Preakness

Jockey Victor Espinoza guides California Chrome to the finish line to win the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3, 2014 in Louisville, Ky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Nasal Strip Could Clog California Chrome’s Triple Crown Bid

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip in the Belmont Stakes.

05/18/2014

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Nasal Strip Could Threaten Chrome’s Triple Bid

California Chrome might abandon his Triple Crown bid in the Belmont Stakes if New York officials do not allow the colt to wear a nasal strip.

05/18/2014

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Baltimore Police Investigate 3 Shootings; One Near Pimlico Race Track

Baltimore Police are investigating a shooting near Pimlico Race Track that occurred less than two hours before the Preakness Stakes was scheduled to run.

05/17/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 13:  Exercise rider Bryan Beccia jogs Ride On Curlin over the track in preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Maker Down to One Shot in the Preakness

Trainer Mike Maker saddled three horses in the Kentucky Derby.

05/17/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 13:  Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome looks out from his stall following a workout in preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

‘Chrome’ Looks For Golden Preakness as Favorite

California Chrome has run away from the competition in five consecutive victories, winning by an average of over five lengths.

05/17/2014

The field breaks the gate at the start of the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Molly Riley/Getty Images)

11 Weirdest Names Of Horses That Won The Preakness

We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…

05/17/2014

Ring Weekend walks over the track in preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2014 in Baltimore, Md. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Ring Weekend Focuses On Preakness After Gelding

Ring Weekend will try to become the eighth gelding to win the Preakness, and the first since Funny Cide in 2003.

05/16/2014

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome is bathed in preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

California Chrome Has Throat Blister And Cough

If Art Sherman has one worry about California Chrome, it’s the colt’s health.

05/15/2014

This motorist got stranded in high water on Bradley Boulevard in Bethesda. (Photo from John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Heavy Rain Floods D.C.-Baltimore Region, Closes Roads

A storm that dumped heavy rain is complicating travel and causing significant flooding in the D.C.-Baltimore region.

05/15/2014

The race track at Pimlico Race Course is covered in fog on May 15, 2014 in Baltimore, Md. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Weather Could Be Factor In Black-Eyed Susan

Heavy rain is predicted for the Baltimore area on Friday, which could play havoc with this Grade 2, $500,000 race for 3-year-old fillies.

05/15/2014

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