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History gives BC edge to the West

Updated: November 1, 2012, 8:02 PM ET
By Bob Ehalt

In the National Football League, the general consensus of opinion is that home-field advantage is worth about a field goal.

At this weekend's Breeders' Cup, the comforts of home sweet home could be worth something much more substantial, like maybe four or five victories.

A main theme of the two-day, 15-race Breeders' Cup extravaganza involves the advantage California-based horses will have over their counterparts who are shipping in from New York.

Horses that last raced ...

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