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  • California Chrome a down-home Derby favorite

    California Chrome a down-home Derby favorite
    The world of sports has its unlikely stories. Now it has a topper, a horse named California Chrome. The Kentucky Derby has no idea what's about to hit it.
  • Baseball is a change-up for Sydney Cricket Ground

    Baseball is a change-up for Sydney Cricket Ground
    Your browser does not support iframes. SYDNEY, Australia — From behind home plate, the architect pointed at the outfield wall in the distance and explained one particular challenge of building a baseball field without desecrating the sacred...

    Old Dude is still game in the Big 'Cap

     Old Dude is still game in the Big 'Cap
    The deciding moment in Saturday's Santa Anita Handicap couldn't have been more perfectly scripted. The horses' names described the action. At the head of the stretch, a big-time challenger, last year's Eclipse Award winner as top 3-year-old in the...

    Pals Mike Smith and Gary Stevens saddle up for Breeders' Cup

    Pals Mike Smith and Gary Stevens saddle up for Breeders' Cup
    Most people think next weekend's horse racing extravaganza at Santa Anita is the Breeders' Cup. It's actually the Mike and Gary Show. They are Mike Smith and Gary Stevens, the Peyton Manning and Tom Brady of their sport. They are long in experience...

    Crowd catches the tail end of horse racing at historic Hollywood Park

    Crowd catches the tail end of horse racing at historic Hollywood Park
    The bugler in his green coat and top hat tried to sound upbeat as he blew the traditional "Call to Post," but he might just as well have been playing a dirge. Down by the rail, Todd Matzner listened with a cigar stub clamped between his teeth. "I...