
The bet I will most happily cash will be an exacta with California Chrome finishing first and Samraat in second. I will also hedge a bit with a five horse exacta box that excludes California Chrome — just in case.
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.
Find out who our experts believe will win, place and show in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.