My Derby Day
Editor's Note: Jay dropped in during the day on Saturday, May 5, with his observations and musings on the 133rd Kentucky Derby.
6:22 p.m. ETDerby Highlights ...
The Queen - Saved ground, was resplendent in earth-friendly green.
Safety - Everybody wins.
Post positions - Meant nothing. Place horse was up front. Winner was way back.
Rail bias - Meant everything. First two rode rail.
Beyer speed figures - Covered the tote board.
Blimp - Best shot in sports.
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THE TRIPLE CROWN
June 9, 2007
• Belmont champ Rags to Riches eyes Travers
• Gomez's loss proves Velazquez's gain
• Pletcher, Velazquez end Triple Crown droughts
• Hard Spun was all done in the Belmont
• Pletcher deserves 'Riches' after Belmont
• Rags to Riches beats Curlin in Belmont
• Street Sense to skip Belmont
• Curlin denies Street Sense in Preakness
• Street Sense wins Kentucky Derby
• Mayne: Racing needs racing
• Finley: What about an encore?
• Cronley: Triple Crown Q&A
• Cronley: My Belmont Day
• Finley: The Belmont horse by horse
• Moss: Street Sense just didn't finish