Shug McGaughey still seeking elusive Derby win
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By BETH HARRIS
AP Racing Writer
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Shug McGaughey can check off just about every major accomplishment in 34 years of training horses.
He's in the Hall of Fame, he's won Breeders' Cup races, and in 1989 his horses finished second and third in the Kentucky Derby.
He just hasn't made it to the winner's circle on the first Saturday in May, mostly because he rarely tries.
Orb could change all that.
The colt whose name ...
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