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Orb to have an inside view of Preakness from rail

Updated: May 16, 2013, 3:23 AM ET
Associated Press

BALTIMORE -- For a while there, it looked as if the Preakness was shaping up to be a runaway victory for Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

Then came the post-position draw. Suddenly things got very interesting.

Orb's pursuit of the Triple Crown received an unexpected jolt Wednesday when trainer Shug McGaughey's horse drew the rail for Saturday's race. McGaughey tried to brush off the development as a mere inconvenience, but he couldn't entirely mask his disappointment over starting inside ...

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