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American Pharoah the 1-5 Haskell favorite

Triple Crown champion American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a field of eight 3-year-olds for Sunday's $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

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Jockey Zayas recovering after surgery

Jockey Edgard Zayas is rehabilitating following successful surgery Tuesday to repair a fractured left clavicle, according to his agent Tito Fuentes.

5hFrank Angst

Jockey facing charges in trainer shooting

Jockey Ruben Rojas is facing multiple charges after Delaware State Police arrested him in connection with the Wednesday shooting of a trainer at Delaware Park.

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American Pharoah hits the Jersey shore

American Pharoah arrived safe and sound, after traveling from trainer Bob Baffert's California base to Monmouth Park in New Jersey, where he will run in the Haskell Invitational.

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16hBob Ehalt

Ehalt: American Pharoah's numbers add up to success

American Pharoah makes his majestic comeback in the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational and begins the final phase of a career that is already certain to be enshrined in racing's National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame.

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18hJeremy Balan

O'Neill sets record at Del Mar

Doug O'Neill's Wednesday afternoon at Del Mar went as well as it possibly could.Of the six starters the trainer sent out, five ran first, which set the record at Del Mar.

1dClaire Novak

La Verdad an easy winner in Honorable Miss

La Verdad took the lead and never looked back Wednesday in the $200,000 Honorable Miss Handicap at Saratoga, cruising gate-to-wire by four lengths for the victory.

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1dFrank Angst

Frosted draws outside post for Jim Dandy Stakes

Grade 1 winner Frosted is scheduled to start in Saturday's $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga, his first race since June 6 when he finished second in the Belmont Stakes to American Pharoah.

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1dClaire Novak

Rock Fall eyes Grade 1 win

Rock Fall will face the Grade 1 question for the first time Saturday Saratoga, when the streaking Todd Pletcher trainee takes on a field of six other accomplished runners in the Vanderbilt.

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1dLenny Shulman

Imagining tops strong field for Bowling Green

A tough cast of characters will fight it out in the $250,000 Bowling Green Handicap, an 11-furlong race for older horses on the Saratoga Race Course inner turf.

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3dBob Ehalt

Ehalt: Monmouth Park prepares for Pharoah

American Pharoah might be the only personality that could outdraw Bruce Springsteen at the Jersey Shore this weekend. Monmouth Park prepares for a record crowd to come out to see the Triple Crown champ.

4dClaire Novak

Hard Not to Like surges late to capture G1 Diana S.

Speedway Stable's Hard Not to Like came flying and secured her second consecutive grade I victory July 25, edging out Tepin in the final strides of the $500,000 TVG Diana Stakes at Saratoga.

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4dJeremy Balan

Curalina wins CCA on DQ

Curalina secured her second straight Grade 1 victory Sunday, but this one came via disqualification in the $300,000 Coaching Club American Oaks to cap the opening weekend at Saratoga.

4dJeremy Balan

Wild Dude upsets Masochistic in Bing Crosby

Wild Dude played the role of upsetter in the $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes at Del Mar Sunday, wearing down heavy favorite Masochistic late to win by 1-1/4 lengths.

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