Owner Chip McEwen III saw an opportunity to make a difference and he took it and ran with it.
Aqueduct has taken a beating in the press of late, with some New York tabloid writers making the point over and over again that it's not necessarily, well, a palace.
Here are the grades so far on the Road to the Kentucky Derby.
Trainer Todd Pletcher nominated 42 horses to the Triple Crown. But will that get him to the Churchill Downs winner's circle in May?
Here are some things that have been rambling around in my mind while battling cabin fever on another brutally cold day.
Look for the Kentucky Derby winner to return to form Saturday at Saratoga.
Could the 2033 Kentucky Derby be something straight out of a science fiction novel, with clones, maybe even some duplicates of past winners?
Horses that may appear outclassed seem to have a way of finding their way to the Belmont winner's circle.
On paper, the Preakness looks like an easy assignment for Kentucky Derby winner Orb, but there's one horse that can beat him.
The odds were in Todd Pletcher's favor in the Kentucky Oaks when Princess of Sylmar ran to an upset win. Will fortune be so favorable in Saturday's Derby?
When it comes to race, gender and country of origin and Kentucky Derby jockeys, the real question someday might be, When will another American win the race?
When he was a small boy Victor Lebron watched the Kentucky Derby on television and announced to his father that someday he would ride in America's greatest horse race.
The same horse I picked to win the Kentucky Derby on November 24 will be the horse I pick on May 4.
Qualifying for the Kentucky Derby was changed this year, and the new points system ought to have females everywhere up in arms.
You can't name a thoroughbred race horse just anything.
The Tampa Bay Derby was more of the same for the sensational colt Verrazano.