At long last, the Triple Crown drought is over.
Here’s what’s going on at and around the track in the hours leading up to the race.
If American Pharoah becomes the first Triple Crown champion in 37 years, it won’t be before a record-setting crowd.
Here are a few facts about the man that will be hoping to ride American Pharoah into the history books.
With a possible Triple Crown winner poised to run in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, horse racing fans face a dilemma.
For the 14th time since the last Triple Crown winner in 1978, we enter Belmont Stakes week with another chance at the elusive sweep.
1978. That year for those who follow horse racing is well known as the last time we saw a horse take home all three legs of the Triple Crown.
Victor Espinoza couldn’t wait to get off American Pharoah.
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.
American Pharoah won the Preakness by seven lengths in driving rain Saturday, keeping alive his Triple Crown bid.