triple crown

Belmont Stakes Picks by the Iceman
The 150th Belmont Stakes takes place on Saturday from Elmont, NY as Justify attempts to become just the 13th horse to capture the Triple Crown; a feat that is so rare, that it has only been accomplished by one horse in American Pharaoh since 1978...
Preakness Picks from the Iceman
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is almost here as the second jewel of the Triple Crown is set to take place in Baltimore at Pimlico Race Course, on a potentially stormy, muggy day.  The prohibitive favorite and Kentucky Derby winner Justify is in prime position to win the race for two…
Horse Racing Should Not Change Triple Crown System
Like many people, I was rooting rooting for California Chrome to become the first horse in 36 years to win the Triple Crown. Unfortunately, Chrome tied for fourth and Tonalist won the Belmont Stakes. After the race was over, California Chrome's owner Steve Coburn complained about the system tha…
Could MLB Titles Be Tarnished by PED’s?
We all know baseball is a game filled with stats and those who are among the elite possess some of the best numbers low or high depending on the category. But when it comes to batting averages, homeruns, RBI's, strikeouts and ERA's -- one thing should hold certain, the winner of&…
Secretariat’s Last Footage [Video]
We have reached the triple crown season in horse racing.  After every Kentucky Derby I can't help but think about Secretariat and his historic run in 1973.  'Big Red', as he was known, had an amazing heart.  At the time of his death, doctors estimated that Secretariat&a…