Yearbook, June 10: Affirmed's Triple Crown
June, 10, 2012
By Patrick Dorsey | ESPN.com
Robert Riger/Getty ImagesJune 10, 1978: I'll Have Another's pre-Belmont Stakes retirement affirmed Affirmed's place as the most recent Triple Crown winner, with the latter holding off Alydar on this day 34 years ago to clinch horse racing's top honor.
• For more on this elusive achievement, check out our Triple Crown infographic.