Chief Seattle drops out of Derby with a fever
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Chief Seattle, the only member of the Godolphin Racing trio of Kentucky Derby hopefuls who was assured of making it into the field, will be forced to miss the race after spiking a fever.
Chief Seattle, last year's Breeders' Cup Juvenile runner-up, stayed behind
in Lexington on Thursday morning while four stablemates -- including Derby
candidate China Visit -- vanned to Churchill Downs following their release
from quarantine. The first Godolphin shipment arrived in Kentucky ...
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