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California Chrome, ridden by Victor Espinoza, crosses the finish line to win the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. (Photo by Jim Dietz/Getty Images)

California Chrome Wins Preakness To Keep Triple Crown Bid Alive

California Chrome won the Preakness following up his Kentucky Derby victory to keep alive his bid to capture horse racing’s Triple Crown.

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

Adolfo of Toucher & Rich. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)

Toucher & Rich: Adolfo Does Play-By-Play For The NHL And Kentucky Derby

Adolfo thinks he is a budding superstar in the broadcasting world, so to prove his worth he called select games for the second round of the NHL playoffs and the Kentucky Derby.

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/07/2014

California Chrome #5, ridden by Victor Espinoza, crosses the finish line to win the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

California Chrome Wins 140th Kentucky Derby

California Chrome wins 140th Kentucky Derby.

05/03/2014

Wicked Strong runs on the track during the morning training for the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Wicked Strong Fans Give Churchill A Fenway Feel

Fans of Wicked Strong put their money behind the colt named in honor of the Boston Marathon bombing victims, making him the second choice in the 19-horse field in the 140th Kentucky Derby.

05/03/2014

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Kentucky Derby

The key to a financially successful day will be hitting one of the multi-horse wagers: the exacta, trifecta, and superfecta. Even if the favorite California Chrome wins, a few longshots filling in the second through fourth positions could make the return on investment significant.

05/01/2014

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Toucher & Rich Play ‘Is It A Race Horse Or A Bad Local Band?’

Rich reveals a series of names and it’s up to Fred, Wallach and the caller to figure out if it’s a race horse or a crappy local band.

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/01/2014

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Kentucky Derby: California Chrome Is Primed To Shine

When the gates open for the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, California Chrome’s odds could be the lowest of any favorite this century.

04/29/2014

Tom Brady attends the 2013 Barnstable-Brown Derby gala at Barnstable-Brown House on May 3, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Brady Wins Big At Kentucky Derby

Those watching Saturday’s Kentucky Derby may have seen a very happy Tom Brady when Orb crossed the finish line before anyone else. Turns out, the Patriots quarterback made a pretty penny thanks to the horse.

05/06/2013

Orb dashes to the finish in the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 4, 2013. (Credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Orb Wins 139th Running Of Kentucky Derby

Orb rewarded last-minute bettors with a win at the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby, posting a time of 2:02.89 on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs.

05/04/2013

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