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Litke: Orb trainer Shug McGaughey gets his shot at glory

...is near the top of his game and this fanciful, back-to-the-future tale is still intact, it will finally be Shug McGaughey's turn to go for horse racing's biggest prize. Not that he's about to get ahead of himself."Freaky things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-17/litke-orb-trainer-sh
Pinkman captures Hambletonian

...race by a neck Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.The 4-year-old son of A.P. Indy, trained by Hall of Famer Shug McGaughey for owners Lane's End Racing and Dell Ridge Farm, ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:47.82 on a fast main track. He paid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-08/pinkman-captures-ham
Many Triple Crown bids have left lasting memories

...Sunday Silence has a foot issue and at some point kicks his trainer Charlie Whittingham. Easy Goer's trainer Shug McGaughey knows his horse can win, and jockey Pat Day executes the game plan perfectly. He waits patiently for Sunday Silence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-23/many-triple-crown-bi
Contender Cairo Prince to miss Kentucky Derby because of injury

...race and facing a two-week turnaround before the Derby, the winner was a long shot for Churchill Downs. But the Shug McGaughey-trained colt lived up to billing as the favorite in this last-chance Derby prep, contending throughout before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-19/contender-cairo-prin
Kentucky Derby winner Orb will run in Preakness

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Now that Shug McGaughey has won the Kentucky Derby, it's time for the 62-year-old trainer to go after another race missing from his Hall of Fame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-05/kentucky-derby-winne
Travers lineup strong with Derby winner Orb looking to top favorites Verrazano and Palace Malice

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Orb is back after a two-month escape from New York, and trainer Shug McGaughey is hoping his Kentucky Derby star returns to his winning ways in the $1 million Travers Stakes on today at Saratoga Race Course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-08-23/travers-lineup-strong-derby-winne
Jockey Joel Rosario adds Derby victory to his roll

...the muck Saturday at Churchill Downs, the jockey rode Orb down the outside to victory, giving himself and trainer Shug McGaughey their first Derby wins.Rosario showed a bit more joy than the laid-back McGaughey for many reasons, the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-05/jockey-joel-rosario-
All eyes on Orb entering Preakness

...really settled in well. He seems to be energetic about what he's doing so I couldn't be more pleased," trainer Shug McGaughey said on a warm and sunny Friday morning. "We're excited about giving him a whirl to see if we can get it done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-05-17/all-eyes-orb-enterin
Sire of 1993 Derby winner Sea Hero euthanized

...struggling to recover from hip surgery a few weeks ago.Polish Navy was campaigned by the Phipps family and trained by Shug McGaughey , winning the Champagne and Cowdin Stakes as a 2-year-old in 1986, but a knee injury prevented him from running...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-01-06/sire-1993-derby-winn
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Kentucky Derby winner Orb favored to win final leg of Triple Crown

...Triple Crown at Belmont Park.Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice drew the No. 12 post and is 15-1.Orb's trainer, Shug McGaughey, is confident his colt can bounce back from his fourth-place finish behind Oxbow in the Preakness."He's been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-06-05/kentucky-orb-derby-winner-favored