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Has a Horse Ever Won the Triple Crown in Baseball?

Galanty Miller | Posted 06.07.2016 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

Horse racing represents the two things I hate most: animal abuse and rich white people celebrating. Nevertheless, congratulations to American Pharoah on winning the equestrian Triple Crown.

How a Racehorse Named Afleet Alex Kept Our Daughter Alex's Legacy Alive

Jay Scott | Posted 05.01.2016 | Impact
Jay Scott

My wife Liz and I knew nothing about horse racing at the time, but in our minds, we thought, why not? We soon learned that the owners had undersold the ability of the horse, he was more than "pretty good."

Carlsen's Trifecta and Tal's Magic

Lubomir Kavalek | Posted 08.27.2014 | Sports
Lubomir Kavalek

After the world chess champion Magnus Carlsen collected two more world titles last week in Dubai, winning the FIDE Rapid and Blitz championships, new comparisons were inevitable. Now he might be compared to a horse or a long distance runner, I thought.

7 Things That Prove It's Been A Loooooong Wait For A Triple Crown Winner

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 06.03.2014 | Sports

No one under the age of 36 has ever seen a horse win the Triple Crown. California Chrome will attempt to end the drought on June 7th with a win at the...

Engaging the Elusive Millennial

Liz O'Connell | Posted 03.18.2013 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

Just like the NFL, the NBA and the PGA, horse racing is seeking a younger, broader audience.

Preakness Winner I'll Have Another in Live Bid for the Triple Crown

Liz O'Connell | Posted 05.20.2012 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

Having taken both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes from the favored Bodemeister, I'll Have Another will have three weeks to further hone his lethal homestretch kick.

LIVE: Preakness Stakes

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.19.2012 | Sports

Mix yourself up a black-eyed susan (or whatever it is that Kegasus is pouring) and get ready for the 137th running of the Preakness Stakes. Enteri...

The Return Of Kegasus

Posted 05.18.2012 | Sports

Whether you wanted to see him again or not, Kegasus has returned. According to the official website for the Preakness, he's bringing a friend to the r...

A $6.1 Million Score Possible in Preakness Stakes Contest

Liz O'Connell | Posted 07.20.2011 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom sits as favorite for winning the Preakness Stakes, in what could be a bid for the first Triple Crown sweep in 33 years.

WATCH: Who Will Win The Preakness Stakes?

Posted 07.20.2011 | Sports

14 horses and jockeys will compete tomorrow to win the 2011 Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. If all goes according to plan, Sa...

It's Good to Be King

Liz O'Connell | Posted 07.14.2011 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

A major factor in Animal Kingdom winning the Derby was his great trip. Given a masterful ride by Velasquez, the colt was in the right spot throughout the race.

Triple Crown: the Toughest Title to Win in Sports

Liz O'Connell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Liz O'Connell

The America's Cup, the Ryder Cup, the World Cup. At the end of those competitions, there is always a titleholder. Not so with the Triple Crown.

Lookin At Lucky Wins Preakness Stakes, Super Saver Slips

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(AP) BALTIMORE — Lookin at Lucky won the Preakness, ending Super Saver's bid to become the first Triple Crown winner in 32 years. Lookin At Lucky m...

Preakness Stakes 2010 VIDEO: SEE Full Race

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Lookin At Lucky won the 2010 Preakness Stakes, ending Super Saver's Triple Crown hopes. The race featured an exciting finish, with multiple horses in ...

Preakness Stakes 2010: The CRAZIEST Infield Party Pictures (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The 2010 Preakness Stakes takes place Saturday just after 6:00 PM Eastern. Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver is looking to capture the second leg of h...

Preakness Odds 2010: Gambling Favorites Posted

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The 2010 Preakness Stakes odds have continued to change since being posted earlier in the week. The most recent odds place Kentucky Derby winner Super...

The Kentucky Derby: The Most Surreal and Seedy Spectacle in All of Sports

Matthew DeBord | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Matthew DeBord

For more than a century, Americans have been annually treated to one of the most bizarre and deranged sporting events ever devised. The Derby is a full-on freak show, encased in a bubble of ersatz southern elegance.