What To Know About American Pharoah And The Preakness Stakes
On Saturday, Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah will try and win the second race of the prestigious three Triple Crown events.By Matt Moreno | May 15, 2015
Thirteen years ago, Bob Baffert narrowly missed becoming a Triple Crown winning trainer after his horse War Emblem won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness, but came up short in the Belmont Stakes. (Video via Maryland Racing / Preakness Stakes)
In 2015, Baffert will try again. Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah and jockey Victor Espinoza will test their luck at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore Saturday, aiming to win the Preakness Stakes.
American Pharoah beat out Firing Line and Dortmund in the final furlong to win the Kentucky Derby.