Horse Racing

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Breeders’ Cup Classic: California Chrome Runs For Redemption

All of the equine stars from the most prestigious 3-year old races this past spring and summer will meet in the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday at Santa Anita Park in California, where California Chrome is running for redemption.


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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – July 11th, 2014

Whiskey Fest Friday!!!!! ┬áThe boys broadcast live from Whiskey Fest today. The show was packed with hijinx. We had all the stories from the Oakland A’s/San Francisco Giants game that Keith and Nate attended. Seems […]

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Belmont Stakes

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.


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Myriad Factors Make Winning Triple Crown So Tough

Three races in a five-week span at varying distances on different tracks. It’s so tough only 11 horses have won the Triple Crown, and none in 36 years.



CBS Local Sports’ 2014 Belmont Stakes Expert Picks

Find out who our experts believe will win, place and show in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.


ELMONT, NY - MAY 20: Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome stands outside his barn after arriving at Belmont Park on May 20, 2014 in Elmont, New York. He is scheduled to race for the Triple Crown in the 146th running of the Belmont stakes (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Last Triple Crown Winner: ‘It’s Time’ For Another Winner

Steve Cauthen didn’t expect a nearly 36-year drought since he won the Triple Crown with Affirmed in 1978.


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California Chrome’s Story Could Stand As Horse Racing’s All-Time Longest Shot

A message to horse lovers and dreamers out there: This will not happen to you. Well, almost certainly not.


LOUISVILLE, KY - MAY 05: The field comes down the final stretch during the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2012 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Horse’s Death Latest Black Eye For Churchill Downs

When California Chrome crosses the finish line in the Belmont Stakes next month, win or lose, his bid for a Triple Crown will be over and horse racing will begin its annual retreat from the mainstream.


The field breaks the gate at the start of the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Molly Riley/Getty Images)

11 Weirdest Names Of Horses That Won The Preakness

We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…


Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome getting ready for the Preakness Stakes. (Credit: California Chrome's Facebook page)

Trainer Downplays California Chrome’s Throat Blister And Cough

If Art Sherman has one worry about California Chrome, it’s the colt’s health.