Horse Racing

Horses finish the the first race during the last day of the winter/spring meet at the Santa Anita horse racing track Sunday, June 23, 2019, in Santa Anita, Calif.
(AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
June 24, 2019 - 11:42 am
The fourth death in his stable during the meet occurred Saturday.
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, horse trainer Jerry Hollendorfer
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June 23, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned by the ownership of Santa Anita on Saturday after a fourth horse from his stable died — and the 30th overall — at the Southern California track.
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Maximum Security, ridden by exercise rider Edelberto Rivas, gallops during a workout at Monmouth Park, Thursday morning, June 13, 2019, in Oceanport, N.J. Maximum Security will make his next start in Sunday's $150,000 Pegasus Stakes horse race at the trac
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June 13, 2019 - 6:55 pm
Maximum Security is heading back to the races.
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an exercise rider takes a horse for a workout at Santa Anita Park
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
May 27, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Twenty-six horses have died in racing or training at the Southern California track since Dec. 26.
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Bodexpress runs in the 144th Preakness Stakes horse race without John Velazquez at Pimlico race course, Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Baltimore. War of Will, ridden by Tyler Gaffalione won.
(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
May 19, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Unencumbered by a jockey and suddenly free to run wherever he darn pleased, Bodexpress decided to take a shot at winning the Preakness.
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Jockey Tyler Gaffalione sits aboard War of Will as trainer Mark Casse holds the reins after winning the Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Nick Wass)
May 19, 2019 - 1:04 pm
Assuming all goes well in the coming weeks, Casse said "there's an extremely good shot" War of Will goes to the Belmont Stakes on June 8
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Improbable gets a morning snack as the field prepares for the running of the 144th Preakness horse race at Pimlico race track in Baltimore, Md., Saturday, May 18, 2019.
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 18, 2019 - 12:09 pm
Bob Baffert-trained Improbable remains the favorite for the Preakness.
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Improbable exercises in preparation for the Preakness Stakes horse race, Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The race is scheduled to take place Saturday, May 18.
(AP Photo/Will Newton)
May 17, 2019 - 5:55 pm
The jockey shuffle heading into the Preakness has a "musical chairs" feel to it.
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Track officials tend to Congrats Gal after the horse collapsed after the eighth horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Friday, May 17, 2019, in Baltimore.
(AP Photo/Lauren Helber)
May 17, 2019 - 5:52 pm
A filly collapsed and died while running at Pimlico Race Course on Frida
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AP Photo/John Minchillo, File
May 17, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Maximum Security owner Gary West has issued a multimillion dollar challenge to the owners of four horses that benefited from his horse's historic disqualification in the Kentucky Derby.
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