Preakness Stakes

PREAKNESS, ORB

Locals Pulling For Orb, Mylute, As Preakness Excitement Reaches Fever Pitch

Baltimore gets ready to host the Preakness Stakes and a local resident has a big stake in the race.

05/16/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Preakness Stakes

Since 2000, seven post-time favorites have won the Preakness. There is no doubt that this year’s post-time favorite will be Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

05/16/2013

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Derby Winner Orb Faces A Friend In The Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner Orb and Illinois Derby champion Departing played together as foals in the lush pastures of Claiborne Farm in central Kentucky.

05/16/2013

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Orb Draws Rail As 1-1 Favorite In Preakness

The Preakness draw was over, and trainer Shug McGaughey listed a variety of reasons why he was OK with having Kentucky Derby winner Orb starting Saturday’s race from the rail.

05/16/2013

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Orb To Have An Inside View Of Preakness From Rail

For a while there, it looked as if the Preakness was shaping up to be a runaway victory for Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

05/16/2013

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Govenor Charlie Makes 9th Contender in the Preakness

Govenor Charlie brought the final tally to eight challengers facing Kentucky Derby winner Orb in the Preakness on Saturday.

05/16/2013

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Preakness Stakes: Orb Pursues Part 2 Of The Triple Crown

It’s hard to surmise a scenario where we aren’t talking about yet another pending attempt to end racing’s long wait for the twelfth Triple Crown winner after this year’s Preakness.

05/15/2013

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Orb Trainer Says Winning Derby Worth The Wait

Shug McGaughey worked as a trainer for more than 30 years before finally saddling his first Kentucky Derby winner. It was worth the wait.

05/15/2013

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Female Jockey Could Become 1st To Win Preakness

With a victory aboard Mylute in the Preakness on Saturday, Rosie Napravnik would become the first female jockey to capture the middle jewel of the Triple Crown.

05/14/2013

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Derby Winner Orb Impresses With Workout At Belmont

Kentucky Derby winner Orb has completed his final workout before the Preakness Stakes, breezing four furlongs in 47.18 seconds at Belmont Park.

05/14/2013

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Pimlico Race Course Is Getting Ready For The Preakness

With just days until the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes, crews work around the clock to get Pimlico Race Course ready.

05/13/2013

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Kentucky Derby Winner Orb Has 1st Jog Since Win

Orb is becoming quite comfortable in the rain.

05/09/2013

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