Stories tagged: Orb
Sat., June 8, 2013
Belmont Stakes could be wet, wide-open race
NEW YORK – Orb and Oxbow. Oxbow and Orb. Anyway you draw it up, there will not be a Triple Crown on the line in the $1 million Belmont Stakes …
Sat., May 18, 2013, 7:45 p.m.
No Triple Crown: Oxbow upsets Orb at Preakness
A pair of not so over-the-hill Hall of Famers pulled off a huge upset in the Preakness and ended any hopes of a Triple Crown attempt at the Belmont Stakes.
Sun., May 12, 2013
Preakness may end up with dozen
BALTIMORE – Some years, Maryland Jockey Club stakes coordinator Coley Blind has to turn horses away from the Preakness. He and other members of the staff may look through the …
Tue., May 7, 2013
Orb trainer preps colt for Triple Crown bid
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Now that Shug McGaughey has won the Kentucky Derby, it’s time for the 62-year-old trainer to go after another race missing from his Hall of Fame resume. …
Sun., May 5, 2013
Orb comes ’round with Rosario along for ride
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Way back in the pack heading into the final turn, Orb was calm even if his jockey wasn’t. Churning through a sloppy track that resembled creamy peanut …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2013, 6:02 p.m.
Orb wins Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Orb splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby, giving Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the 3-year-old classic.