The 142 running of the Belmont Stakes has been overshadowed by the highly publicized financial woes of the New York Racing Association, but don’t tell that to the jockey’s and trainers looking to win the third leg of the triple crown. Of course, it’s hard to get “giddy up” excited about a race that won’t have a possible triple crown contender, but to me, that’s all the more the reason to bet on this race. Here’s a quick look at some of the contenders. Read more.
California Chrome gallops closer to Triple Crown
May 21, 2014