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McGaughey high on Orb

Updated: March 14, 2013, 6:35 PM ET
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Shug McGaughey isn't one to be afflicted with Derby Fever, but the Hall of Fame trainer admits that he's excited about the prospect of running Grade 2 Fountain of Youth victor Orb in the Kentucky Derby on May 4.

"Like I said after the Fountain of Youth, I wake up every morning thinking of winning the Kentucky Derby. I wish I'd won it a long time ago so I wouldn't have to worry about it anymore," McGaughey said Thursday morning.

"The reason I don't get Derby Fever is that I want ...

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