Crown wouldn't be racing panacea
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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As the refrain goes, racing needs a Triple Crown, and if this is the one it gets, all the better, because people are rooting for this horse, without reservation, unlike in 2008. If California Chrome wins the Triple Crown in the 146th Belmont Stakes on Saturday, it will be well-earned and well-deserved. It’ll be a glorious, transcendent achievement in sports with the potential to not only cast racing in a badly needed positive light, but draw in new fans....