The Kentucky Derby is behind us, and the next leg of the Triple Crown of thoroughbred racing takes place on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore.
If you’ve had your fill of horse racing excitement for the year and plan to skip the Preakness Stakes, you could be missing out on history in the making.
As often happens with the iconic contest known as the Kentucky Derby, this year a story emerged. An underdog story perhaps. Derby winner Mage defied the odds – and most predictions – to win the Run for the Roses by a length over the much more favored Two Phil’s. Mage is now on a road that could lead him to earning the most prestigious title in racing.’