Preakness Stakes

California Chrome's star power keeps growing as he runs Saturday at Santa Anita

California Chrome's star power keeps growing as he runs Saturday at Santa Anita

About 150 years of racing experience sat at the end of the table of a large and boisterous party at the iconic horse racing haunt in Arcadia called The Derby.

Eddie Delahoussaye, 65, a Hall of Fame jockey, was in town to present the trophies in Friday’s two divisions of the Eddie D. Stakes on Santa Anita’s fall opening day.

Art Sherman, 79, a former jockey now a trainer, was readying for California Chrome’s next race, Saturday’s $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes. Sherman, much like his rock-star horse, prefers being at Los Alamitos. Rather than making the drive from Orange to Los Angeles County, he’s staying at a hotel down the street from Santa...

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