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California Chrome Checks Out Fine After Coughing

BAFFERT LOOKING FOR CONTINUED SUCCESS WITH NAPRAVNIK;
RING WEEKEND JOINS THE PREAKNESS PARTY AT PIMLICO; AZPURUA SEEKS PREAKNESS HISTORY WITH SOCIAL INCLUSION

CALIFORNIA CHROME– Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome is being treated for the recurrence of a minor throat irritation that his connections say will not affect his preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course Saturday.

California Chrome Favored At 3-5 For Saturday's Preakness Stakes

Kentucky Derby Winner Draws No. 3 Post Position in a Field of 10

BALTIMORE, 05-14-14---Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome was installed as the 3-5 favorite for Saturday’s $1.5 million Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course following Wednesday’s Post Position Draw for the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown.

California Chrome, Sherman Take Aim At Middle Jewel

RIDE ON CURLIN BREEZES ‘EASY’ HALF-MILE IN 49 3/5 SECONDS;
TRAVEL DAY FOR BAYERN, DYNAMIC IMPACT, RIA ANTONIA, PABLO DEL MONTE

CALIFORNIA CHROME– Trainer Art Sherman was typically upbeat Wednesday morning after watching his Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome gallop 1 1/2 miles in preparation for Saturday’s 139th Preakness Stakes (G1) at Pimlico Race Course.

Art Sherman Reunites With California Chrome At Pimlico

Trainer and Kentucky Derby Winner Team Up for Saturday’s Preakness Stakes

BALTIMORE, 05-13-14 – Trainer Art Sherman arrived at Pimlico Race Course Tuesday afternoon, reuniting with California Chrome, his Kentucky Derby winner and likely heavy favorite for Saturday’s 139th running of the Preakness Stakes (G1).

California Chrome Gets Aquainted With Pimlico Track

DERBY WINNER JOGS IN PREPARATION FOR PREAKNESS STAKES;
RING WEEKEND SEEKS TO BECOME EIGHTH GELDING TO WIN;
GENERAL A ROD, RIDE ON CURLIN, KID CRUZ TAKE TO TRACK

CALIFORNIA CHROME – Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome’s first visit to the track at Pimlico Tuesday morning was more about getting acclimated to the home of the Preakness Stakes than exercise.

Best Of The Best In Pimlico Jockey Challenge

Xpressbet Jockey Challenge brings together seven Hall of Famers

BALTIMORE, 05-13-14---Edgar Prado took his first steps toward the Hall of Fame with a decade of dominance on the Maryland circuit and has been no stranger to Pimlico Race Course since he left in 1999.

California Chrome Makes The 139th Preakness Scene

Derby Winner, Ride On Curlin and General a Rod Arrive at Pimlico

BALTIMORE, 05-12-14– Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome arrived at Pimlico Race Course Monday at 3:12 p.m. to continue his quest for an elusive Triple Crown sweep in Saturday’s 139th Preakness Stakes (G1).

Lady Legends Riding Into Pimlico Sunset

Historic event to be held for final time on Black-Eyed Susan Day

BALTIMORE, 05-12-14---Andrea Seefeldt Knight has never considered herself a legend. On Friday afternoon at Pimlico Race Course, once again, she becomes one.

California Chrome Heads To Pimlico For 139th Preakness

RIDE ON CURLIN, GENERAL A ROD ACCOMPANY DERBY WINNER;
SOCIAL INCLUSION  BREEZES SHARP HALF-MILE AT PIMLICO;
BAYERN WORKS AT CHURCHILL FOR ROSIE NAPRAVNIK

CALIFORNIA CHROME –Kentucky Derby (G1) winner California Chrome boarded a van at Churchill Downs at 10:17 a.m. Monday for the first leg of his journey to Pimlico Race Course to headline Saturday’s 139th Preakness Stakes (G1).

Pletcher Has A Pair Of Live Runners In Friday's Pimlico Special

BALTIMORE, 05-11-14---Trainer Todd Pletcher has never had one of his horses win the storied $300,000 Pimlico Special (G3), but that could change come Friday.

Pletcher will send two strong contenders, Revolutionary and Golden Lad, to post in the Special that will see nine horses start the 12th race of the day.