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Jordan Spieth grabs share of lead at Colonial

...off the fringe on the final hole for 6-under-par 64 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the rain-delayed Crown Plaza Invitational at Colonial."I had a few of those on the back nine, a few good looks where I knew what the putt was doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-21/jordan-spieth-grabs-share-le
Colt gives Baffert another chance at a Triple Crown

...will attempt to become the 12th Triple Crown winner and first since Affirmed in 1978...62, was referring to the 1973 Triple Crown champion who won the Belmont by a mind-boggling...hosed off. All seemed well with the Triple Crown hopeful."He looks fine. He's a little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-17/colt-gives-baffert-another-chance
Rory McIlroy sets course record with 61, leads by four at Quail Hollow

...lowest round on a major tour, a 12-under 58 to win the 2010 Crowns on the Japan Tour. Rory McIlroy shot an 11-under 61 on Saturday...lowest round on a major tour, a 12-under 58 to win the 2010 Crowns on the Japan Tour.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-16/rory-mcilroy-sets-course-rec
Preakness Stakes could move to a different day, site, official says

...considering moving the second jewel of the Triple Crown to Sunday to increase interest and attendance...who rode Secretariat to the 1973 Triple Crown, is pulling for a new member to join the...statement. "The sport needs a Triple Crown winner and he could very well be the one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-16/preakness-stakes-cou
South Carolina puts NCAA hopes on line in SEC tournament

...the eight NCAA Tour nament national seeds, Louisiana State (46-9, 21-8) is chasing its third consecutive conference crown. Defending national champion Vanderbilt (39-17, 20-10), Texas A&M (43-10, 18-10) and Florida (40-15, 19-11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-18/south-carolina-puts-ncaa
IndyCar has a mess on its hands

...right, but stays in business year after year in part because it calls the Indianapolis 500 its own. Some buzz around this crown jewel event can only help.Not like this, though.It shouldn't be accidents followed by the appearance of an amateur hour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-18/indycar-has-mess-its-hands
American Pharoah's owner expects to see colt's 'sheer brilliance' at the Preakness

...would set up American Pharoah for a Triple Crown chance at the Belmont Stakes in three weeks...possibility of a trainer spoiling his own Triple Crown chance. It happened 20 years ago to Lukas...Preakness and Belmont in 1978 that a Triple Crown would be on the line in the Belmont.Baffert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/american-pharoahs-ow
American Pharoah draws rail for Preakness

...for Saturday's second leg of the Triple Crown. A moment later, his other entry, Dortmund...in 1986.Baffert has 10 wins in Triple Crown races, and none started from the rail...Baffert for an unprecedented fourth Triple Crown try. The last Triple Crown winner was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-13/american-pharoah-dra
Bob Baffert, American Pharoah ready for 'easiest of the three legs' of the Triple Crown

...that's the way Bob Baffert sizes up the next race on the Triple Crown trail.The Hall of Fame trainer is 3-0 when his Kentucky...another story: Baffert is 0 for 3 in attempts to end a Triple Crown drought that began after Affirmed swept the Derby, Preakness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-09/boib-baffert-american-pharoah-rea
American Pharoah wins Preakness Stakes in a romp

...trainer Bob Baffert back in the Triple Crown groove."Great horses do great things...the ultimate drama in racing ? a Triple Crown attempt at the Belmont Stakes in New York...don't even want to think about the Triple Crown right now,' the 62-year-old trainer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-16/american-pharoah-wins-preakn