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The Mid-Summer Derbies are at hand

Updated: August 21, 2014, 12:58 PM ET
By Bob Ehalt

More than two months have passed since that afternoon at Belmont Park when we learned California Chrome is a very good 3-year-old, but not one of the sport's immortals.

Relatively little has changed in the interim.

We found out through the Haskell that the superstar 3-year-old filly Untapable lacks the moxie that past distaff champions like Zenyatta and Rachel Alexandra had when it comes to beating the boys at their own game.

The same race illustrated how ...

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