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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – It seemed as if the rain intensified the charm of Churchill Downs for the 136th Kentucky Derby. Though the rain spanked the track like Calvin Borel did “Super Saver”; fans of the longest running sporting event fearlessly filled Churchill Downs, totaling 155, 804 (www.marketwatch.com) people who attended the 136th “Run for the [...]
Calvin Borel aboard Super Saver won the 136th Run for the Roses, giving trainer Todd Pletcher his first Kentucky Derby win. For the win, Super Saver paid $18.00, $8.80 and $6.00. Ice Box paid $11.20 and $8.00 and Paddy O’Prado returned $7.40 to show.
If any of the seventeen readers of the Pinkie are going to make it to the Derby tomorrow, I have good news for you: the Pinkie will have a tent on Turn Three. This multicultural base of operations will allow our readers a place to hang out, drink things and try to manipulate women into [...]
On Saturday, 20 horses will start in Kentucky Derby 136. Breaking from the Gate: 1: Lookin At Lucky (Garrett Gomez) 3-1 2: Ice Box (Jose Lezcano) 10-1 3: Noble’s Promise (Willie Martinez) 12-1 4: Super Saver (Calvin Borel) 15-1 5: Line of David (Rafael Bejarano) 30-1 6: Stately Victor (Alan Garcia) 30-1 7: American Lion [...]
It’s Derby time in the Derby City!!!!!! WOOO!!!!!! Again, as evidenced by my showing last year, I know nothing about the ponies. This year Straitpinkie.com may or may not have hired a turf expert to give you some more indepth coverage this week. However, for now it’s still me. I am three for my last [...]
In the second biggest upset in Kentucky Derby history (Donerail, 1913), 50-1 longshot Mine That Bird came from last to first to win the 135th running before an announced crowd of 153,563 on Saturday at Churchill Downs.. Jockey Calvin Borel won his second Derby, and just as in 2007 did it in unreal fashion. In [...]
Barbaro, who entered the Derby undefeated, runs away from the pack, to win the 132nd Kentucky Derby. One of the most iconic horses of all-time, Barbaro had the entire nation watching closely after his injury at the Preakness. The sports world was staggered by his eventual passing and in honor of his memory, Churchill Downs [...]