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Orb in good hands with McGaughey

Picking the Derby is no easy task, but Bob Ehalt has his favorite

Updated: May 13, 2013, 5:03 PM ET
By Bob Ehalt

There are not many trainers who are well-versed in winning the Triple Crown.

Actually, just one can speak from experience.

While a few Hall of Famers have come close in the past 35 years, Billy Turner, who won the 1977 Triple Crown with Seattle Slew, remains the only living trainer with a sweep of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes on his résumé.

In the course of the next month, Shug McGaughey will attempt to give Turner some long-awaited company, ...

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