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Time to step from the shadows

Updated: June 4, 2010, 12:50 PM ET
By Claire Novak

ELMONT, NY -- When word came that longshot Dave in Dixie would be shipping in from Hollywood Park to run in Saturday's Belmont Stakes, the New York Racing Association's publicity department announced he would be stabled in Barn 1, along with fellow out-of-towners First Dude and Stately Victor. For reasons unbeknownst to us or NYRA, however, trainer John Sadler opted to keep his colt in Barn 58, quite a hike from the aforementioned location. Because of this and based on his performance (or ...

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