Another dark day for the Triple Crown
The laws of probability say that, at some point in time, someone is bound to sweep Thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown.
The heart tells a different tale.
On Saturday, the dark gray skies that cloaked Pimlico throughout the track's Preakness Day card fully captured the sense of gloom about what should be a sport's most joyous moment.
Orb, who seemed such an exciting Triple Crown contender at dawn on Saturday, proved at sunset to be no different in one regard ...
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