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  • Calvin Borel

    After his stunning come-from-behind victory at the Kentucky Derby, Borel’s riding the favorite at today’s Preakness. Update: He won! Good thing I bet on him at the OTB in Chinatown, even if I had to borrow that money. Read More ›

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    Mine That Bird

    In case you missed it: Mine That Bird, a horse favored only 50-1, became the second-biggest underdog to win the Kentucky Derby. Purchased for only $9,500 and ridden by jockey Calvin Borel, the horse pulled away from the pack toward the end of the run and won by almost seven lengths. Read More ›