LISTEN: Francesa Chats With Biggest Names In Horse Racing Ahead Of Belmont StakesAhead of the 145th Belmont Stakes, WFAN's Mike Francesa was live from Belmont Park on Friday to preview the third leg of the Triple Crown. You can listen to all of the exclusive audio from Friday's program right here.
Oxbow Trainer D. Wayne Lukas Enjoying Belmont Stakes Spotlight Cowboy boots, blue jeans, starched sports shirt, gleaming smile and shades. Yes, trainer D. Wayne Lukas is back in the spotlight during the Triple Crown. And don't think he isn't enjoying every second of it.
Kentucky Derby Winner Orb Made 3-1 Favorite For Belmont StakesOrb was made the 3-1 morning-line favorite in a 14-horse field entered Wednesday for the final leg of the Triple Crown.
Trainer McGaughey Hoping Orb Will Be Ready For Belmont StakesTrainer Shug McGaughey is still thinking Belmont Stakes for his Kentucky Derby winner after Orb had no problems galloping a mile Thursday morning at Belmont Park.
I'll Have Another Owner Lists 'A Dozen Reasons' His Colt Could Lose"My own experience has been that when we are overwhelming favorites, we always lose," J. Paul Reddam said Wednesday.
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas In Hospital After Horse Kicks HeadHall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas was hospitalized on Tuesday after one of his horses reared up and kicked him in the head.