2014-05-31T17:42:07Z(image) The final leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes, is less than a week away and it is time to take a look at the contenders and try to pick a winner. As usual, we took several of the more popular and effective angles to try and pick the winner by matching the profile of a Belmont winner. Get the analysis for all the contenders plus free past performances here.
2014-05-26T17:47:13Z(image) On Saturday, Evangeline Downs hosted Louisiana Legends, a series of eight stakes races for Louisiana-breds with a total of $750,000 in purses, including the Louisiana Legends Classic won by Sunbean (right). Get the results, charts, and photos for all eight races here.
2014-05-25T14:12:33Z(image) Solid Appeal came from far back to just get up on the outside in the Nassau Stakes (G2) at Woodbine on Sunday over Why Katherine and favorite Deceptive Vision. Get the results, chart, and photos here.
2014-05-21T09:06:43Z(image) The Belmont Stakes is coming on June 7th, and Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome will be there to try and become the 12th Triple Crown Winner. A few from the Derby who skipped the Preakness are back along with a few fresh faces. Check out who is planning to come with profiles and photos.
2014-05-17T13:40:22Z(image) California Chrome held off Ride On Curlin by 1 1/2 lengths to win the 2014 Preakness Stakes at Pimlico with Social Inclusion a distant third. He will now go for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes in 3 weeks. Get the results, chart, and photos here.
2014-05-17T13:34:30Z(image) There were seven other stakes on the Preakness card, 3 of them graded, including the Dixie Stakes (G2) won by Utley (right), the Maryland Sprint Handicap (G3) won by Happy My Way, and the Gallorette Handicap (G3) won by Somali Lemonade. Get the results, charts, and photos for all seven races here.
2014-05-16T16:30:36Z(image) Friday at Pimlico, Stopchargingmaria won the 2014 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (G2) by a neck over Vero Amore with Fortune Pearl third. Also on the card were 6 other stakes, including the Pimlico Special won by Revolutionary, and the Legends for the Cure race with retired female jockeys. Get the results, charts, and photos here.
2014-05-15T08:34:03Z(image) A gallery of 10 photographs from the morning works at Pimlico on the Thursday before the 2014 Preakness, including Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome.
Also on Thursday morning was the traditional Alibi Breakfast.
2014-05-14T14:42:25Z(image) A field of 10 was entered for the 139th Preakness Stakes to be run on Saturday, with Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome drawing post 3. He will be the 3-5 morning line favorite with Social Inclusion the second choice at 5-1. Get the entries, post positions, and free past performances here.
2014-05-10T16:48:56Z(image) Wild Catomine held off Hot and Spicy to win the 2014 Fury Stakes at Woodbine on Saturday with favorite Lexie Lou finishing third. Get the results, chart, and photos here.