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MCKINZIE: ON TAKING ROSARIO OVER SMITH

To be honest, there is not much difference in ability between Hall of Famer Mike Smith and future Hall of Famer Joel Rosario. Both are strong finishers, have an excellent sense of timing, horses always

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MAXIMUM SECURITY ECLIPSE SLIP, SLIDING AWAY

The 3-year-old championship is slipping away from Maximum Security. Even a victory in the Cigar Mile or Clark Handicap might not be enough to vault him back to the status he enjoyed through most of

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Remembering Secretariat on the 30th anniversary of his death. Born: March 30, 1970 - Died: October 4, 1989 photo: secretariat.com
Secretariat winning the 1973 Kentucky Derby photo: kentuckytourism.com
Affirmed defeats Alydar in the 1978 Belmont Horsephotos
Kelso & Forego at Belmont OCT 15, 1983 photo: Mark Berner
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