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Zenyatta loses by a head

Updated: November 7, 2010, 1:57 AM ET
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Put the blame on Blame for breaking Zenyatta's magnificent winning streak -- and a lot of hearts, too.

Jockey Mike Smith wept. Owners Jerry and Ann Moss stood in stunned silence. Trainer John Shirreffs trudged slowly back to the barn, hands in his pockets.

Nineteen times the people behind Zenyatta led horse racing's superstar to the track. Nineteen times they'd celebrated with her in the winner's circle.

Not this time.

Blame beat Zenyatta by a ...

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