Long shot Keen Pauline wins Black-Eyed Susan for fillies at Pimlico

...her second winning effort in six career races.A 15-1 long shot, Kentucky-bred Keen Pauline covered the 1 1/8-mile course in 1:50.46 at Pimlico Race Course to beat Include Betty by 2 3/4 lengths.Ahh Chocolate finished third...

Mets' fans show signs of their disgust in billboards

...Palumbo at first hoped to raise $5,000 and used the excess for a billboard put up in Florida along Interstate 95, about 8 miles north of the Mets' spring training complex in Port St. Lucie. Much of the money came in after former Mets pitcher Pedro...

Upstart and Itsaknockout set for rematch at Florida Derby

...issue for Upstart is that he's starting on the outside of the field, meaning a good start will be crucial in the 1 1-8 mile race. The field will start entering the first of two turns about 11 seconds after the gate opens.Upstart blazed his...

Spiral Stakes victory is Dubai Sky's fourth in a row

...of three horses in the field of 11 not nominated to the Triple Crown.Ridden by Jose Lezcano, Dubai Sky covered 1 1/8 miles over a synthetic surface in 1:50.26. His four previous races had all been on turf, including a Jan. 24 win in the...

American Pharoah is dominant at Rebel Stakes

...mares by 7¼ lengths at Santa Anita for her third victory in a row.Ridden by Tyler Baze, Warren's Veneda ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:48.73 and paid $5, $2.60 and $2.20 as the 3-2 favorite.

After close calls, owner believes he finally has Kentucky Derby winner

...I'm totally high on him."So are the oddsmakers. American Pharoah is the 1-2 morning-line choice for the 1 1/8-mile Arkansas Derby, the final major prep before the Derby. He drew the No. 6 post.The Derby-qualifying race is worth...

Dortmund takes Santa Anita Derby

...Aqueduct.Ridden by Joel Rosario, Frosted covered the 1 1/8 miles in 1:50.31, and returned $6.40, $4.50 and...completed the order of finish.Carpe Diem finished the 1 1/8 miles in 1:49.77 under Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez...

Horse racing roundup: Materiality takes Florida Derby, remains unbeaten

...outings, Materiality held off Upstart and finished the 1 1/8 miles in 1 minute, 52.30 seconds on Saturday with jockey John...beating Stanford by a neck. His winning time in the 1 1/8-mile race was 1:50.67.War Story, the other co-favorite...

Defending champ Will Power has top speed at IndyCar practice

...through the streets of St. Petersburg, site of Sunday's season-opening race. Power's title run began on this 1.8-mile, 14-turn temporary street circuit with a win in last year's opener.He's had plenty of time to think about this...

New Kentucky Derby contender emerges after record romp in New Mexico

...Kentucky Derby, Firing Line's 14¼-length victory in Sunday's Sunland Derby is still impressive.He ran 1 1/8 miles in a track record 1:47.39. Plus, he's ridden by three-time Kentucky Derby winner Gary Stevens.And there's...