Preakness

Jockey Victor Espinoza pours water out of his boot in the winners circle after riding American Pharoah to win the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Preakness Winner Espinoza Gets 3rd Try at Triple Crown

Victor Espinoza couldn’t wait to get off American Pharoah.

05/17/2015

American Pharoah #1 ridden by Victor Espinoza crosses the finish line to win the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

What Was Learned From American Pharoah’s Preakness Victory

Two weeks after struggling but winning the Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah ignored thunder, lightning, rain and the opposition and splashed his way to a seven-length victory in the Preakness

05/17/2015

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American Pharoah Dominates Field In Preakness

Torrential rain came to Baltimore about ten minutes before post-time of the Preakness Stakes but that didn’t bother the Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah.

05/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 16: American Pharoah #1 ridden by Victor Espinoza crosses the finish line to win the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

American Pharoah Closer to Triple Crown With Preakness Win

American Pharoah won the Preakness by seven lengths in driving rain Saturday, keeping alive his Triple Crown bid.

05/16/2015

140th Preakness Stakes

Pimlico Official Says Preakness Could Move to Sunday in 2016

Preakness officials are considering moving the Triple Crown race to Sunday, a switch that could come as soon as next year.

05/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 17: A flag is flown prior to the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Water Main Break Leaves Pimlico Short on Preakness Day

A water-main break around two miles from Pimlico Race Course has left the track short of water on Preakness Day.

05/16/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 15: A detail view of a starting gate for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Eyes on Preakness: Things to Watch When Race Gets Underway

Start to finish, the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes will take less than two minutes. Post time for the second leg of the Triple Crown is 6:18 p.m.

05/15/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 15: American Pharoah is bathed at the barn after training for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 15, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Preakness Starters’ Names Evolve From an Involved Process

Coming up with a clever name for a thoroughbred can be a challenge — and not just creatively.

05/15/2015

Trainer Bob Baffert walks Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah in the barn after arriving in preparation for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 13, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Can Derby Winner American Pharoah Become Next American Idol?

From a Kentucky horse farm to a sales ring in Saratoga to Bob Baffert’s barn at Santa Anita, American Pharoah gave every indication he’s a champion in the making.

05/14/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 14:  Dortmund  trains on the track for the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 14, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Derby Winner American Pharoah Gallops at Pimlico

Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah and stablemate Dortmund stretched their legs for the first time at Pimlico Race Course on Thursday in preparation for Saturday’s Preakness.

05/14/2015

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