RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • American Pharoah has final Haskell tuneup

    August 1, 2015

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had another easy gallop Saturday morning at Monmouth Park, his final serious exercise before the .75 million Haskell Invitational.

  • Obey wins California Thoroughbred Breeders' at Del Mar

    July 31, 2015

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Obey beat long-shot Later My Love by three-quarters of a length Friday at Del Mar in the 0,000 California Thoroughbred Breeders' Association Stakes for 2-year-old California-bred fillies.

  • Horse trainer Jerry Dutton dies at 87

    July 31, 2015

    Jerry Dutton, a prominent thoroughbred trainer in California for more than 50 years, died Thursday in his native Idaho. He was 87.

  • Tune Me In wins featured race at Monmouth Park

    July 31, 2015

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) Midwest Thoroughbreds Inc.'s Tune Me In held off a late-charging Mr. Jenney to capture the ,000 allowance-optional claiming feature at Monmouth Park on Friday.

  • American Pharoah draws crowd for Haskell gallop

    July 31, 2015

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) Triple Crown winner American Pharoah had an enthusiastic rooting section as he galloped Friday morning in preparation for the .75 million Haskell Invitational.

  • Smart Transition wins 0,000 Curlin Stakes at Saratoga

    July 31, 2015

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Arnold Zetcher's Smart Transition took the lead in mid-stretch and sprinted clear to a 4 3/4-length victory Friday in the 0,000 Curlin Stakes for 3-year-olds at Saratoga Race Course.

  • Little Jerry wins at Del Mar

    July 30, 2015

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Little Jerry edged long-shot Boyett by a nose Thursday in the ,000 feature race at Del Mar.

  • Moonlight Song wins John Morrissey at Saratoga

    July 30, 2015

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Making his first start in nine months, Moonlight Song broke fast and held on, splashing home to a 1 1/4-length win in the 0,000 John Morrissey on Thursday at Saratoga Race Course.

  • American Pharoah 1-5 favorite for Haskell in 8-horse field

    July 30, 2015

    OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a field of eight 3-year-olds for Sunday's .75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

  • Jockey Manuel Franco has minor injuries after Saratoga spill

    July 30, 2015

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Jockey Manuel Franco has minor injuries a day after a frightening spill at Saratoga Race Course, and will be out at least through the weekend.