Category Archives: Triple Crown

After the Race

Two hours after winning the Belmont Stakes, Summer Bird was in his stall, taking in the small crowd gathered to admire him.

Published on June 7, 2009 by Jessica Chapel
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2009 Belmont Day

6:55 p.m. update: 11-1 Summer Bird wins the Belmont Stakes by 2 3/4 lengths. Dunkirk is second, favored Mine That Bird third.

Published on June 6, 2009 by Jessica Chapel
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In the Final Analysis

Stunned by Mine That Bird’s upset win in the Kentucky Derby, special correspondent Blinkers Off stumbles to the Churchill Downs backstretch seeking answers.

Published on May 3, 2009 by Blinkers Off
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Derby Day Intrigue

It’s not surprising the bad and weird news the morning of the Kentucky Derby would come from trainer Jeff Mullins and IEAH. If anyone was going to scratch out of the Derby, it was likely favorite I Want Revenge.

Published on May 2, 2009 by The Editors
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