Kentucky Derby

May 18, 2014

John Clay: Churchill's reputation takes another hit

BALTIMORE — Having captured the first two legs of the Triple Crown, California Chrome came out of Saturday's Preakness Stakes as the clear winner. Churchill Downs was the clear loser. Pimlico's peeling paint and outdated décor can't match Churchill Downs' casino shine, but in the eyes of California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn there's no comparison between the two.

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