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Tonalist edges California Chrome and the rest of the field to win the 2014 Belmont Stakes. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hoge: Plenty Wrong With Horse Racing, Including Coburn Pointing Finger Wrong Way

Coburn’s rant was off-base, but maybe it will help start the real reform and regulation horse racing needs.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2014

Michael Baze

Jockey Found Dead At Churchill Downs

Michael Baze, the 24-year old jockey who rode this year’s Kentucky Derby second-place finisher to his only win was found dead in his vehicle Tuesday at Churchill Downs.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2011

Animal Kingdom

Derby Winner Likely To Attempt Second Leg Of Triple Crown

Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom will be heading back to his home turf to await a likely run in the second leg of the Triple Crown.

05/08/2011

Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom Wins Kentucky Derby

Animal Kingdom sped past the leaders in the turn at Churchill Downs on Saturday and roared down the middle of the stretch to win the Kentucky Derby.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2011