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Top Sporting Events To Attend In 2015

A look at five of the best upcoming major sporting events in America.

05/22/2015

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Searching For The Triple Crown: Can American Pharoah End The Drought?

1978. That year for those who follow horse racing is well known as the last time we saw a horse take home all three legs of the Triple Crown.

05/20/2015

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American Pharoah Wins 141st Kentucky Derby

American Pharoah raced in third through three-quarters of the race but edged out Firing Line in the home stretch.

05/02/2015

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Kentucky Derby: How I’d Bet $100

When betting the Derby, you have to take a stand against colts that some very sharp handicappers will pick to win.

04/30/2015

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Kentucky Derby

Here’s a look at 10 facts you probably weren’t aware of before Saturday’s running of the 141st Kentucky Derby.

04/28/2015

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Kentucky Derby Preview: American Pharoah, Dortmund Favorites To Win

The 2015 class lining up for America’s most popular horse race includes a handful of horses with superstar potential.

04/28/2015

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14 Hilarious Reactions to Wes Welker’s Suspension On Twitter

Here are the top 14 funniest reactions to Wes Welker’s suspension on Twitter.

09/03/2014

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California Chrome’s Triple Crown Quest Collapses, Tonalist Wins Belmont Stakes

California Chrome failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years on Saturday, losing the Belmont Stakes to 9-1 long shot Tonalist.

06/07/2014

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California Chrome Keeps Triple Crown Bid Alive With Win In Preakness

California Chrome has won the Preakness to keep alive his bid to capture horse racing’s Triple Crown.

05/17/2014

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11 Weirdest Names Of Horses That Won The Preakness

We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…

05/17/2014

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California Chrome Wins 140th Kentucky Derby

A horse with a humble pedigree. A couple of working stiff owners. A 77-year-old trainer with his first Kentucky Derby horse.

05/03/2014

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Kentucky Derby

The key to a financially successful day will be hitting one of the multi-horse wagers: the exacta, trifecta, and superfecta. Even if the favorite California Chrome wins, a few longshots filling in the second through fourth positions could make the return on investment significant.

05/01/2014

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Kentucky Derby: California Chrome Is Primed To Shine

By: Kevin Martin It has been a few years since the Kentucky Derby had a consensus favorite. Big Brown was the last back in 2008 when he won the Derby at odds of 2 to […]

04/29/2014

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Horse Racing Expert: Orb Is Clear Favorite To Win Preakness

Philadelphia Daily News Horse Racing Columnist Dick Jerardi joins The Fan Morning Show to pick his favorite for the Preakness Stakes.

93-7 The Fan–05/17/2013

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Horse Racing Expert Dick Jerardi’s Kentucky Derby Pick Is “Golden”

Dick Jerardi has twenty-nine years of experience as a thoroughbred racing public handicapper and has won numerous horse racing journalism awards including the Eclipse Award for his 2006 series on Barbaro.

He joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to makes his pick for The Kentucky Derby.

93-7 The Fan–05/03/2013

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