Highs and lows at Keeneland
Updated: September 22, 2011, 11:54 PM ETBy Claire Novak | Special to ESPN.com
LEXINGTON, KY -- The Russians are coming.Mike McMahon prepares for this in the middle of a crowded lunch room, multitasking between roast beef on rye and the reserve on a thoroughbred his partnership will sell later that afternoon. It is 1:18 p.m. at the Keeneland Sales Pavilion in Lexington, session four of the September yearling sale. "We could put it at twenty-five; he'll probably bring thirty," the bloodstock agent says. He takes a bite of sandwich. His cell phone buzzes ...
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