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10 Extremely Awkward Apologies In Sports History

From Donald Sterling and Steve Coburn to Tonya Harding and Mike Tyson, here are some other notable awkward apologies from the world of sports.

06/10/2014

Steve Coburn, co-owner of California Chrome waves to fans at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Steve Coburn Robs Belmont Stakes Winners and Losers of Deserved Spotlight

When California Chrome owner Steve Coburn ranted against the harsh realities of horse racing, following his horse’s loss at the Belmont Stakes, he not only deprived the winning horse of its deserved spotlight, but also that of his own.

06/09/2014

ELMONT, NY - JUNE 07:  Tonalist #11, ridden by Joel Rosario, races to the finish line enroute to winning the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Travis Lindquist/Getty Images)

California Chrome’s Triple Crown Quest Collapses, Tonalist Wins Belmont

California Chrome has failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.

06/07/2014

ELMONT, NY - JUNE 05:  Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome, with exercise rider Willie Delgado up, walks to the main track to train at Belmont Park on June 5, 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)

Chrome Fever Picks Up at Belmont Stakes

Chrome craziness set in at Belmont Park Saturday as the hours ticked down ahead of the horse’s bid to end racing’s 36-year Triple Crown drought.

06/07/2014

ELMONT, NY - JUNE 06:  Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome, with exercise rider Willie Delgado up, goes over the track in preparation for the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 6, 2014 in Elmont, New York.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Smooth Sailing Continues for California Chrome

So far, so smooth for California Chrome.

06/07/2014

ELMONT, NY - JUNE 06:  A sign is seen at Belmont Park on June 6, 2014 in Elmont, New York.  On Saturday, June 7, California Chrome will attempt to win the triple crown with a win in the Belmont Stakes.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

5 Things to Know for Triple Crown Try in Belmont

The last 1 1/2 miles of the Triple Crown trail are littered with misses and heartbreak.

06/07/2014

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8 Real Reasons Why California Chrome Will Win The Triple Crown

It’s been 36 years since we’ve had a Triple Crown winner and with the Belmont Stakes approaching, here are the 8 real reasons why California Chrome will take it home this Saturday.

06/06/2014

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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.

06/06/2014

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CBS Local Sports’ 2014 Belmont Stakes Expert Picks

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

06/05/2014

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Belmont Stakes Preview: California Chrome Runs for Racing History

California Chrome will go to the post on Saturday as the deserving favorite in this year’s Belmont Stakes in New York. More importantly, he will attempt to become the twelfth Triple Crown winner in American racing history.

06/03/2014

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